TLC Pulls Duggar Episodes

No word yet on show's ultimate fate in wake of Josh Duggar news
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted May 22, 2015 12:48 PM CDT
Eighteen of the 19 members of the Duggar family pose for a photo at Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport in Highfill, Ark. on May 9, 2008, after returning from a trip to New York.   (AP Photo/Beth Hall)

(Newser) – No word yet on whether TLC will officially cancel 19 Kids and Counting after it was revealed that the oldest of those 19 kids was once accused of child molestation, but TMZ reports that the network has pulled all the upcoming airings of the reality show off the air. The gossip site's sources say the network's ultimate decision is still not clear, but that this latest move doesn't look good. General Mills has also removed the show from its advertising schedule and "blacklisted" it, a rep for the company says. Josh Duggar has publicly admitted to acting "inexcusably" when he was a young teen.

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