As the child of two hippies entranced by the late-'60s Jesus movement, singer/self-proclaimed fuck-up Christopher Owens — the driving force behind breakout San Francisco downer-rock band Girls — grew up in a group whose name slowly evolved from the Children of God to the Family to the Family International. This is the kind of cult that gives other cults a bad name: Its history is rife with repellent episodes like the sex-abuse charges levied against founder David Berg by his own children, an evangelical prostitution practice called "flirty fishing" and, more recently, the 2005 murder-suicide of... More >>>