Sister Wives Intrigue

They’re back and more married than ever!

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They’re back and more married than ever!

Last week Robyn gave birth to a healthy boy named Solomon. But the really incredible things in this episode are quite unrelated to the mystery of life.

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In the Clutches of Sister Wives

Have you seen Sister Wives on TLC? 

It’s a reality show that chronicles the life of the Browns, a large polygamist family from Utah.

Reality television is of course, a man-made disaster that kills brain cells on contact, and it should be avoided at all costs. Yet in the case of Sister Wives, I am helpless against its power. Viewers of this show are literally mesmerized, and are not to be held responsible for their condition.

Today is just an introduction to Sister Wives: a portal through which the uninitiated may climb to enter the world of polygamist reality TV stars.

In the early 1990s, Kody Brown married Meri, Janelle, and Christine, who refer to each other as sister wives. Over the course of nearly two decades, they lived together in a single home, and produced thirteen children. The Browns are Mormons, of course, though polygamy is now illegal and officially disavowed by the Mormon church.

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