Jill Duggar becomes a Dillard: A fable

In the balmy days of summer, Jill Duggar decides that she can no longer do only side hugs with Derick Dillard. They pledged to do front hugs forever. And so the pickles were flowing. And the doves flew. And the tater tots were crisped. The Bibles were literally interpreted. And the Aussie Instant Freeze was frozen.… » 6/23/14 10:27am 6/23/14 10:27am

How are the Duggars dealing with the Gothard sex scandal?

If there is anything that the Duggars love more than tater tot casserole and Aussie Instant Freeze Hairspray, it is the Institute of Basic Life Principles (which is the umbrella organization that runs, among other things, the Advanced Training Institute, providing homeschoolers with a Bible Based curriculum, including… » 5/27/14 12:22pm 5/27/14 12:22pm

Duggar Recap! Couple's Weekend! (Episode 2 of 2)

So, we just finished watching a Duggar Episode where Ben's boring sister gushed over how sweet and devoted Jessa Duggar is. Now, I don't know the Bible that well but that kind of delusion borders on venal sin territory. If by sweet and devoted they mean "smirky and disengaged," well then... maybe. Jessa also said that… » 5/21/14 9:44pm 5/21/14 9:44pm

Duggar Recap! Something New (Episode 1 of 2)

Ok, so last week we ended on the momentous news of Jill's courtship and unlike SOME people, Jill seems like she totally wants to.... make her potential husband... Quiverfull. So enthusiastic that smirky Jessa is smirking more than usual. She knows. Jennifer knows. Jana knows. Josh David knows. Any Duggar worth their… » 5/21/14 6:58pm 5/21/14 6:58pm