“Real Marriage” Review: 65 – 85, ‘The Respectful Wife’

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by Samantha Field cross posted from her blog Defeating the Dragons With a chapter title like that, you just know how much I loved it. I probably should have expected this chapter to be more infuriating than the one devoted to men, but I didn’t. My marginalia has a lot more “WTF” and “BS” (which stands for both bullshitand benevolent sexism; nice how that one worked out) than the last chapter did– and I wish I could talk about a lot more than I have the space for. … [Read more...]

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Washington Post Television Critic Calls Duggar Fans ‘Learning Disabled’

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Interesting bit from Newsbusters.org about a recent live chat held on the Washington Post website with their television critic Hank Stuever. The bulk of Stuever's remarks below: … [Read more...]

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Jessa Duggar Married Ben Seewald Today

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...and of course People Magazine was the media outlet that forked over the big dough to have all the details first. Some are kind of surprising. Some not so much. It had already been announced that they weren't going to have wedding cake, they wanted a ice cream sundae bar instead. Hey, different strokes. Smacks of a teeny tiny (hopeful here) bit of thought rebellion.People Magazine - Three Surprising Things Not At Jessa Duggar's Wedding The couple, who wrote their own wedding vows, were saving their very first kiss until after they'd said they were married. But they had a surprise for the crowd eagerly waiting to see them lock lips on stage after Pastor Mike Schadt introduced them as … [Read more...]

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News: Are The Duggars Against Basic Civil Rights?

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by Vyckie Garrison - Founder of NLQ The Duggars, who are featured in the TV show “19 Kids and Counting,” have so far donated $10,000 toward the campaigns of the three most outspoken opponents to Fayetteville’s new Civil Rights Administration ordinance. The Duggars gave $2,000 to John La Tour, and $4,000 to both Joshua Crawford and Paul Phaenuef. … [Read more...]

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News: Mars Hill Churches Splitting From Mars Hill Organization

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The Great Pumpkin came early today. Mark Driscoll's church head organization, Mars Hill Church Organization, one of the largest Evangelical churches in the country, is shutting their doors as of January 1, 2015. All the Mars Hill churches will be spun off into their own independent churches not under any other oversight.What's up with that? Dave Bruskas of Mars Hill leadership is saying this is for the good of those local individual churches in his letter to the members posted on the Mars Hill Church websiteVery curious considering the last time we saw a major ministry and popular pastor completely abandon ship like this was Doug Phillips and Vision Forum just before the woman he is … [Read more...]

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Not Quoting Quiverfull: Who is the Monster Here?

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by Suzanne TitkemeyerSlate magazine has a columnist named Prudence who gives advice on the things plaguing our modern world. A few weeks ago she had a doozy of a column from a member of the 1%. The lady was complaining about the less affluent children coming into her neighborhood to trick or treat.You might have already seen the letter about today's holiday, Halloween. Here's the original letter. … [Read more...]

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Preparing To Be A Help Meet: Birth Control & Pregnancy – Part 2

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by Mel cross posted from her blog When Cows and Kids CollideDebi marches out some new oddities today. … [Read more...]

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Jessa Duggar’s Wedding & Assorted Duggar News

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It's an All-Duggars week leading into the November sweeps television ratings race. Rather than having a do a separate posting for each bit of Duggar-doings we're listing them in one place.Last night's episode featured Jill and Derick Dillard's wedding and currently filming is ongoing for next season featuring plans for a home birth of the Dillard's baby boy - … [Read more...]

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Preparing To Be A Help Meet – Knowledge – Pregnancy and Birth Control Part 1

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by Mel cross posted from her blog When Cows and Kids CollideThe next two posts show what kind of train wrecks occur when science and health education are neglected. … [Read more...]

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Quoting Quiverfull: That Magic Brain Machine & Addictions Part 1

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