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‘Duck Dynasty’ dad: STD’s are God’s wrath for immorality, homosexuality

| Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Phil Robertson
"Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson is back, with a new message that sexually transmitted diseases, including AIDS, are God's wrath for immoral conduct, such as homosexuality. Robertson made the remarks in an appearance on Washington Watch with with Tony Perkins, head of the anti-gay hate group Family Research Council. Robertson was...

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‘Duck Dynasty’ patriarch revives anti-gay remarks in Easter Sunday sermon

| Thursday, May 22, 2014
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New video emerged Thursday of "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson reviving past anti-gay remarks. His comments were included in a sermon delivered at his church in West Monroe, Louisiana, on Easter Sunday.

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‘Duck Dynasty’ season 5 premiere down 3.3 million viewers from season 4 opener

| Thursday, January 16, 2014
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NEW YORK -- Nielsen says "Duck Dynasty" drew 8.5 million viewers for its fifth-season premiere.

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A&E reverses decision on ‘Duck Dynasty’ patriarch’s suspension

| Friday, December 27, 2013
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“Duck Dynasty” patriarch Phil Robertson will return to work on A&E’s reality show despite his comments about gay immorality, the channel said Friday, reversing its decision to suspend him after facing a backlash and threatened boycott.

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Let me explain ‘Freedom of Speech’ to all the Phil Robertson, Duck Dynasty supporters

| Sunday, December 22, 2013
Phil Robertson
Unless I’ve missed something, Mr. Robertson faces no legal ramifications for what he said. That’s what freedom of speech means. Freedom of speech does not mean we can say anything we want without ramifications for what we say from our peers or employers. We’re free to be racist, bigoted, anti-Semitic — pretty much anything we want. We can be these things, no matter how ignorant, because that’s what the Constitution gives us the right to be...

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Ga. sheriff stands with Phil, cuts ties with A&E over ‘Duck Dynasty’ flap

| Sunday, December 22, 2013
Sheriff Phil Miller
DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. — The sheriff of Douglas County, Ga., Phil Miller, has said he's cutting ties with the A&E network in response to the suspension of "Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson.

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GOP committee member blames ‘LGBT Gestapo’ for Duck Dynasty controversy

| Saturday, December 21, 2013
Dave Agema
A former Michigan lawmaker and current member of the Republican National Committee, who last week said that gays want free healthcare because they are dying of AIDS, is weighing in on the “Duck Dynasty” controversy, blaming the “LGBT Gestapo speech police” for the suspension of the family’s patriarch from the popular A&E reality show.

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‘Duck Dynasty’ fans react to Robertson’s suspension by A&E

| Thursday, December 19, 2013
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LOS ANGELES — When the A&E network suspended "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson for disparaging gay people, it may have followed a time-honored TV tradition of quickly silencing a star who, for better or worse, speaks his mind. But in doing so it also ruffled the feathers of possibly millions of fans of its most popular show.

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La. governor Bobby Jindal critical of A&E ‘Duck Dynasty’ suspension

| Thursday, December 19, 2013
Zach Dilgard, A&E  (AP)From left: Phil Robertson, Jase Robertson, Si Robertson and Willie Robertson from the A&E series, "Duck Dynasty."
BATON ROUGE, La. -- The A&E cable television network's suspension of "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson from the hit reality show has drawn criticism from the governor of his home state.

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Patriarch of ‘Duck Dynasty’ off show indefinitely after anti-gay comments

| Wednesday, December 18, 2013
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LOS ANGELES -- The A&E channel says "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson is off the show indefinitely after condemning gays as sinners in a magazine interview.

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