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Distraught Angeleno Finds Out His Dad is Charles Manson

ek6b2fna5lo5e565.jpgSo as you sit around the holiday table this week, looking at those spooky weirdos you call family, wondering if being associated with them makes you look bad, marveling how your knuckles don’t seem to be dragging on the floor like the rest of them, think of poor self-described DJ, Matthew Roberts who found out it was Charles Manson who raped his mother 40 years ago.

Here’s the pic of Roberts.

Roberts tells The Sun:

He says: “I didn’t want to believe it. I was frightened and angry. It’s like finding out that Adolf Hitler is your father.

“I’m a peaceful person – trapped in the face of a monster.”

Whole story is here.

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