Free Discussion, September, 2016

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Tuesday, August 30, 2016, 8:00 PM, It's Official (Episode 2)

Jeremy has his first meal with the family, and Jinger taps Jill and Derick for courtship advice. Meanwhile, Ben and Jessa talk about his plan for youth outreach; and the older Duggar siblings take wilderness survival training.

60 minutes

1.055 M viewers and a .32 rating.

The New Seaweed Seawald

As noted in the general thread Jessa announced the already obvious pregnancy via People this morning.  I thought she was going to announce she was four to five months pregnant, but apparently more like three.  I fear another very large infant.  I know people show earlier with a second pregnancy but she's pretty large for 3 months.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 8:00 PM, A Courtship Begins (Episode 1)

On the season premiere of Counting On, Jessa and Ben discuss future additions to their growing family as Jill and Derick face hardships while continuing mission work in Central America. Jinger gets ready to take a big step with a special someone!

60 minutes 

1.194M viewers and a .36 rating.