Posts tagged "big love"

Pray Tell: I Watch “Sister Wives” For The Daughters, Not The Wives

Pray Tell is The Frisky’s new biweekly column about the intersection of religion and women’s lives. 

The third season of the TLC series “Sister Wives” premiered this week.

Lilit Marcus | November 21, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Chloe Sevigny Needs Therapy After “The Brown Bunny,” Not Into Sex Scenes Anymore

“What’s happened with that is all very complicated. There are a lot of emotions. I’ll probably have to go to therapy at some point. But I love Vincent. The film…

Kate Torgovnick/ | December 20, 2010 - 8:45 pm

“Sister Wives” Brings A Real-Life “Big Love” Family To TLC

Because TLC seems determined for there to be no kind of alternative family left intact, they’re bringing us “Sister Wives.” Which could basically be called “Big Love: The Reality Show.”…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 9, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Quickies: Chloë Sevigny Regrets Criticizing “Big Love” & The Prostidude Quits

Chloë Sevigny regrets and apologizes for critiquing “Big Love.” She blames the outburst on exhaustion and provocation by the reporter. [Ausiello Files]…

Edo Chorm | March 29, 2010 - 9:00 pm

Quotable: Chloë Sevigny Says “Big Love” Sucked This Season

“It was awful this season, as far as I’m concerned. I’m not allowed to say that! [Gasps.] It was very telenovela. I feel like it kind of got away from…

Annika Harris | March 26, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Huge “Big Love” Spoiler Alert!

In other words, if you want to live in complete ignorance of a possible plot point in the next season of the HBO show, stop reading now. Remember how Ben,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 13, 2009 - 12:50 pm

Oprah Has Big Love For Big Hair

This weekend, I posted a how to on my hairdo, the pompadour. But even after seven years of stylin’, I ain’t got nothin’ on these FLDS polygamists. Heck,…

Simcha | March 31, 2009 - 3:00 pm

The Sexiest Shows On Television

Soft-core porn used to be reserved for pay-per-view channels like Skin-imax, but now it’s all over the boob tube! And it’s not Lifetime movie-esque storylines with wives in floral print…

Simcha | February 3, 2009 - 9:00 pm

Man With 86 Wives Defies Government Divorce Order

We’ve all dated cocky guys, but Mohammed Bello takes the cake! About a month ago, we here at The Frisky were befuddled by the story of a Nigerian man with

Simcha | September 2, 2008 - 7:30 pm

Big, Big Love: One Man, 86 Wives

While three sister wives may seem like one big, happy family on Big Love, try having 86! Mohammed Bello Abubakar, an 84-year-old Muslim preacher in Nigeria, has married more women…

Simcha | August 11, 2008 - 12:30 pm

Polyamory Gets A Guidebook

Shortbus, Swingtown, Kinsey, the media does a great job of making polyamory seem sexy. After all, who doesn’t want to get the most bang for their buck? Open relationships sound…

Simcha | July 9, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Slideshow: We Want To Be Sister Wives With Ginnifer Goodwin

Maybe that’s a politically incorrect way to put our love for Ginnifer Goodwin, considering the current polygamy scandal in the news, but I think you get the point. She plays…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 24, 2008 - 3:00 pm

Polygamist Compound Raided

While it may take until 2009 for HBO’s hot hit Big Love to start its third season, there’s some real life polygamy drama going down in Texas and Warren Jeffs…

Simcha | April 7, 2008 - 2:30 pm