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Gainesville couple's baby weighs in at 14+ pounds

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Updated: 12/23/2013 2:00 pm
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - The third baby may very well be the last for a north Florida couple.

Son Isaiah Lawrence Johnson was born Friday at Gainesville's UF Shands Hospital, weighing in at a whopping 14 pounds 7.6 ounces. He was 22 ½ inches long.

Mother Nicia McNelley told the Gainesville Sun it seemed like it "took forever to get him out."

The baby was born by cesarean section, seven days before his due date. The mother and baby are expected to leave the hospital Monday, just in time for Christmas.

McNelley and Quinta Johnson have two other children, but Isiah was their largest baby - by far.

They live in nearby Keystone Heights.
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imtellin - 12/23/2013 3:27 PM
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mayhaps, if she wasn't so danged fat,, them doctors wouldn't have had to do all that cuttin around it to git the child out ??? mayhaps,, but gots to run an read the storyabout the credit union robbery this morning... we all just saw our taxes increase by 414 pounds !!!

imtellin - 12/23/2013 3:23 PM
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kinda looks like momma tipped the scales around 400 pounds herself !!! wonder how they did it ??? artificial insemination ????

imtellin - 12/23/2013 3:22 PM
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so that means, dcf has to up their foodstamps by 2, for a grand total increase of $300.00 per month !!! wunnerfull !!! didya see the proud poppa ??? grinnin like a chesire cat he is... can smell them t-bones from here !!!
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