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'19 Kids' Star Josh Duggar Is Coming Under Fire As Ben Seewald's Dad Lets Loose On His Thoughts

8/31/2015 1:43pm EDT
Josh Duggar Blasted By Ben Seewald's Dad: '19 Kids And Counting'
It would appear that the tide has turned when it comes to support for Josh Duggar and the "19 Kids and Counting" clan. Josh's recent revelations that he had been unfaithful to his wife Anna and had accounts on the affair-arranging website Ashley Madison has seemingly turned even some of the family's biggest supporters away from them.

Most of those within or tied to the "19 Kids and Counting" family have stayed quiet in the wake of Josh Duggar's latest scandal. However, one extended family member has now decided to comment on the situation and put his name behind what he says.

As Duggar sh...
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Anna Duggar Kept Silent After Josh Duggar Cheating Scandal?

8/30/2015 10:50am EDT
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More dark Duggar family secrets are revealed in this week's issue of PEOPLE as Anna Duggar's siblings beg her to leave husband Josh, who confessed to being unfaithful and to an addiction to pornography after he was exposed in the massive hack of cheating website Ashley Madison.

"She doesn't get mad," a Duggar family source tells PEOPLE. "It is not godly for a woman to get mad. She is not allowed to."

Like her mother-in-law, Michelle, "she is very quiet," says the source. "She even talks like her, really soft."

Meanwhile, several of her siblings begged her to leave Josh, even offering to ...
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Rumor Patrol: What Rumors This Week Were Real Or Fake

8/29/2015 2:03pm EDT
Rumor Patrol: Josh Duggar 'Rehab' Is Glorified Work Camp, Celeb
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Josh Duggar's "Rehab" A Christian Work Camp: Reportedly, the Duggar family has decided once again to send their son to a faith-based work camp to sort out his demons. The last time the family made this decision to "cure" Josh was after he revealed he had molested five underage girls at his family's home in Arkansas.

Verdict: True! According to Gawker, the Christian-based, North Love Baptist Church-af...
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Why Are Anna Duggar's Parents Making Her Stay With Her Husband?

8/28/2015 10:10am EDT
Anna Duggar's Parents Making Her Stay With '19 Kids And Counting
Anna Duggar's parents are reportedly more extreme religious zealots than the "19 Kids and Counting" Duggar clan.

It has been little over a week since it was revealed that her husband, Josh Duggar, admitted to an addiction to pornography, two accounts on the Ashley Madison website and cheating on his five-month-pregnant wife.

It's since been announced that Josh Duggar has entered a long-term rehabilitation program, leaving Anna and their four young kids alone to pick up the pieces of their lives in public, while Duggar deals with his demons.

Reportedly, it's Anna Duggar's parents who are ...
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Is Jim Bob Duggar Preventing Josh's Wife From Talking To Outsiders?

8/27/2015 7:15am EDT
Jim Bob Duggar Dictates Anna's Every Move: Josh's Wife 'Has Litt
Jim Bob Duggar appeared to have a gentle demeanor when he was on his family's now-cancelled reality show 19 Kids and Counting. However, a new report from People states he controls his wife and family "like a dictator" and no one challenges him when he says his favorite word — "no."

Now that yet another scandal has surfaced about the Duggar's eldest son, Josh, there are growing concerns that Jim Bob is using his power to keep control over Josh's wife, Anna Duggar.

Anna, who gave birth to the couple's fourth child just weeks before Josh admitted to infidelity and a porn addiction, may not h...
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Josh Duggar Seeks Treatment

8/26/2015 1:31pm EDT
Josh Duggar Checks Into Rehab After Admitting To Cheating, Being
"19 Kids And Counting" star Josh Duggar has checked into rehab following a confession that he used the Ashley Madison website to cheat on his wife, Anna. Duggar entered the "long-term treatment" center on Tuesday.

It's unclear what he's receiving treatment for -- sex addiction?

His parents, Jim Bob and Michelle, said in a statement on their official website: "We are so thankful for the outpouring of love, care and prayers for our family during this most difficult situation with Josh. As parents we are so deeply grieved by our son’s decisions and actions.

"His wrong choices have deeply ...
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Here's Another Shocking Revelation About Josh Duggar

8/26/2015 9:31am EDT
Josh Duggar Reportedly Cheated On His Pregnant Wife With A Porn
A new report claims Josh Duggar had sexual encounters with a porn star while his wife Anna was pregnant. An insider reveals to Radar Online that X-rated star Danica Dillon is telling friends the two of them hooked up.

After Radar revealed that Duggar "liked" Dillon on his secret Facebook page, Dillon opened up to friends about the relationship. The source says: "She claimed he reached out to her online. Without saying much, she hinted that there were even secret hotel sessions!"

The encounters reportedly took place while Anna was expecting.

A photo posted by Danica Dillon (@danicadillo...
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The Duggar Family Laying Low In Wake Of Latest Scandal

8/25/2015 12:40pm EDT
Anna And Josh Duggar Reportedly Staying Close To Home In Wake Of
The Duggar family of “19 Kids and Counting” is laying low in the wake of the latest scandal to hit the headlines. Josh Duggar's admission that he was unfaithful to his wife Anna has put the Duggars back in the news. Sources are now revealing a bit about how the family is handling this fresh exposure.

Entertainment Tonight shares that most of the Duggar family decided to skip the last service at their regular place of worship, Cross Church in Arkansas. Interestingly, it seems that senior pastor Ronnie Floyd focused on infidelity during this sermon.

While Jill Duggar Dillard shared a link t...
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How Is Anna Duggar Dealing With The Latest Scandal?

8/24/2015 6:30pm EDT
'19 Kids' Star Anna Duggar Reportedly Struggling As Wedding Anni
"19 Kids and Counting" fans are thinking of Anna Duggar in the wake of the new Josh Duggar scandal. His Ashley Madison account reveal, and statement confirming he'd been unfaithful, has left the Duggar family shaken. Though Josh's wife Anna has yet to publicly address the new scandal, insiders are said to be sharing some updates.

According to Gossip Cop, Anna Duggar is struggling as the couple's seventh wedding anniversary approaches. At this point, insiders are indicating that Anna plans to stay in the marriage. However, she's said to be having a very hard time with these latest revelatio...
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Is Jessa Duggar Upset Over Her Ignored Pregnancy?

8/24/2015 12:40pm EDT
'19 Kids And Counting' Jessa Duggar Acting Out After Pregnancy O
''19 Kids and Counting' star Jessa Duggar is upset that her pregnancy is being overshadowed by the scandals surrounding brother Josh Duggar, so the former reality star is acting out on social media.

Where Duggar used to post on social media every few days, she is now maintaining a constant presence on Instagram, showing off her baby bump, her activities and the day-to-day life of herself and husband Ben Seewald.

Reportedly Duggar is angry that her pregnancy won't be given the same attention older sister Jill's did while she was pregnant with son Israel David.

According to People, the thi...
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Rumor Patrol: Find Out What Rumors Were True Or False This Week

8/22/2015 4:00pm EDT
Rumor Patrol: Josh Duggar Paid To 'Guarantee' Affair, Ice T And
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Josh Duggar Paid To "Guarantee" Affair On Ashley Madison?: "19 Kids and Counting" star Josh Duggar has confessed to cheating on his wife Anna and admitting to an Internet pornography addiction. But did he also sign up for a special "affair guarantee" on the Ashley Madison dating site for cheaters?.

Verdict: True! According to account information obtained by Gawker, Duggar, 27, had two different Ashley ...
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Josh Duggar's Infidelity Goes Beyond Ashley Madison

8/22/2015 1:17pm EDT
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Just days after Josh Duggar admitted to infidelity and a porn addiction, more scandals about the 19 Kids and Counting star have surfaced online. Shortly after Gawker outed the family values activist for having two accounts on the cheating website Ashley Madison, it was revealed that Duggar was using an alias on Facebook to allegedly contact strippers and lingerie models.

If that wasn't enough to convince fans that Josh isn't the wholesome family man he portrayed on TV, there are multiple reports that he was using the name and photo of a random man to conceal his true identity on his secret...
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Jim Bob And Michelle Duggar 'Stunned' By Josh's Confession

8/21/2015 10:40am EDT
Jim Bob And Michelle Duggar 'Absolutely Stunned' By Josh Duggar'
Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar are "absolutely stunned" that their son, Josh Duggar, cheated on his wife, Anna. According to People Magazine, the former reality stars are having a really hard time believing that their oldest son has a porn addiction, and has been unfaithful.

"This wasn't something they ever imagined was possible. They so strictly limit their exposure to these sorts of outside influences – from websites to even the sort of television they watch, if they turn on the TV at all – that they were absolutely baffled by how this could have been possible," said a source.

Jim Bob and ...
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Update: Josh Duggar Admits To Ashley Madison Membership

8/20/2015 3:08pm EDT
Josh Duggar's Ashley Madison Scandal: '19 Kids And Counting' Sta
Josh Duggar's Ashley Madison membership has the "19 Kids and Counting" family back in the headlines. The Duggar family's oldest son has been linked to the scandalous Ashley Madison dating website that helps people connect to have affairs. Now, the family has issued a statement confirming the accounts were his.

The Duggar family blog posted, then seemingly deleted, a statement from Jim Bob, Michelle and Josh. Duggar's Ashley Madison website memberships were indeed legitimate, the family acknowledged in the post detailed by Us Weekly.

Jim Bob and Michelle indicate that their hearts are brok...
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Did '19 Kids' Star Josh Duggar Have An Affair?

8/20/2015 8:01am EDT
Josh Duggar Called A 'Hypocrite' On Twitter After Ashley Madison
Josh Duggar is making headlines again with reports that the former 19 Kids and Counting star paid for two accounts on the recently hacked dating site Ashley Madison. Although the site claims that the validity of the leaked info is still unconfirmed, the possibility that Duggar subscribed to the site to have an affair has created an outpouring of negative tweets aimed at the former reality star.

Duggar, who formerly served as executive director for the Family Research Council, frequently spoke at anti-gay marriage rallies and told supporters that he believed in the preservation of marriage ...
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Is Jessa Seewald Having Twins?

8/19/2015 5:58pm EDT
Jessa and Ben Seewald
Is Jessa Duggar pregnant with twins?

According to the International Business Times, Jessa and her husband, Ben Seewald, decided to take a poll on the sex of their baby/babies, and their mention of twins completely convinced some people that the newlyweds are going to welcome not one, but two babies in November (Jessa is due Nov. 1).

"The poll is available on Jessa and her 20-year-old husband Ben Seewald's official website theseewaldfamily.com. The post is also a hint that the Duggar daughter will soon reveal her baby's gender. The 22-year-old reality star is around 29 weeks into her first...
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Duggar Family 'Stunned' By Their Fallout

8/19/2015 9:26am EDT
'19 Kids And Counting' Stars Thought People Would 'Get Over' Jos
According to a new cover story by People Magazine, the Duggar Family of "19 Kids and Counting" thought people would "get over" the scandal surrounding son Josh Duggar.

It was just three months ago that it was revealed that Josh Duggar once molested three of his sisters and a babysitter when he was just 14 years old.

The subsequent fallout of that reveal resulted in the loss of the family's cash cow, their hugely successful TLC television show, "19 Kids and Counting."

"The better part of the last decade has been doing their show, and to have that removed and instead for there to be this i...
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Star Rumors: Unlikely Celeb Pals Do Shots Together, Rappers End Feud

8/15/2015 4:33pm EDT
Rumor Patrol: Ed Sheeran Does Shots With Beyonce, Meek Mill Call
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Ed Sheeran Does Shots With Beyonce And Jay-Z: Rumor has it that Ed Sheeran met up with the first couple of rap and pop during a show in New York and hung out with them, getting them to do shots with him at a local dive bar.

Verdict: True! According to People Magazine, Sheeran had a show at the Barclay's Center in Brooklyn and met Jay-Z and Beyonce after the show. His meet up was explained during his...
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Jim Bob And Michelle Duggar Pitch New Reality Show

8/14/2015 5:18pm EDT
Jim Bob Duggar Wants To Counsel Sexual Abuse Victims, Pitches Ne
Just weeks after TLC canceled the Duggar family's long-running show 19 Kids and Counting, Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar are reportedly trying to pitch a spinoff show to the network.

Now that the Josh Duggar molestation scandal is out in the open, the Duggars reportedly want to do a spinoff show related to the upcoming special Breaking the Silence — a commercial-free documentary on child sexual abuse scheduled to air August 30.

US Weekly reports that TLC's one-hour documentary will feature stories from victims who were sexually abused as children, including two of the three young girls Josh ...
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Is Jessa Duggar Having A Girl?

8/7/2015 12:02pm EDT
Jessa and Ben Seewald
Is Jessa Duggar having a baby girl?

According to Star Magazine, a recent Instagram post of Jessa Duggar's growing baby bump seems to suggest that Jessa and her husband, Ben Seewald, are expecting a baby girl. As the mag points out, Jessa sort of overdid it with the "pink" in her latest pregnancy update, and fans have been wondering if the mom-to-be in hinting at her baby's gender.

"Everyone can’t help but wonder—she’s wearing a pink jersey, holding a pink phone, pink text, pink lipstick… does the reality star already know if she’s expecting a girl?" Star Magazine questions.

A photo po...
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Celebrity Rumor Round-Up: Duggar Made At Show's Cancellation, A Star In Drag & More!

7/25/2015 2:17pm EDT
Rumor Patrol: Jim Bob Duggar 'Pissed' At '19 Kids Cancellation,'
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Jim Bob Duggar "Pissed" At "19 Kids Cancellation:" Patriarch of the Duggar family, Jim Bob Duggar, is rumored to be ticked off at the cancellation of his cash cow, "19 Kids and Counting." Jim Bob is upset that his biggest source of income has been taken away from him and reportedly has taken steps to continue to keep his family in the public eye, no matter what it takes!

Verdict: Maybe. "I think Jim ...
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Jim Bob Duggar Says 'No' To Spinoff Show

7/23/2015 7:30am EDT
Heartbroken Duggars Continue '19 Kids' Show On YouTube, Jim Bob
Despite the cancelation of their reality show 19 Kids and Counting, the Duggars continue to keep the cameras rolling. Although their show no longer airs on TLC, the family keeps their fans updated with frequent YouTube videos that are posted on their blog and Facebook page.

With three big events taking place over the past week, the family seemed oblivious to the fact that their eldest son, Josh Duggar's sexual abuse scandal ended '19 Kids after a seven-year run. Last week Jim Bob, the head of the Duggar clan, celebrated his 50th birthday, followed by the birth of Anna and Josh's fourth bab...
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Meet The Newest Addition To The Duggar Clan

7/21/2015 8:49am EDT
Jessa Duggar Announces Birth Of Josh Duggar's Fourth Child
"19 Kids and Counting" star Jessa Duggar shared the first photo of her new niece, Meredith Grace Duggar on Twitter on Sunday. Meredith is the fourth child for Josh Duggar and wife Anna.

"My beautiful niece!" Jessa Duggar captioned the photo. "So excited to welcome little Meredith Grace Duggar into the world!"

My beautiful niece! So excited to welcome little Meredith Grace Duggar into the world! ❤️ 7lbs 14oz, 20 1/2 in. pic.twitter.com/62UvUTFPc3

— Jessa Seewald (@JessaSeewald) July 20, 2015

The newest addition to the Duggar clan, Meredith weighed in at 7 pounds, 14 ounces and measured...
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Rumor Patrol:Cody Simpson Finds Gal Pal Selena Gomez Annoying & More

7/18/2015 2:01pm EDT
Rumor Patrol: Is Jill Duggar & Derick Dillard's Mission Fund A S
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Cara Delevingne Tells Haters To "Suck Her ....": Model turned actress Cara Delevingne is so tired of people saying she cannot pursue an acting career, that she stated during an interview with Time Magazine that haters could "suck her boobs!"

Verdict: True! The "Paper Towns" actress spoke to the magazine about her struggle to land more serious roles, according to E! Entertainment. "If anyone just tho...
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Jim Bob & Michelle Duggar Appreciate The Love & Support Following Show's Cancellation

7/17/2015 9:39am EDT
Jim Bob & Michelle Duggar Rely On Faith Following '19 Kids And C
Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar have released an official statement regarding the cancellation of their hit TLC series, "19 Kids and Counting."

The conservative Christian family, who have been on television for 10 years, says they will rely on their faith in God and each other to get them through this new phase in their lives.

The Duggar matriarch and patriarch posted an official statement on their website, The Duggar Family. They thanked TLC for the opportunity to share their beliefs with the world, as well as others that have been instrumental in their success.

The series was cancelled due...
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How Are Fans Reacting To '19 Kids' Cancelation?

7/16/2015 12:26pm EDT
Duggars Done: Twitter Reacts To '19 Kids' Cancelation With Appla
News that TLC has permanently canceled 19 Kids and Counting sparked both applause and outrage on Twitter Thursday morning. Many fans hoped that the network would not allow Josh Duggar's molestation scandal to dictate the future of the show, and supported the family through messages on Facebook.

However, the critics, who often pointed to not just Josh's scandal, but other concerns about the Christian family, were thrilled to find out that TLC is finally pulling the plug on the reality show, some two months after the sexual molestation scandal surfaced.

The good news is now the Duggars ha...
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'19 Kids And Counting' Star Gets Engaged

7/15/2015 9:11am EDT
'19 Kids And Counting' Star Amy Duggar And Dillon King Are Engag
Amy Duggar, star of "19 Kids and Counting" is going to marry her boyfriend of less than a year, Dillon King.

Duggar announced her happy news via an Instagram post, where she showed off her breathtaking ring, an oval stunner, on her left hand.

I'm so happy to announce ... WE ARE ENGAGED!!!! He loves the Lord, he makes me laugh uncontrollably, he's loyal, he's patient, he's my best friend! Of course I said yes!! l love you so much! @kingdillpickle #DillandDuggsforever

A photo posted by Amy Duggar (@amyduggar) on Jul 13, 2015 at 7:08pm PDT

"I'm so happy to announce ... WE ARE ENGAGED!!...
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Which Duggar Is Past Her Due Date?

7/14/2015 8:46am EDT
Anna Duggar Is Past Her Due Date, '19 Kids And Counting Star' On
Anna Duggar, star of "19 Kids and Counting" is past her due date with her fourth child with Josh Duggar and the entire Duggar clan is on baby watch!

Currently overdue with her latest pregnancy, Duggar is anticipating the birth of her second daughter and fourth child overall.

Anna Duggar has moved back to Arkansas to be closer to the extended Duggar family ever since she and husband Josh left their Washington D.C. home in May. The couple has been dealing with the fallout of a family scandal that revealed Josh Duggar as a child molester. The reported incidents, which caused "19 Kids and Cou...
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Rumor Patrol: Snooki Joining 'RHONJ' & More

7/11/2015 9:00am EDT
Rumor Patrol: Snooki Joining 'RHONJ,'  Jessa Duggar Fakes Instag
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Snooki Joining "Real Housewives of New Jersey": In 2014, right before Season 5 of "Real Housewives of New Jersey" premiered on Bravo, the buzz on the internet was that Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi would be starring on the show, however the rumors never came to fruition, but what about season 6?

Verdict: Maybe! Snooki was spotted out on a lunch date with "RHONJ" stars Melissa Gorga and Traci Lynn, Tiki Ba...
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Did Josh Duggar 'Cure' Himself With Carpentry?

7/10/2015 3:41am EDT
Josh Duggar
Did carpentry cure Josh Duggar's sexual problems? That's what he's claiming, anyway. According to The Daily Mail, Josh's family sent him to a bizarre religious counseling center after they first discovered he had molested young girls- and now the details of that counseling are coming to light.

The center was run by the Institute in Basic Life Principles, or IBLP, a religious group that the Duggar family was involved with. Bill Gothard, the group's founder, explains exactly what Duggar experienced as part of his rehabilitation program.

First, was carpentry. Josh, along with other young boy...
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