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´Duck Dynasty´ Fans Are
Sending Me Ridiculous Hate Mail

Business Insider, by Josh Barro

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 12/23/2013 7:48:38 PM

Some people did not like my recent article about Phil Robertson, star of "Duck Dynasty." In the article, I noted problems with Robertson´s comments that go far beyond the idea that homosexuality is a sin. Robertson said blacks didn´t seem unhappy about oppression in the Jim Crow-era South; he blamed Pearl Harbor on the failure of the Japanese to accept Jesus; and contrary to his protestations, he hates gay people. I don´t think any of that is O.K. I got dozens of letters taking issue with my claims. Some of the letters are hilarious and some are sad, like the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Smart11344, 12/23/2013 7:51:33 PM     (No. 9665975)

Call your mommy.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: terrywhite, 12/23/2013 7:53:54 PM     (No. 9665978)

"I don´t think any of that is ok," the author says. I say so what? Who cares what you think? And, you imply from that that somehow your judgment should be paramount to Phil´s! Why should society follow your precepts of right and wrong and shouldn´t agree with Mr. Robertson? Why is your opinions so much more valid?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: eoddad, 12/23/2013 8:14:19 PM     (No. 9665995)

Right now Investors Business Daily has this head line. "Global Muslim Bloc Launches War On Free Speech In West" we know that the gay and socialist lobby will be right their helping to silence christians. this guys sad story about outraged bloggers just breaks my heart.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mitzi, 12/23/2013 8:14:24 PM     (No. 9665996)

I think Josh is just using this an excuse to write really offensive stuff.

Business Insider keeps this up ... I´m done with them.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 12/23/2013 8:26:21 PM     (No. 9666019)

Mr. Barro, the majority of decent people in this Country have had enough.
Enough of people like you, telling us we are being hateful for practicing our religious beliefs.
Enough of people who choose sin over God, and then tell us that WE are the haters.
Enough of being told that having an opinion that is different than your side is being hateful.
Mr. Barro, we have had enough!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 12/23/2013 8:27:51 PM     (No. 9666022)

Sending hate mail to a mere idiot is like trying to teach a pig to sing, it wastes your time and annoys the pig. This moron just didn´t get any of his "facts" right, that´s my only gripe with him.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Intentional, 12/23/2013 8:33:40 PM     (No. 9666030)

Mr. Barro would do well to read these two articles.

http://www.americanthinker.com/2013/12/why_i_cannot_blame_russia_and_india_for_taking_on_the_gays.html

And Boys of the Taliban

http://archive.frontpagemag.com/readArticle.aspx?ARTID=852

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Reply 8 - Posted by: enuf8, 12/23/2013 8:51:25 PM     (No. 9666052)

Poor soul.....just because he was trying to tell us he knew what we think. I didn´t appreciate his first article on the Robertsons.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: krause, 12/23/2013 8:56:06 PM     (No. 9666058)

I have no idea who Barro is, but have a feeling that he is about 5´6" and 130 lbs...not that there´s anything wrong with that.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 12/23/2013 9:22:28 PM     (No. 9666078)

hey hey hey..

hold on guys..
you can´t take the word of a commie writing for a COMMIE RAG..

he probably had his homosexual FRIENDS write those emails.. IF he actually GOT any...
this smells like those stories about racial epithets written in publik skools.. and then discovering that they were done by BLACKS!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: mitzi, 12/23/2013 9:32:41 PM     (No. 9666085)

Question for Josh: Do you wear a red plaid onesie pajamas?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: dlta1, 12/23/2013 9:38:17 PM     (No. 9666094)

This clown says he got dozens of emails.

If he only got dozens, he should be fired as it would appear no one is reading this small minded puke.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: GreatPlains, 12/23/2013 9:38:48 PM     (No. 9666095)

The show that the right wing has made their cause celebre,
is heavily scripted and supervised by producers.
They often do retakes , with new words and actions.
This is not real life .
It´s Hollywood.
It´s make believe.
The photos on the net of the clean cut yuppie Robertson sons and their families just before filming
should be a hint that the whole show
is a marketing venture and PR extravaganza
between A & E
and the Robertsons.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Udanja99, 12/23/2013 9:48:48 PM     (No. 9666106)

I read Josh´s first article. It was full of out and out lies about what Robertson said. Josh put his own spin on Phil´s words in order to make them sound outrageous and hateful. Nice try, Josh. Apparently nobody bought your lies. Go back to your little hissy fit, Joshie. Next time, try being honest.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: RPool, 12/23/2013 9:50:29 PM     (No. 9666108)

Then do not watch it, #13, but quit bellyaching. The left has become intellectually binary - 100% approval or hate, 0 or 1.
It is in the middle, the capacity to even have a middle, that has allowed for human beings to make strides in understanding. Josh has appointed himself the judge of hate, in simple, arrogant, binary stupidity. It defines the left more and more - arrogance and stupidity.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Persecutor2, 12/23/2013 10:03:58 PM     (No. 9666119)

And #13 is relevant to the discussion here just how? At any rate--Josh seem to be one of those people whose massive sense of self-importance is in exponentially inverse proportion to the reality of his miniscule significance--not to mention his even more microscopic intellect.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Boneshaker, 12/23/2013 10:27:54 PM     (No. 9666134)

"and contrary to his protestations, he hates gay people."

The guy is not only a scribbler - he is also a mind reader.....
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Chief1942, 12/23/2013 10:29:49 PM     (No. 9666135)

Lets see. Obama lies consistently, so I guess we should expect those cut from that same bolt of cloth, to lie as well. Sorry Barro. Phil Robertson simply stated "what he saw with his eyes" when he was "white trash alongside blacks picking cotton" during that period in that local. That you spin it to suit your agenda is so transparent that all we can offer you is pity. Tool.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 12/23/2013 11:17:36 PM     (No. 9666163)

Is Josh having some sort of hissy fit ?

We are so weary of a small percentage of the population making the most noise.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: 4justice, 12/24/2013 12:15:57 AM     (No. 9666184)

Josh is just using his forum to repeat the same lies over and over so people will believe what he says is true. He is also using it to make sure to marginalize everyone who is on the right, is Christian or stands up for free speech. This is typical leftist manipulation. And yes, Josh is amazing (ugh)...he can read everyone´s mind and KNOWS people´s intentions and what is in their hearts, as I said yesterday. (the twirp makes me want to puke)

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