Octomom Nadya Suleman Enters Orange Rehab After Her Father's DUI Concerns Surface

What seemed like hours after the news that Nadya Suleman's father had expressed concern for his 14 grandchildren because, he claimed, his daughter could be driving under the influence with some of them aboard, Octomom checked herself into an Orange rehab for Xanax addiction. "Sometimes she starts drinking vodka, whatever, so maybe she should not be driving," Ed Doud is reportedly heard saying on a voicemail message.

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RadarOnline obtained the voicemail Suleman's father is said to have left with Gina M. Bryson, the Rossmoor mother who often volunteered to watch Octomom's children.

"Gina, this is me, Ed. I'm worried about Nadya," Doud is heard saying. "She's not answering the phone. And I really worry about her. Sometimes she starts drinking vodka, whatever, so maybe she should not be driving."


"I could pick up the kids tomorrow, I mean the big kids. I don't know what to say. I have no idea what to say. She cannot drive the kids and drive herself and drive back here."

The Radar report includes a photo of Octomom passed out--allegedly from too much drink--and a video where Suleman is seen conceding to Bryson she is too drunk to drive her children home. Bryson has said she has seen Suleman drunk on wine and her apparently drink of choice, vodka and cranberry juice.

It should also be noted that Natalie lost her driver's license in February for driving the wrong way on a one-way street and then failing to appear to her court hearing.

After Bryson emerged as one of the nannies who expressed concerns to authorities about the kids' living conditions in their then-La Habra home and the alleged sexual abuse of a younger sibling by an older brother, porn performer Suleman and her ex-adult film star manager Gina Rodriguez turned to the gossip press to accuse the accusers of essentially not being nannies at all but gold diggers. None of those seeking safe care for the children have made money off their allegations, which have produced official investigations but no charges to date.

One of those gossip sites, Harvey Levin's TMZ, broke the news that into the Chapman House Drug Rehabilitation Center in Orange over the weekend after acknowledging she's become dependent on Xanax, a prescription mother's little helper that helps fight anxiety.

TMZ followed up with a report from Bryson that claims at least one of Octomom's older children has watched her masturbation video.

Oh, speaking of the children--hey, anyone remember them?--care for them was reportedly split between three nannies and two friends while momma detoxes. Those would presumably be real nannies and not the nannies who are not nannies at all after they finger Suleman for putting 14 young human lives in harm's way.

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OMG !!! Since the state of California is basically supporting those 14 kids...  when are they going to take them away from her and put them in homes where they can get the love and parental attention they need.....  All I see in print is " who is getting a cut of her money or who is reporting her for crap" !!!   Get those kids away from this psycho before she kills one of them!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


That picture of her with those fat botox lips is the stuff of nightmares.

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Oh Brother-looks like her "rep" Rodriguez is backpedaling now on the Xanax addiction! She seems to be telling some media (Like NY Daily News) that her client is NOT addicted but wanted a treatment program to help her deal with anxiety WITHOUT Xanax! Problem with that is rehab programs like the one Suleman allegedly entered @ Chapman are 12 step based. #1 is to admit you have a problem (chemical or alcohol DEPENDENCY). People do not check in to 30 (0r 28) day residential treatment programs to "take classes". There are plenty of out patient programs to help with anxiety or panic attacks. You enter rehab because you are an addict!

Oh and Hallelujia or praise to Allah or whoever-Guess her dad Ed checked out of his program as fast as he checked in. Will his daughter soon follow in his footsteps now that she discovers she does not have a drug/alcohol problem but only has a problem with anxiety?? I guess they accomplished their #1 mission: MORE PUBLICITY. No reason to hang around in rehab when there is shopping and Brazilian Blow Jobs to be getting etc.. Rodriguez is the one who started the Xanax addiction story with her pals at TMZ ut now she want's to "soften" it, and spin in another direction.

These poor kids have to be subjected to these_________'s.

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Hehehe, Matt, you called her Natalie. That's her bankruptcy documents name and I guess her driver's license name too. Wonder if she's "Natalie" at rehab.


This rehab situation is very strange. I am wondering if Gina Rodriguez would have ever told TMZ Nadya was in rehab if she hadn't known Radar was about to publish the shocking drunk-Nadya story from Gina Bryson. (The word we are getting on the grapevine is that Nadya and Rodriguez were tipped off that the story would run.)  When she heard about it, Rodriguez needed to do some fast damage control. If the Radar article hadn't been published on Oct. 30 and there had been no need to sell TMZ a rehab story, then what? Did Rodriguez think Nadya could just disappear for 30 days and nobody would notice? Did she think nobody would worry about the children?


In some aspects this doesn't look like a legit rehab stay at all, more like a vacation, since Nadya was live (via webcam) on deeyoon.com on Sunday Oct. 28 doing debates for 90 minutes. If she'd been doing this web show from her room in the rehab center, wouldn't she be looking pretty irritable, as she was starting to go into withdrawal from her Xanax/liquor? But she looked like her normal self during the debates, not in any distress.


Gina Rodriguez is not in a position to call anyone a gold digger. She makes 20% from everything she books Nadya to do, including pond-scummy things like riding Howard Stern's diddle machine on video.  (Hopefully Nadya's older children have not found that performance on the Internet yet!) She also makes her 20% from sales of pictures and videos of the children, since she arranges the publication of these images. She just sold a new picture of the octuplets lined up on the sofa to TMZ, which they published on Oct. 30. How does she think she's any better than the nannies she accuses of ratting out Nadya for the money? She exploits Nadya and the children herself and is quite content to sit back, count her money and call innocent people greedy plotters.



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I've seen an Instagram where a CVS clerk rung her up back in August for her purchase of vodka. He said she was "sxxx faced drunk".


Apparently Xanax is only part of her problem. 

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Vodka + xanax + automobiles = disaster.



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new Radar article says (duh) she has major psychological problems NOT substance abuse problems? Because she doesn't fit the "typical profile" of having a family history (LOL) of it. This source must not know what's up with Ed then! Otherwise I agree!

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The "close" source reads like it IS either Ed  or Angela. Do sources get paid for absurdly disprovable lies like this?

Probably the point is to try to establish that she is not mentally responsible enough to be prosecuted for what's being looked into. Although I don't know why Ed Doud, Angela Suleman, Jeff Czech and above all enabler Gina Rodriguez, probably drooling over being busy booking post rehab interviews,  might not be.


The question remains how Kaiser and OC CPS who had her incubating for a few months right there under their noses could have ever seen fit to release 8 infants to ....well, you know the drill. Too bad they knew it too and it didn't seem to matter to a bunch of people who take a pledge to do no harm.

Just keep in mind if only ONE caseworker in all those social services out of the many Suleman cashed in on in the ten years before that had done their job correctly this all might not have happened. And now it will cost millions and millions and go on for possibly another fifty years as some of these kids go into the next generation of being life-time welfare dependent. 


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What a mess.  Just a few weeks after scaming for cash and furniture because she was broke and nearly homeless she emerged with a 5000 sq ft home, nannies and a security team.   Her rebranding begins with a fresh start in her new home and her claims that all sharp objects have been removed from the kids arsenal.  She has several days of home tours letting cameras in to take a peek.  The articles turn out to be more of game where you try to guess the difference in the photos.  The very first photo of the children's bathroom all the drawers are there but just days later in a different photo shoot a drawer is missing and there are no light bulbs in the big vanity mirror.  First photos of the kitchen in her new home everything is lovely, days later and the pictures show a kitchen drawer is already missing there.  Allegations of sexual abuse, obvious neglect, pictures and video of her drunk and passed out ...what the hell, please someone save those children.

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I've followed this situation in the press for 4 years mostly out of continuing disbelief.

First and foremost that it would take 4 years for just one person to do the right thing by these helpless innocent kids.

And that turned out to be the wonderful Gina Bryson who has proved integrity is not extinct in readers; not nearly as much it is in journalism.


Why this story ever was positioned to be about Nadya Suleman and not the plight of the 14 kids that she whelped and then ignored when they didn't provide for her the life style to which she prefers to be accustomed, has never been fully explained.

Nor has anything else in coverage of this narcissistic sociopath. All the press has done is parrot her delusional story line. Intact unchanged today exactly as it as been from the very first lying interview. None of it true and none of it challenged by any level of investigative press, from snarky gossip sites to bastions like the New York Times and the trendy disappointment of the Huffington Post..

This welfare thief, in every sense,  has stolen everything from her own 14 kids. Their money, their childhood and even their tiny voices, again literally. Now she want to steal the little bit of happiness a truly nurturing selfless woman, one of those strangers who show us what the kindness of strangers really means, has only been briefly able to show them.


No journalistic outlet  has done what we all assume the press is supposed to do for a living: fact-check claims and report the truth.


Matt Coker seems to be the only one who has come closest and he is still barely in shouting range of what has gone on. And what has gone on -- the needless suffering of 14 neglected kids right in the middle of the limelight-- has gone on BECAUSE no one has reported the truth and everyone has for four very long dull years just kept parroting whatever the same old circular spin Suleman periodically spouts at the behest of her 20 percent agent Gina "Backdoor" Rodriguez. Who apparently cares so much for for the well-being of 14 trapped impoverished kids she is willing to take a percentage of  cashing in on smearing the only kind hand extended so far palm down not palm up towards these kids..

Gina Bryson is the kind of hero that Americans aspire to be. Gina Rodriguez has bragged about just where she takes it , in the way of aspirations.


You are what you choose to do.


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I wouldn't presume the detox "nannies" are legit. They may just be part of Octo's entourage/enablers.

Some folks are wondering if she's actually in rehab at all or just laying low with her father conveniently unavailable for comment while some of this blows over. (word on the street is that he is also in another rehab). Remember her manager sells sanitized stories to TMZ weekly to keep her in the media. This could be just another cooked up stunt. Question: How could she be in rehab on Sunday,

October 28 (or before according to AP on 10/23) if she was doing a LIVE debate on the same day??

Either date there is something fishy (as usual). 

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I don't get it this complete piece of shit gets a free trip to Rehab? Chapman House decides to take her in for free for the publicity. Wonderful. Makes me feel real good about the money I spent to be in there. 

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She should be in prison- I hear they have an effective rehab program there.

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 @toriroxme Honestly, as a mother and grandmother, those kids must  be taken from her. The damage already done is beyond words. OMG, so hard to believe this whole story. No one could make it up, right?

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