Because they know he hates kids. Fuck if I'd do that because some soulless fuck wants the attention focused only on him. The kid was in the next room and Howard didn't even bother to go see her. I bet Beth's barren hole was feeling extra dusty during that dinner. http://marksfriggin.com/news.htm#mon Howard said he loves Jimmy and Molly. He said they kept Jane away. He said they know he doesn't want to be around kids. Howard said he knows the kid was in the other room but they were just showing him pictures of her.