I couldn't even get through that whole article. But you're spot on about Stockholm syndrome. What people won't do or say to apple-polish for their gods.
It's also just really sad. On one level my reaction is "that poor woman." On the other, what she's advocating makes my blood boil.
Also, a belated and specific link to Redneck Mother's blog for choice. I should have known you'd be in on it. :)