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This mam craftily used Pokémon Go to get her son to do some housework

Lies make baby Pikachu cry.

IT’S ALREADY INSPIRED cutting signs and half the country to lose the plot over the weekend.

But now mams have tagged that they can use Pokémon Go to their advantage.

As 16-year-old Renzo just found out


He was off catching Pokémon all day, so his mam told him there was a Pikachu in her room. But when he got there, she presented him with his dirty dishes to take downstairs

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Once he shared it on Twitter, the mam got all the applause

And we’re all on the mams side here

Once it was picked up by some mega Twitter accounts, this has become something of a cautionary tale for all Pokémon Go players.

Parents sudden enthusiasm for Pikachu might be masking an ulterior motive.

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David Elkin

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