'Amish Mafia' finds more than a few ‘Wayward Sons’ on Discovery
Last night's "Amish Mafia" season premiere gave more insight into the Amish community. As Esther related, there are nearly a quarter-million of Amish people in the United States today, with the oldest settlement in Lancaster, Pa. True Amish do not have ...
Pass notes No 3,058: the Amish
That's not very kind. I don't mean ugly; I mean simple, unadorned, devoid of ostentation. Most Amish people in the United States do not wear buttons, zippers, Velcro or bright colours. Why not? Although restrictions vary from group to group, their ...
Learn more about the Amish
With more than 1,200 Amish people making their homes in and ... Some groups do restrict buttons, preferring to use snap fasteners or hooks and eyes. Q. Why do the Amish men wear beards, but not mustaches? A. Single Amish men are actually clean-shaven.
Are Amish reality shows on Discovery about to end?
The shows portray the Amish gun wielding, bat carrying individuals who take the law into their own hands. Their youth are shown as heavy drinkers, or drug addicts, who drive cars and wear ... people are just actors, her guests don't believe her. Do you ...
Amish buggy crashes rare but concerning to Hillsdale County sheriff
MI — Most Amish buggy crashes in Hillsdale County don't involve out-of-town motorists who are unfamiliar with horse traffic, Sheriff Stan Burchardt said. They involve local people who ... Many Amish do not wear belts or have buttons on their clothing.