He's a 31 year old immigrant construction worker, caught up in the housing slump.
His wife, also a 31 year old immigrant, has given him 8 children, ages 4 months to 13 years.
They are in desperate economic circumstances.
Yes, people should help if they want to.
But, wouldn't "Couple had too many kids, too young" be a more appropriate headline? Followed by a story warning teen girls and boys of the consequences of such actions?