HATE CRIME

Crazy Texan Old Lady Attacks Son’s Friend With Cane, Calls Him Gay Slur

At the tender age of 71, Wanda Derby still has the energy to attack her son’s friend with her cane, call him a homophobic slur, and tell him he “has AIDS and is going to kill her son.”

The Star-Telegram reports that Derby, of Richland Hills, Texas, has been charged with a hate crime in the matter.

The attack went down Wednesday, after she got wind of the fact that her son was moving out and into the friend’s apartment. It’s unclear if her son is gay and was moving in with this dude, or if he was just tired of her crazy and wanted to get the heck away from her.

Derby has a pretty hilarious Facebook page littered with cantankerous overshares about her neighbors, sons, and politics. Here’s what she posted on the day of the attack:

Derby was free Thursday afternoon on $11,500 bail, at which point she posted a “Don’t Mess With Texas” image to her Facebook wall.

Photos via Richland Hills PD, Facebook

UPDATE: Here’s a TV report of what happened, which has comment on what happened from the next-door neighbor Lloyd Guerrero, who is gay, but none from Derby or her son.

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21 Comments

  • Marcus

    Looks like the dried up old cunt made her Facebook wall private already.

  • Auntie Mame

    And she’s not voting for Obama. She points this out in about half of her FB posts.

  • Curtis

    Well.. it is comforting to know that her, and everyone else like her will fade into history soon enough.

  • RomanHans

    > “He will never get another thing from me or his dad.”

    Fingers crossed that includes ignorance and looks.

  • Mike

    Poor thing had a “strock” on March 3.

  • Bailey

    Oh lookie, she worked for the Red Cross (christian zealot organization)

  • Marie Cohn

    That should be: “_Normal_ Texan Old Lady . . .”

  • Ben

    Wow she is pretty crazy…she seems to attack a lot of people on and off facebook. I thought that facebook has some policy againest hate??

  • Freddie

    Lloyd Guerrero is smokin’ hot! I need to head down to Texas and get me a cowboy.

  • B

    No. 1 · Auntie Mame wrote, “And she’s not voting for Obama. She points this out in about half of her FB posts.”

    She’s not going to vote against Obama either if she gets convicted before the election, given that she is charged with a felony!

  • tj

    I would have slapped the white trash btch down…

  • FunMe

    Thanks (or no thanks) to Ronald Reagan, we now know what CRAZY/LUNATIC people that belong institutions look like and act like.

  • FunMe

    Oh my gosh, she is a MENTAL CASE! I looked at her facebook and her previous employment includes:

    Mental Health Mental Retardation Tarrant County
    Admin. Asst. Chief Financial Officer · Jun 1986 to Aug 1999 · Fort Worth, Texas

  • foulmouthgandhi

    The old homophobic bigots & sexists will be dead soon and their tainted progeny will be out numbered. Just wanted to point out the positive. ;)

  • Ogre Magi

    @Freddie: Save a horse, ride a cowboy!

  • J Stratford

    Loyd is hawt! There I said it. Too bad he wants to be in the closet, and my gaydar never works, so I wont know it if I meet him.

  • Marty

    @J Stratford: He’s totally out

  • Dirty Ole Man

    The good news is that Texas authorities got it right, considering that state elected Rick Perry.

  • Steve

    She reminds me of my lovers sainted mother, who used to swear like a sailor while she was trying to hit me with her cane….

  • mike

    hope they lock her up for awile maybe she will think twice before she does something like that again

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