Alana Thompson

PHOTO Honey Boo Boo’s sister Anna “Chickadee” Shannon gets married


You better wedneckognize! Little Alana Thompson now has her first brother-in-law after her older sister, Anna “Chickadee” Shannon, married her fiancé, truck mechanic Michael Cardwell, in ceremony in Georgia on Saturday, May 3. Keep reading to see a photo of the couple, who chose to forego the camo-themed attire famously worn by Mama June and Sugar Bear during their commitment ceremony last May.

Honey Boo Boo’s sister Pumpkin hospitalized again, Mama June updates


Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson’s older sister Lauryn “Pumpkin” Thompson was back in the hospital this week with further complications stemming from the family’s car accident back in early January. “Mama June” Shannon shared the news on Facebook early in the AM hours this morning explaining that the family was driving back home after dinner when Pumpkin, 14, got headaches, then felt nauseous and passed out several times.

PHOTO Human female anatomy according to Honey Boo Boo’s Mama June


Tonight was the season premiere of Here Comes Honey Boo Boo as America’s favorite redneck family made their triumphant return to the small screen with two back-to-back episodes. In the second episode, appropriately titled “The Birds and the Boos,” Mama June tried talking to her three older daughters about sex — a conversation chock full of anatomical Mama Junisms ranging from “fruit loop” (vagina) to ting tangs (breasts). Thankfully (or perhaps not), TLC producers created an Operation-inspired visual guide to the human female anatomy according to Mama June that illustrates exactly what’s what.

PHOTOS Mama June updates Honey Boo Boo’s sister Pumpkin’s condition after car wreck


Mama June updates fans on Honey Boo Boo’s sister Lauryn “Pumpkin” Thompson’s condition after the family’s car accident last week. Although Pumpkin returned home from the hospital yesterday, she is still having serious issues with post-severe concussion symptoms and post-traumatic stress disorder from the wreck. (Includes photos of Pumpkin from the hospital.) #GetWellSoonPumpkin