Amish Culture

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2012

    Amish romance author Beverly Lewis's PG take on love

    Stroll through the romance shelves at any Barnes & Noble, and one subgenre stands out like Harrison Ford in Witness. In a territory marked by heaving chests and flexing muscles, Colorado Springs Christian writer Beverly Lewis keeps sex under her bonnets. But while her Amish romances feature more han ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2011

    Meet Willard Yoder, convicted Amish sexter

    Best Amish sexter mugshot EVER​The actual headline from this story, "Amish man accused of sexting Indiana girl, 12, arriving for sex meeting in horse and buggy" was too good to be true. "Sexting" and "horse and buggy" in the same sentence? No way. But then, we clicked the link and found someth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2006

    More Messages: Ghoulish Calculus

    Yesterday's despicable school assault in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, was considerably more deadly than the one that took place at Platte Canyon High School near Bailey last week. The Pennsylvania slayer, Charles Carl Roberts IV (pictured here -- and no relation, thankfully), shot ten girls exec ... More >>

  • Culture

    May 26, 2005

    Looking Back

    Amish textiles enliven the DAM, while Lewis and Clark artifacts fill the DMNS.