Former Counting On participant Derick Dillard is attempting to make nice after lashing out at TLC stars Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent with a string of widely condemned tweets. Derick claimed he "loves all people" after getting trashed on national television by the hosts of The View -- but his followers aren't taking Derick's words at face value.
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After several relatively quiet months following his firing from TLC's Counting On, Derick Dillard's homophobia has raised its ugly head again. This time, the subjects of Derick's attention are Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent, the stars of TLC hit Nate and Jeremiah By Design -- along with the network itself, which Derick claims is just one more piece of the vast "liberal agenda."
Derick Dillard is claiming that he and his wife Jill Dillard "were volunteers and hadn’t been paid anything" for their appearances on 19 Kids & Counting and Counting On. As preposterous as that may sound, a source with an understanding of TLC and Discovery contracts argues that it is completely feasible that all of the payments are set up to go through family patriarch Jim Bob Duggar. That sort of arrangement could explain a lot, including The Dilllards' falling out with TLC as well as Derick and Jill continuing to ask for donations to help pay for his enrollment in a missionary program.
In his latest tweets about transgender teen Jazz Jennings, former Counting On star Derick Dillard continues to express his belief that transgender is a "myth" and a "delusion" based on his interpretation of the Christian Bible. Even so, he says he is willing to sit down and talk with Jazz about it over coffee, if she is ever in Northwest Arkansas.
TLC just released a bevy of promotional materials in advance of Counting On Season 7 -- and both Derick and Jill Dillard are completely absent. While TLC announced Derick's firing months ago, the network has yet to comment on Jill's status.
A recent photo of Jill Dillard making out with husband Derick under the family mistletoe has led Counting On fans to believe they can see a brand-new baby bump. But is it so? Read on to check out the photo for yourself...
Only a few weeks after Derick Dillard's repeated attacks on the transgender community got him fired from Counting On, the official Dillard Family Facebook account has come under fire for a Derick-looking attack on the transgender community. The post in question came just after news of Counting On's alleged renewal, leading to questions of whether Derick would be the only Dillard family member to get the boot.
For the first time since Derick Dillard was fired by TLC, the embattled former Counting On star has offered his thoughts on the matter, as well as on the continuing controversy regarding transgender rights. However, at least one other family member seems to think Derick might have been in the wrong...
Now that Derick Dillard has been fired from the show, is Counting On going to be canceled? Hardly: getting rid of the next-most controversial Duggar means TLC can now keep the still-controversial family on the air indefinitely.
We reported earlier today that Derick Dillard is continuing his criticism of fellow TLC reality star Jazz Jennings, and at roughly the same time that we were working on that post, TLC issued a statement revealing that Derick has been fired from Counting On and has not filmed for months!
Derick Dillard relaunches his controversial fundraising campaign to help pay for his one-year ministry residency on GoFundMe, and bumps up his goal more than 50%. Plus, he doubles down on his criticism of fellow TLC reality star, transgender teen Jazz Jennings by arguing "If I say I feel like I am Nepali, that doesn't make me so."
A string of peculiar infidelity- and masturbation-based social media posts has Counting On fans (and haters) wondering whether Derick Dillard is cheating on Jill on the DL. Read on for the tweets & pics!