Downey, Bon Jovi kids face their own ...

Downey, Bon Jovi kids face their own demons

There are 6 comments on the USA Today story from Jul 3, 2014, titled Downey, Bon Jovi kids face their own demons. In it, USA Today reports that:

But his bust, headline-making though it was, especially given his dad's long and well-documented issues with drugs, is more the norm than the exception when it comes to children of the famous.

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Since: Jun 14

Riverside, CA

#1 Jul 5, 2014
Robert has always been open about his drug issues,as well as appreciative of the support he was givin. Jon wasn't a drug kinda guy. I don't think you can blame it on the parents. Unless we are talking about Drew Barrymore.:) love her and yes props to her and her accomplishments.

Since: Jun 14

Riverside, CA

#2 Jul 5, 2014
Very True

“A working mom”

Since: Jul 14

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#3 Jul 8, 2014
We can't tell if that is to be blamed to parents or not, but whatever the case would be, should be that education starts at home? Parents should do their duties and responsibilities to their kids, more than anything else whether you're a celebrity or not. Just my two cents.
Pebeamann

Fort Lauderdale, FL

#4 Jul 9, 2014
Some parents are to blame, and some not. Speaking from personal experience on this one, all kids do stupid stuff at some time. I wouldn't say it's the parents fault as far as Jon goes, in the way this article is implying. If Jon was at fault some how, and I don't think he is, it certainly wouldn't be from some example of that type of behavior. At least not from anything I have ever seen/read. I think its more of a peer pressure issue.
elise

Laval, Canada

#5 Aug 10, 2014
mostly u can blame the crowd they hang out with and all people make there own judgements and the new generation kids factor i could go on ..... no for sure not always the parents fault :)
Jons side

Strathfield, Australia

#6 Aug 30, 2014
Not sure why Stephanie was mentioned in this article 2 years after her overdose and clearly doing well

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