08/25 Comment of the Week: Vote Now!

Voting is now closed -- thank you! Here are the top three winners this week:

First Place: 8. Anonymous: "My guess is Jon will read this and the author will get an email saying 'He does the best I can.'."

Second Place: 4. Kristee: "I wonder what kind of person he'd be if he weren't married to the Grinch who stole childhood."

Third Place: 6. Anonymous: "i love that kate informed aaden that he would get lost and then he wouldn't have a mommy... doesn't she realize how tempting that might be for him!?!?"


Here are the nominations, submitted by readers, for the 08/25/08 Comment of the Week. The Comment of the Week is featured in a link on the sidebar of our home page. Due to another week with a multitude of nominations, feel free to vote for your top three favorite comments and we will award 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. ...continued

Tom and Trix Plus Six

Tom and Trix Plus 6, a Jon & Kate Plus 8 parody blog, has been updated tonight with Part 3 of Trading Spouses, the fictional Gosselin/Duggar crossover.

Upcoming Gosselin Speaking Engagements

Below is a list of the upcoming Jon and Kate Gosselin speaking engagements.

Click here to read how they are starting to renege on some of their promises to churches like these:

September 21, 2008 - Morristown Memorial Hospital (Morristown, NJ)

October 2, 2008 - Birmingham Women's Show (Birmingham, AL)

October 11, 2008 - Southern Orlando Women's Show (Orlando, FL)

October 19, 2008
- First Assembly of God (Waynesburg, PA

November 2, 2008 - Central Assembly of God (Bossier City, LA)

November 14 & 15, 2008 - Women of Purpose Conference (
Hershey, PA

January 10 & 11, 2009 - First Assembly of God (Marcy, NY)

March 8, 2009 - First Christian Church (Elizabethtown, KY)

March 20, 2009 - Roswell United Methodist Church (Roswell, GA)

A Half Million Hits

We at Gosselins Without Pity would like to thank all the readers from around the world who have visited and contributed to this blog. As of today (Sunday August 24, 2008), we have exceeded the half-million mark -- that's over 500,000 hits in the three months since we turned on the counter.

Many of you have simply lurked; many have also submitted comments for publication, and many have emailed us. Here are the interesting stats:

Number of hits to date: 503,783
Number of entries to date: 176
Number of comments to date: 8,353

Busiest day to date: Wednesday July 23 - 20,019 hits
Date we hit 250,000 hits: July 30, 2008

Thank you all -- we appreciate every one of you!