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Why I Refuse to Review Season 4 of Counting On

WARNING: I get rather venomous with my words in this one.  So, y’all homeboys and homegirls, the next season of Counting On is set to begin June 12th. Alas, I am here to announce that I have run out of things … Continue reading

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Duggar News Update: Child Brides, Courting Cads, and PANTS!

Things are getting lubed up in Duggarland as Jim Boob is working overtime now to sell off his barely-of-chronological-aged children into marital slavery bliss! Joy-Anna (who is barely 19, need I remind anyone) is engaged after a less-than-3-month courtship. I … Continue reading

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Counting On, NOT Reviewed: Episode 2.11- I fill out Jim Blob Duggar’s Courtship Questionnaire

In keeping with my strike against reviewing the actual ‘episodes’ of Counting On, as they still seem to be stuck on the concept of using old 19KaC footage and calling it interesting, I am going to be doing what several … Continue reading

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Counting On, Episode 2.7 Reviewed: Drools of Engagement

Oh goody fucking gumdrops, another clip show. About courtship rules. I give up on logic, TLC. Of course, I would bet my soul (if I had one) on the episode not even mentioning Josiah/Marjorie, or even Josh/Holt-girl. That would actually … Continue reading

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Counting On, Episode 2.5 Review: Bah, Who Are You Kidding?! No Surprises Here, Nerds!

Welp, mes amis, here we go again. I sadly did not experience enough of a mental breakdown last week to warrant taking a pass on this episode. I’m pretty sure I would have had to have a meltdown the likes … Continue reading

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Breaking: More Wombfruit for Ben and Jessa!

According to People (the celeb rag for all your famewhore news needs!) the Seewalds are expanding their tribe. Even though the pair have been fake-gushing over adoption since before they even married, it seems that they’re trying their luck with the … Continue reading

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NEWS: Jingeremy Engaged After 1 Month of “Courting”

Confirming what many speculators believed to be more convenient ‘time-manipultion,’ for the sake of advertising for Counting On, Jinger Duggar has announced her engagement to former soccer-player/probably-not-a-virgin Jeremy Vuolo in order to assure the public that we’ll never get to … Continue reading

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Masculinity and the Quiverfull Cult: When No One Wins

Unpopular opinion time! I think that most men in the Quiverfull Society have it pretty hard. Don’t get me wrong! I am NOT saying they have it has hard as the female folk, nor am I saying they suffer in … Continue reading

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Is ALERT Academy a ‘Troubled Teen Industry’ Program?

People who follow the Duggars for whatever reasons have most likely seen the title ‘ALERT Academy’ tossed around at least a few times. It’s been referred to as ‘Gothard’s Boy Scouts’ more often than not, and appears to be the … Continue reading

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If The Seewalds Adopt, The System is Dead

Although I’m still taking these rumors with a grain of salt, supposedly, Jessa and BenBob are taking steps towards filing for adoption. In all honesty, if this ever goes anywhere, I will be horrified and no longer trust any system … Continue reading

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