Posts tagged "19 kids and counting"

TLC Officially Cancels “19 Kids & Counting”

Took ‘em long enough. …

By: Megan Reynolds / July 16, 2015

Duggars Insist Their Son Is Not A Pedophile In Megyn Kelly Interview

Last night’s Megyn Kelly interview with Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar was, well, pretty much what we all expected it to be. To Kelly’s credit, the interview wasn’t quite as soft as she promised, though all the more probing questions were attributed to what their “detractors” were saying.

The most striking thing for…

By: Robyn Pennacchia / June 4, 2015

New Police Report Shows Josh Duggar Confessed 3 Times To 7 Acts Of Child Molestation

Ugh ugh ugh, it just keeps getting worse. A new police report obtained by In Touch from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office reveals further details about Josh Duggar’s molestation confession when he was a teenager. This police report features fewer redactions than the previous report, and indicates that Josh actually confessed three times between March…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 3, 2015

Duggar Family To “Share Our Hearts” In Fox News Interview

THUMP. THUMP. THUMP.

Sorry, I was just banging my head against my desk. It seems the Duggar family has decided to grant an interview to none other than Fox News’ Megyn Kelly in which they will discuss the fact that son Josh Duggar molested five girls as a teenager. Michelle Duggar wrote o…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 1, 2015

Remember When Jim Bob Duggar Said Incest Was A Crime Punishable By Death?

Exceptions made for Josh Duggar, who need only write a note of apology to Jesus H. Christ.

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 26, 2015

Jessa Duggar’s Father-In-Law To Josh Duggar: “Hang In There”

Josh Duggar not only has his parents, his wife, fans of “19 Kids and Counting” and presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee in his corner following the revelation that he molested five underage girls when he was a teenager — his sister Jessa’s father-in-law is also defending Josh against the “bloodletting” at the hands of the media.

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 26, 2015

Josh Duggar’s 2008 Incest Joke Pretty Creepy In Retrospect

A joke Josh Duggar made back in 2008 was pretty uncomfortable at the time, but in the wake of the child molestation scandal swirling around him, it’s even more uncomfortable. On an episode of 19 Kids and Counting from that year, Duggar was discussing an upcoming date he had with then-fiancee Anna, Us reports. The…

By: Newser / May 25, 2015

Arkansas Judge Orders Josh Duggar’s Child Molestation Police Report Destroyed

According to the Associated Press, Arkansas police have destroyed the 2006 offense report for Josh Duggar, which detailed how the then-14-year-old had molested five girls, including his sisters, on the orders of Judge Stacy Zimmerman. “As far as the Springdale Police Department is concerned, this report doesn’t exist,” Springdale’s police representative Scott Lewis told AP.

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 23, 2015

As A Survivor Of Child Molestation, I Won’t Forget Josh Duggar’s Victims

You may wonder why someone like myself is writing about this particular issue. I’m writing about this because I was the victim of child sexual abuse. I was also molested by a family member. And as someone who has survived sexual abuse, I feel it is my duty to speak up.

By: Sydney Leathers / May 22, 2015

Michelle Duggar Consults Fertility Doctor Over What Would Be Baby #20

Yup, 47-year-old Michelle Duggar from “19 Kids And Counting” wants to give the ol’ uterus one more try. (Duggar suffered a miscarriage back in 2011 and named the unborn baby Jubilee.) She really doesn’t want to stop on an odd number, you guys. [US Weekly]
Television writer Laura Morelli, who had been married…

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 21, 2014

7 Duggar Family-Approved Courtship Moves

Love is in the air … love and Bible sermons. This next season of “19 Kids & Counting” will feature the courtship of daughter Jessa Duggar, 20, who is being pursued by her Dad- and Jesus-approved beau Ben Seewald for lifelong baby-making. The lovebirds met in church — where else? — and asked their parent…

By: Ami Angelowicz and Jessica Wakeman / September 17, 2013

Evening Quickies: Someone Is Trying To Extort The Duggars!

An Iowa woman has been charged with extortion after she threatened to reveal a “19 Kids and Counting” cast member in “apparently intimate situations.” You mean like holding hands? Scandalous!  Teresa Hunt wanted Discovery Communications for $10,000 or else she would go to magazines with the pic. The female cast member is unspecified, but…

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 7, 2012

The Duggars’ Oldest Son On Track To Surpass His Parents’ Brood Size

On TLC’s “19 Kids and Counting,” Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar put Kate Gosselin and OctoMom to shame. And now it looks like the Duggars’ oldest son, Josh, is following in their power-breeding footsteps. Both he and his wife, Anna, are 22. They had their first baby 13 months ago—a little girl named Mackynzie—and now…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 11, 2010

Michelle Duggar Of “19 Kids And Counting” Wins Mother Of The Year Award

Oh, dear. TLC’s resident brood sow “19 Kids and Counting” star Michelle Duggar has received a “Mother of the Year Award.” Perhaps she is a fine mother to her children, but she is most famous for having many of them — which is not in-and-of-itself a marker of good parenthood at all. It’s silly to…

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 14, 2010