Is Polygamy the New Gay Marriage? This Polygamist Thinks So.

If gay marriage is really about legal rights and the government staying out of people's bedrooms, then why can't the same idea apply to polygamist unions? That's what Kody Brown, star of TLC's Sister Wives, presented in his case challenging Utah's ban on polygamy. The state is also struggling to reaching a unanimous… » 1/10/14 10:00am 1/10/14 10:00am

Katy Perry Taking Showbiz Hiatus to Slather Vaseline on Raw, Sensitive…

Katy Perry — now dating Ghostbuster Dan Florence + The Machine guitarist Robert Aykroyd — is taking a break from showbiz after her doc Katy Perry: Part Of Me is released, in order to let her heart and/or cupcake boobs heal after Aldous Snow poured Malibu rum all over them and devoured them en flambé. If she spends… » 6/25/12 9:00am 6/25/12 9:00am

Why Sister Wives Hasn't Resulted in a Polygamy Conviction

Sister Wives, that show on TLC (The Learning Channel — where America goes to gawk at weirdos) that features a constantly grinning blonde man and his four wives who live in Utah with there eleventeen kids, features a family blatantly breaking the law. On television. So why hasn't anyone had to pay a fine or go to jail? » 6/01/12 1:30pm 6/01/12 1:30pm

Utah Prosecutor Wants a Timeout in His Legal Game of Freeze Tag with…

Just when Kody Brown and his four lovely wives Meri, Janelle, Christine, and Robyn were all set to become the civil rights champions of alternative lovestyles, Utah County Attorney Jeff Bunham says he's closed his bigamy investigation of TLC's Sister Wives stars. According to the AP, Brown and his family picked up… » 5/31/12 9:45pm 5/31/12 9:45pm

The Ladies Of Sister Wives Enjoy Baby-Making, The Kids, Not So Much

On last night's season finale of Sister Wives, Robyn, the newest wife, gave birth to a baby boy, Solomon. Meri, who has been married to Kody the longest, but only has one child, Mariah, was extremely excited about the arrival of a new baby — she bought the unborn kid clothes and insisted that she be called, even in… » 11/28/11 1:00pm 11/28/11 1:00pm

Sister Wives Makes The Case Against Brother-Husbands


The four women on Sister Wives have certainly done a lot in terms of showing us how polygamous marriage works, at least as they practice it, and the difficulties inherent in it. They've also made some aspects of having sister-wives look quite appealing. Naturally, this has led to the question for many of us women who… » 11/13/11 5:05pm 11/13/11 5:05pm

Sister Wives Start Working Out, But Not Because The New Wife Is Thin

Most of last night's episode of Sister Wives dealt with the wives joining a gym and working out. It was especially tough for Jenelle, the heaviest of the wives, because she doesn't like to talk about her weight, and feels that it's the one area of her life where she lacks strength and confidence. » 10/24/11 3:30pm 10/24/11 3:30pm

The Real Reason The Dude From Sister Wives Is Polygamous

On last night's episode of Sister Wives, Kody Brown took his four wives to visit his hometown of Lovell, Wyoming. It was his first time going back "openly as a polygamist." He talked about having the "Scarlett P" on his shoulder, and the townsfolk did seem to be pretty judgy. One young woman was upset because she… » 10/17/11 12:10pm 10/17/11 12:10pm

3 Out Of 4 Sister Wives Kids Probably Won't Be Polygamous

Last night on Sister Wives, Kody Brown informed his oldest kids that he didn't want them to have "romantic experiences" while they are still in high school. This was before he allowed them to go on a group outing with some kids they'd met at school. Kody also warned his kids that they should not be sexual until they… » 10/03/11 2:05pm 10/03/11 2:05pm

Thanks To TLC, Sister Wives Family Finds Acceptance

Apparently being the subject of a TLC show has helped Kody Brown and his family — or at least, that's what they claimed on Good Morning America today. The always-positive Browns claim that the show has made it easier for their kids: "They no longer have to sit there and worry about — my weird family — their friends… » 9/21/11 11:00am 9/21/11 11:00am

Sister Wives Stars Are Your New Civil Rights Heroes

Kody Brown and his family — the stars of the TLC series Sister Wives — plan to file a lawsuit challenging Utah's bigamy law. Kody has four "wives": Meri, Janelle, Christine and Robyn. But he's only legally married to Meri — the other weddings were religious ceremonies, and polygamy is part of The Browns' religious… » 7/12/11 3:37pm 7/12/11 3:37pm

The Folks In The Sister Wives Family Are Really, Really Close

Everyone's favorite polygamist reality show, Sister Wives, has returned for a second season, and the mindfuckery has reached new levels of weird. In an effort to escape the police investigation and unwanted media attention, the Brown family went on a road trip to Wyoming, where Kody's dad has a cattle ranch. Kody's… » 3/21/11 1:53pm 3/21/11 1:53pm