Originally Posted by Rowe
I've seen/heard this story so many times it annoys me.
This really sounds like a troll post
The kid's mom tossed him away, and another family helped him out. That's what actually happened.
The story doesn't pretend that the color of the skin is what saved the kid.
Edit: Of course I understand the points you are trying to make, and that sort of thing you are annoyed about may apply in some other situations, but it's a real reach to apply it here in this particular case.