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Tyler Perry, the mostcommercially successful African-American filmmaker of our time, provokespolarized discussion in the African-American community: People like my mom lovehis broad, religious-themed, light-hearted fare whereas I am on record ashaving once said, “If there were a license for filmmaking, [his] would berevoked.” Meet the black female director who aims to restore nuance andcultural balance to our moviegoing awareness.

Shocking footage taken in Alpharetta, Georgia last Thursday shows a mother relaxing by a pool while her two sons play in the water. The scene quickly changes from fun to frightening when one son warns her about a tree about to fall on her.

"I was sitting at the pool relaxing and reading a book while watching my two sons swim, when I heard a tree cracking and then my son yelled 'Run mom!' so I bolted out of my chair right before a huge tree fell right on the chair I was sitting on," the mother said, according to Viral Hog.

"Our home security camera captured the whole thing!"

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