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Fans Go Online to ´Bring
Back Phil Robertson´

Cybercast News service, by Eric Scheiner

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Posted By:drive, 12/19/2013 1:10:17 PM

Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson has been suspended from the reality program but his fans are taking action. A&E suspended Robertson following remarks he made in the January issue of GQ magazine where he says homosexuality is a sin along with bestiality and promiscuity. Fans have turned to the social media to oppose the suspension, there are at least seven variations of “Bring Back Phil Robertson” pages on Facebook. The most popular among them had 300,000 likes as of early Thursday morning. The leading “Bring Back Phil Robertson” Facebook page features a link to a Change.org petition calling on A&E networks to

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: 901AtTheRiver, 12/19/2013 1:16:49 PM     (No. 9660393)

527,000 ´Likes´ a few minutes ago. Big fans here.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: pickle1, 12/19/2013 1:26:27 PM     (No. 9660403)

Phil Robertson was not offensive to anyone. It looks like people on both sides of the aisle agree.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Peach1, 12/19/2013 1:27:27 PM     (No. 9660406)

Big fans here too.

Have already sent emails to A&E letting them know they do this at their own peril, and to the Robertson family showing our support!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: HPmatt, 12/19/2013 1:30:24 PM     (No. 9660408)

Wouldn´t be surprised if FOX would go after them to get the show. Screw the anti-Christians at A&E.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rather Read, 12/19/2013 1:43:46 PM     (No. 9660424)

I will not watch A & E till the bring back Phil


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Reply 6 - Posted by: dallasdude, 12/19/2013 2:03:58 PM     (No. 9660455)

The Duck clan should just refuse to do any more shows. If they run reruns it shows what they are.
I am more tolerant than Phil but his feelings are his and they should be honored.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 12/19/2013 2:15:02 PM     (No. 9660471)

just called Dish..
told them to get A&E off my subscription..
had to drop down to something called the "Smart Package" - whatever that is..
saves about $24 per month..
winners all around.. i´m not sure what other useless channels were on my previous plan, but i´m sure I can get along without them..

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Reply 8 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 12/19/2013 2:19:27 PM     (No. 9660479)

I´m surprised a flaming leftist site like Change.org would support Phil. Their other petitions are all whacked-out fruitcake nonsense.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Udanja99, 12/19/2013 2:20:19 PM     (No. 9660482)

A&E decided to tick off 98% of its fans in order to kiss the butts of less than 2%. Big mistake. Big. Huge!

This is going to turn out like those companies which dumped Rush for his sl@t remark and then wound up begging him to take them back.

It´s way past time for the 98% of us who aren´t deviants to fight back.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: kanphil, 12/19/2013 5:01:11 PM     (No. 9660651)

Most of the other programs on A&E are unwatchable. They went out and whacked their prize rooster to feed dinner to group of pervs when at most they should have fed them a tough old hen.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: chicodon, 12/19/2013 5:20:43 PM     (No. 9660666)

#1
The way they are going the boycott A&E page will exceed 1,000,000 likes.

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