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Sonya Barge
Sonya Barge’s 3-year-old son, Markie, died in 1998 from an unintentional shooting in Missouri. She is a spokesperson for the ASK Campaign, Asking Saves Kids, a campaign created by the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence in collaboration with the American Academy of Pediatrics. National ASK Day is June 21 and reminds parents and caregivers of the importance of asking if there are unlocked or loaded guns in the homes where children play.

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The One Question I Wish I'd Asked My Children's Babysitter Before It Was Too Late

(122) Comments | Posted June 21, 2014 | 11:43 AM

My son Markie is a character. He is a short, little guy who loved basketball. In fact, he got mad at me once for making him go to bed instead of letting him watch the NBA finals. One night, I found him -- at age three -- cooking something in...

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