The alleged federal Josh Duggar investigation took further unexpected turns yesterday. Thanks to new information from the agency in charge, we now know more about the weekend raid of Duggar property — but there’s still a great deal of uncertainty regarding just what the agents are investigating in the first place. And the biggest mystery is now exactly why federal authorities are so interested in Josh Duggar’s used car lot.
Category: The Duggars
After a weekend filled with gossip and uncertainty about an alleged Duggar home raid, we’ve finally gotten confirmation that federal agents were at the family’s compound as part of an “ongoing criminal investigation.” However, the Duggars themselves have also offered a denial of the events, in which they appear to be splitting hairs about the definition of the word “raided.”
Despite a tidal wave of rumors, gossip, and supposed circumstantial evidence proving it, there appears to have been no Josh Duggar FBI raid this past weekend. But the real story is how the alleged raid went from Facebook gossip to blind item to accepted fact by plenty of Duggar detractors in just 48 hours.
The Duggar family has put Grandma Duggar’s house up for sale. The northwest Arkansas McMansion is the site of the matriarch’s unfortunate death by drowning earlier this summer, after she fell into the backyard pool. The home boasts 4,000 square feet of space, plus an acre and a half of land, and plenty of amenities; read on for details and plenty of pics.
Members of the Duggar and Bates families were recently in the Bahamas to help with Hurricane Dorian relief efforts in the area. Their efforts were orchestrated by MEDIC Corps, a limited liability corporation formed in December of last year by John David Duggar, Kenneth Bates, and another man. The Duggars’ desire to help the Bahamian victims is admirable, but some of their tactics are being called into question — including carrying weapons, handcuffs, and badges.
TAMARA TATTLES – Tamara recaps the latest episode of Below Deck: Mediterranean “in which we collectively pray for the hasty performance of a Milabotomy on the good ship Sirocco.” Once again, the entire episode revolves around Chef Mila’s ineptitude in the galley, culminating in a confrontation with Captain Sandy.
DLISTED – Chicago PD has released pretty much everything having to do with the Jussie Smollet assault case featuring tons of video footage. The videos include police body cam footage of police arriving at Jussie’s apartment after the alleged attack in which Jussie can be seen still wearing the noose the “attackers” put around his neck.
THE ASHLEY’S REALITY ROUNDUP – The Duggars continue their long-term plan to take control of Arkansas’ six Electoral College votes with more and more and more and more babies! Josiah, Lauren, Joseph and Kendra reveal whether or not they will be having boys or girls. (Are Duggar girls allowed to vote?)
REALITY TEA – Check out a Love After Lockup: Life After Lockup preview clip in which The Goddess terrifies Clint with a potential relapse! Did she take a swig of motha f***in’ booze or not?
CELEBITCHY – Cardi B is currently facing multiple charges stemming from a strip club melee back in August 2018. But Cardi B ain’t stressin’ because she got a Get Out Of Jail Free Card — her daughter. (I’m pretty sure a lot of little girls out there have moms in prison. Yeah, pretty sure.)
JEZEBEL – Former Countess and drunken police assaulter Luann de Lesseps is following up her authorial debut Class with the Countess: How to Live with Elegance and Flair with a memoir based on her diaries in which she hopes to “set the record straight” about herself.
THE BLEMISH – YouTubers Tana Mongeau and Jake Paul are apparently engaged. The announcement ends David Dobrik and Lorraine Nash’s short reign as “Most Fake YouTube Marriage of the Year.”
THE BLAST – Former Real Housewives of Orange County husband Jim Bellino continues his bid to somehow, someway become even more unlikable than he already is by filing a million dollar lawsuit against comedian and podcast host Heather McDonald.
THE GRACE REPORT – Grace recaps last week’s episode of 90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After as she shakes her damn head at Chantel and Pedro’s supposed split, Larissa’s latest arrest, Pao’s decision to give birth in her bathroom, and Andrrrrrrrrrei’s rrrrrrrage issues.
Washington County Coroner Roger W. Morris confirms that Jim Bob Duggar’s mother Mary Duggar died Sunday of accidental drowning in a swimming pool after slipping.
Jim Bob Duggar’s mother Mary Duggar has died at the age of 78. The family made the announcement Sunday evening on Facebook with a brief obituary that described her as “a follower of Christ, a wife, a devoted mother, a loving mother-in-law, and a much-loved grandmother.”