Part 1 – RU: Labor Explotation For Jesus

by Mel cross posted from her blog When Cows and Kids CollideMe: The Duggars have opened my eyes to a lot of problems within Fundamentalist Christian health ministries that I'd never heard of before. I wish they would stop getting involved in ministries that are going to kill someone someday. … [Read more...]

Review Part 1 – “Spanking, Why, When, How” by Roy Lessin

This is a review posted at many different websites including at Amazon for this book on spanking in the Christian home.  One of the reasons I am sharing this is that the Duggar family has linked to several of Roy Lessin's books on child training, like "How to be Parents of Happy and Obedient Children" and stated that they use many of the child rearing tips in the book.Since so many people are in complete denial about what Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar believe in and do when the cameras are not rolling we need to educate them. Particularly since in a mere few weeks TLC will start airing 'Counting On', a series of specials focusing on Jill Duggar Dillard and Jessa Duggar in an attempt for … [Read more...]

Jessa Duggar Says Liberal Christians Going To Hell!

by Suzanne TitkemeyerAt least that's what Raw Story claims in their story on Jessa Duggar Seewald's recent Facebook posting - Duggar Daughter Casts Judgement Against Liberal ChristiansWhile I hate giving anyone or anything Duggar-related free publicity by posting their antics here this needs to be examined. What exactly is she attempting to accomplish here? … [Read more...]

Duggar Kama Sutra

Paul Rudnick over at the New Yorker wrote a very funny piece about if the Duggar's wrote a sex manual what it would look like. Especially in light of the fact that no hand holding is allowed in courtship, and side hugs only.One of the funnier bits? … [Read more...]

By Its Cover: The Duggar Book Signing

 by Suzanne Titkemeyer cross posted from her blog True Love Doesn't Rapeor White Privilege, Judgmentalism and Duggars, Oh Boy!Warning: This is long and I talk a great deal about how my daughter was treated by “Good Christians”. These are my impressions, not necessarily the views of anyone else. I didn't say much about Michelle Duggar. Saving that for another post since I'm still sorting out my thoughts upon meeting her.Yesterday I took a little trip from my bungalow in Washington DC/Northern Virginia suburbia to another Northern Virginia section of suburbia to see TLC's “19 Kids & Counting” Duggars up close and in person. I took my college-aged daughter Laura from … [Read more...]