Joy-Anna Duggar Bucks Traditional Gender Roles & Fans Love Her For It

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Source: TLC

Mar. 21 2019, Published 4:57 p.m. ET

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Joy-Anna Duggar is no damsel in distress! When her husband Austin Forsyth found himself in a little jam, it was the Counting On star who came to the rescue.

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Joy, 21, shared this photo of herself driving a massive construction truck.

The mom-of-one said she was enlisted to help dig her husband’s car out of the dirt.

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“I love it when I get to drive heavy equipment!!” she captioned the photo. “This time, I was helping Austin get his truck out of the mud! #muddymess #rainydays #farmlife?.”

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Fans loved seeing Joy ditch traditional gender roles and take over the rescue mission. “You go girl??,” said a fan, while another commented, “Girlpower!”

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Joy has never been afraid to get her hands dirty. Unlike her sisters, she was always more into being one of the boys.

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It could be because Joy was born in the middle of her eight brothers!

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In a video for TLCme, Joy said she was thrilled to be a mom to son Gideon, and her husband Austin suggested it could be because she’s always been a bit of a “tom boy.”

What do you think about Joy rescuing Austin? Sound off in the comments below.


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