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Josh Duggar Appears to Make a Joke About Dating Siblings in Re-surfaced Video

Originally posted 05/24/2015 08:00PM

As Josh Duggar's admittance of "wrongdoing" continues to make headlines in the wake of sexual molestation allegations, a video has resurfaced showing the 19 Kids and Counting star making what appears to be a joke about siblings dating.

The clip, from 2008 when the TLC show was called 17 Kids and Counting, shows Josh explaining why he needed to find someone to double-date with him and then-fiancée Anna. (The Duggars follow strict religious rules about courting, which includes no kissing or un-chaperoned dates until marriage.)

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Online Commenter Warned About Josh Duggar Molestation Accusations 8 Years Ago | The Duggars

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Online Commenter Warned About Josh Duggar Molestation Accusations 8 Years Ago

Originally posted 05/24/2015 06:05PM

When allegations that 19 Kids and Counting star Josh Duggar molested five young girls resurfaced this week, fans of the TLC reality show were shocked. To the millions of viewers who've tuned in each week, the Duggars personified family values, from their strict rules about modesty to their dedication to religion.

The illusion was shattered Thursday, when Josh, 27, admitted he "acted inexcusably" as a teenager. But rumors of former Christian lobbyist's past are nothing new: They first surfaced online eight years ago. As Gawker's Defamer points out, a commenter called "Alice" recounted the allegations on a blog, ibiblio.org, in May 2007. Other sites such as FreeJinger.org have long cited Alice's comments.

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Inside the 'Treatment' Josh Duggar Received After Reported Child Molestation

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Inside the 'Treatment' Josh Duggar Received After Reported Child Molestation

Originally posted 05/24/2015 05:20PM

When Jim Bob Duggar became aware that his eldest son was allegedly molesting underage girls, the family decided to handle the incident privately instead of immediately reporting the accusations to police.

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Josh and Anna Duggar Shut Down Website Amid Molestation Reports

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Josh and Anna Duggar Shut Down Website Amid Molestation Reports

Originally posted 05/24/2015 03:25PM

Josh and Anna Duggar’s official website has been taken down.

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Look Back: The Ups & Downs of the Duggar Family | The Duggars

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The Ups & Downs of the Duggar Family

Originally posted 05/22/2015 09:20PM

Of the 2,460 people who live in Tontitown, Arkansas, none have made quite as many headlines as the 19-plus – and counting – in the Duggar family.

Since Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar invited cameras into their lives in 2008, viewers have seen the TLC stars through courtships, new additions and no shortage of controversy. Most recently, eldest son Josh Duggar spoke out in response to reports that he was once accused of molesting five underage girls as a teen.

"Twelve years ago, as a young teenager, I acted inexcusably, for which I am extremely sorry and deeply regret," Josh, who resigned from his position at the Family Research Council as a result of the accusations becoming public, told PEOPLE in a statement. TLC has pulled 19 Kids and Counting from its schedule amid the reports.

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TLC Confirms 19 Kids and Counting Pulled from Schedule After Child Molestation Accusations | The Duggars

TLC Confirms 19 Kids and Counting Pulled from Schedule After Child Molestation Accusations

Originally posted 05/22/2015 03:10PM

TLC has pulled 19 Kids and Counting from its schedule amid reports that Josh Duggar was once accused of molesting five underage girls as a teen.

The network released a statement on Friday: "Effective immediately, TLC has pulled all episodes of 19 Kids and Counting currently from the air. We are deeply saddened and troubled by this heartbreaking situation, and our thoughts and prayers are with the family and victims at this difficult time."

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Mike Huckabee Reaffirms Support for Duggar Family After Josh Duggar Accused of Child Molestation

Mike Huckabee Reaffirms Support for Duggar Family After Josh Duggar Accused of Child Molestation

Originally posted 05/22/2015 12:25PM

After Josh Duggar addressed accusations that he molested five underage girls as a teen, 2016 Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee has spoken out in support of his longtime friends the Duggars.

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Read Josh Duggar's Full Resignation Letter to the Family Research Council | The Duggars

Read Josh Duggar's Full Resignation Letter to the Family Research Council

Originally posted 05/21/2015 07:40PM

Following reports that surfaced alleging Josh Duggar was accused of child molestation as a teen, he resigned his position at the Family Research Council, a Christian lobbying organization based in Washington, D.C.

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The Duggars Respond to Reports That Josh Duggar Was Accused of Child Molestation

Originally posted 05/21/2015 05:55PM

In an exclusive statement to PEOPLE, Josh Duggar, his wife Anna, and his parents Jim Bob and Michelle are speaking out in response to reports that Josh was once accused of molesting five underage girls as a teen.

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19 Kids and Counting Sneak Peek: Pregnant Jessa (Duggar) Seewald Still Plans to Adopt Children with Husband Ben (VIDEO)

Originally posted 05/19/2015 05:15PM

As Jessa and Ben Seewald await the birth of their first child – due on their first anniversary – the newlyweds maintain that they're still committed to adopting.

In an exclusive sneak peek at the aftershow of the 19 Kids and Counting finale, Jessa, who is four months pregnant, says that she and Ben are planning on attending classes for prospective adoptive parents.

"We hope to adopt a lot of kids," Jessa, 22, told PEOPLE back in February. "If God blesses us with biological kids of our own, it's not going to quench our desire to adopt."

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