AOL Blamed My “Distressed” Baby for Benefit Cuts, Mom Says

Deanna Fei

NBC Nightly News


The mother of one of two “distressed babies” cited by AOL chief executive Tim Armstrong as the chief reason behind a controversial plan to change some 401(k) benefits is speaking out, telling NBC Nightly News in her first television interview that the way the policy shift was announced was “completely dehumanizing.”

“When I saw the headlines, it was sort of impossible to process he was talking about my daughter,” Deanna Fei told NBC. “It just seemed so completely dehumanizing. Also, a violation — for singling us out for using the health plan we paid for.”

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