Is the economy so bad that people are killing their children, their elders, their mothers for insurance money or, in this case, social security and retirement checks? Well, to be fair, in this woman’s case, her mother had already passed on. But, rather than get her mom from the nursing home and take her to a funeral parlor, she figured she’d cut some corners. She took her mother home and cremated her on a makeshift barbecue pit. Can you believe it? This is 2008 and folk are making burnt offerings of their family members and consoling themselves with their money. What level of sickness are you working with when you’re capable of committing such a crime? That just scratches the surface of the mayhem though. Read here for the gruesome details.