A TLC series documenting two parents and two sets of multiples.
Jon & Kate Plus 8 (also known as Jon & Kate Plus Eight and stylized on the title card as Jon & Kate Plus Ei8ht) is a reality television show produced in the United States by Figure 8 Films about the Gosselin family, consisting of parents … see full wiki
I have never seen this show...but I know way too much about John and Kate. When I go to the market and am checking out, I can't help but notice that John and Kate are on the cover of every magazine. They are also all over the internet (I am not talking about tmz or gossip sites...but MSN and Yahoo) and television (again, I don't watch Extra...but they are showing up everywhere). What is the deal? I gather that they were "regular people" who had a lot of kids. I also … more
Jon and Kate, as you learn from the opening credits of TLC's series "Jon & Kate Plus Eight," began with a set of twins: Cara and Mady. Jon and Kate decided to go for one more, and ended up with sextuplets. Ordinarily, I don't know if I can handle a show with such high volumes of shrieking and crying (I'm not a Kindergarten teacher for a reason), but Jon and Kate are so normal and handle their frustrations with such good nature (without hiding their irritation) that … more
I love love love this show. Why? Families have always intrigued me - the dynamics between everyone, how they are different or similar, the size of the family, etc. This family - a mom, dad, twins, and sextuplets (hence Jon & Kate Plus 8), are obviously out of the norm, and thus, more intriguing. Granted, there are more reality shows with families that are even larger, but this particular family strikes me as more in touch with modern times. They're not home-schooled, overtly religious, or living … more