One husband, three wives, and a father-in-law with a 14-year-old partner, not to mention the usual dysfunctional family relationships aired like too much dirty, tawdry laundry.
Guns are displayed here and there; a husband is poisoned by his wife; verbal jousts abound.
There's so much sex that sometimes it feels like it's the only thing the show is about. They talk about it, they do it, they bare it. Scenes have included Bill's naked butt, an erection shown through a blanket, and children talking about erections.
Some minor-league cursing ("damn").
One shopaholic wife has practically memorized all of the popular mail-order catalogs, reeling off labels like a doctor does medical jargon. But her behavior is portrayed negatively.
Drinking, Drugs & Smoking
So many other vices are indulged that there's little room for run-of-the-mill substances and dependencies, though the main character takes Viagra.