Posts tagged "polygamy"

“Sister Wives” Star Says She Was Catfished By Woman Pretending To Be A Man

Meri Brown admits to having had an “emotional affair” with a woman pretending to be a man, but says she’s speaking out in hopes of warning others about catfishing. …

Robyn Pennacchia | October 5, 2015 - 5:30 pm

We Aren’t Seriously Talking About Legalizing Group Marriage, Are We?

Aren’t race and trans* rights sort of bigger issues right now?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 9, 2015 - 10:00 am

Fox Host Wonders: “Can Three People Get Married Now?”

Welp, we guess some idiot had to be the first to say it.

Robyn Pennacchia | June 26, 2015 - 7:00 pm

Former FLDS Member Gets Pelted With Live Chickens While Coming For Her Kids

Sabrina Tetzner, a former member of the Warren Jeffs polygamous radical Mormon sect of the The Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (FLDS), recently received sole custody…

Katrin Higher | April 11, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Saudi Woman Convinces Fiancé To Marry Her Two Best Friends As Well

Here’s a twist on polygamy for you. A Saudi woman told her fiancé that she would marry him on the condition that he would also marry her two best friends,…

Ami Angelowicz | May 2, 2013 - 11:20 am

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

The Soapbox: In Marriage Equality, Three Shouldn’t Be A Crowd

When a public notary in Sao Paulo, Brazil, authorized a civil union between one man and two women, neither she nor the triad expected to make headlines. Now, three months…

Carrie Nelson | September 10, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Natalie Kenly & Rachel Oberlin — All About Charlie Sheen’s “Goddesses”


Charlie Sheen just can’t stop talking, can he? Over the weekend, he invited…

Kate Torgovnick/ | March 2, 2011 - 1:00 pm

I Want To Have A Four-Way

Sometimes I get to watching shows about polygamy and find myself imagining for a moment what that would be like. If I don’t feel like cooking, no problem! A sister…

The Stir | December 26, 2010 - 8:00 pm

How I Escaped Polygamy

I pulled the curtain back from the living room window in my small adobe home and stared at the dirt road winding down the little hill into Los Molinos. In…

Lemondrop | October 19, 2010 - 8:45 pm

“Sister Wives” Hubby Doesn’t Want To Go To Jail

“I just hope they don’t put me in jail for loving four women.”
—Kody Brown of “Sister Wives” on the fact that the Utah County Attorney is currently deciding whether…

Kate Torgovnick/ | October 14, 2010 - 4:50 pm

“Sister Wives” Preview: Much Ado Over A Kiss

So, I think we can all agree that, aside from the fact that the Browns are being investigated for bigamy, TLC’s “Sister Wives” is a tad too snoozy for…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 30, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Fall TV Guide: “Sister Wives,” The Real-Life “Big Love”

Last night, I had dinner over at my mom’s apartment with my brother and his girlfriend and we got to talking about reconsidering the legality (or illegality) of plural…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 27, 2010 - 5:45 pm

Woman Finds Photos On Facebook Of Her Husband Marrying Another Woman—Or Did She?

On Tuesday, Lynn France went on the “Today Show” to share what she calls…

Kate Torgovnick/ | August 5, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Utah Women Go Through A Lot To Get Married

There must really be a man shortage in Utah because some women have resorted to dire measures to find husbands. Take, for instance, sisters Katie and Priscilla Churcher, who are…

Annika Harris | July 20, 2009 - 7:40 pm

Quickies!: Kelly Osbourne Arrested, A Very Bloody “Valentine,” & J.Lo’s Ring Returns

Kelly Osbourne was arrested in conjunction with her assault incident with gossip columnist Zoe Griffin in August. [Just Jared]
Kiefer Sutherland revealed recently that there will only be one more…

Annika Harris | January 19, 2009 - 9:59 pm

Quickies!: There’s A Thin Line Between Warren Jeffs & Hugh Hefner

Alisa Leonard-Hansen has a point that there isn’t much of a difference between polygamy and Hugh Hefner’s lifestyle. Video above! [I’m Just Sayin’]
An 88-year-old woman grabbed a…

Persia Ali | December 31, 2008 - 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

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