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A&E to LGBT Group: ´Duck Dynasty´ Family
´Open´ to Dialogue with Gays, Blacks

Breitbart Big Hollywood, by Tony Lee

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Posted By:athina, 12/29/2013 3:31:20 PM

After A&E reinstated Duck Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson on Friday, the Human Rights Campaign, which promotes gay rights, said the network gave them assurances that the Robertson family would be open to having a dialogue with blacks and the LGBT community. The group revealed they asked A&E for such meetings after it suspended Robertson for making what were deemed to be anti-gay comments in a GQ magazine interview. Fred Sainz, a Human Rights Campaign representative, told CNN that the group wanted to "thank A&E for their attentiveness and collaboration over the course of the last few weeks"

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Reply 1 - Posted by: eoddad, 12/29/2013 3:34:02 PM     (No. 9671932)

The Robertson´s should just send Bibles and if they feel really generous they can´t highlight the appropriate verses.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: justavoter, 12/29/2013 3:34:28 PM     (No. 9671933)

So, are they going to get together an re- write the BIBLE?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: eoddad, 12/29/2013 3:34:42 PM     (No. 9671935)

"CAN" highlight

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Reply 4 - Posted by: dallasdude, 12/29/2013 3:39:07 PM     (No. 9671938)

#1 has it right. Any questions, just refer to the Book. Period..

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Reply 5 - Posted by: LAW428, 12/29/2013 3:41:46 PM     (No. 9671942)

A dialogue with gays and blacks? To what end? This sounds like an unproductive waste of time to me, unless it results in the salvation of someone. I don´t think the Duck Dynasty family will become gay or black.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Northcross, 12/29/2013 3:41:48 PM     (No. 9671943)

"Dialogue" to politically correct liberals means you agree to everything they say. I doubt that will work with the Robertsons.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: rocket-j-squirrel, 12/29/2013 3:45:40 PM     (No. 9671946)

Please, A&E, film this! The Robertsons go to Sensitivity and Tolerance training! I´m sure sagman is working on the transcript as I type.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: farmwife, 12/29/2013 3:46:01 PM     (No. 9671948)

The gays and black will discover that dialogue means other people are not shouted down.Other people actually express ideas that they don´t agree with They aren´t used to that kind of dialogue.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: mitzi, 12/29/2013 3:47:09 PM     (No. 9671950)

This may work out really well.

The Robertson family should invite them to church services first. We might end up with a bunch of new Christian converts!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Persecutor2, 12/29/2013 3:54:39 PM     (No. 9671954)

You know, since the Robertsons live in Louisiana, if they do any business at all in any town there, it is pretty certain that they "dialogue" with black people on a regular basis. And evidently, if they talk to the people they work with at A&E, they have been "dialoguing" with a homosexual or two. So I think they can say they have already met that obligation. A&E just needs to move on and cut their losses from this fiasco, and I´m thinking they may actually understand that.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Keekng, 12/29/2013 4:08:27 PM     (No. 9671963)

What a pant load of propaganda. The Human Rights(?)rep attempts to paint Robertsons as not being willing to have dialogue.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Doctor P, 12/29/2013 4:11:00 PM     (No. 9671965)

A dialog is a TWO-way communication. That means that BOTH parties have to listen.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ranger06, 12/29/2013 4:36:28 PM     (No. 9671983)

J. Jackson does not want to ´dialogue" unless it can result in him getting some shake-down-cash. That´s the game and that´s how it´s played... Expect Jackson & Company to attempt to turn-up the heat - and it that fails they´ll be looking for a weaker target to extract cash from...

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Reply 14 - Posted by: caddyjak, 12/29/2013 4:46:59 PM     (No. 9671993)

I think that Phil and his buddies should have a ´special" show devoted to the sexual proclivities of gay men. All their disgusting, degrading, filthy and aids causing acts should be presented in full color and available to all. If that doesn´t bring a moral revival to this country, nothing will.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: FlatCityGirl, 12/29/2013 4:47:39 PM     (No. 9671994)

If you read that article closely --between the lines, you´ll learn that the Robertsons have not agreed to anything.

All that blacks and the GLAAD perverts have "received" is assurances from A&E.

Until I hear Phil or Willie come out and say --words out of their own mouths, that they are willing to "dialogue" with the aforementioned groups, I won´t buy into the headline.

Here: "We´ve received assurances also that the Robertson family is now open to working with African-American and LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) people to address the real harm that such anti-gay and racist comments can cause," Sainz said.

I could be wrong, but I don´t think the Robertson family would agree that Phil´s remarks were anti-gay or racist.

I think A&E is going to have to get their "label" right before the Robertson family agree to anything.

I could be wrong, but this does not sound like something that would come from the Robertsons.

That said, I´m with Poster #9. If the Robertsons did agree to "sit down" with the aforementioned Professionally Aggrieved, something good might come of it in that the Professionally Aggrieved might find out what it´s like to be taken to Phil´s woodshed. I bet his sons could testify what it´s like to be in Phil´s cross-hairs. It´s time the Professionally Aggrieved got a dose of truth, and Phil Robertson is just the old boy who could give it to them.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: CEP, 12/29/2013 5:06:27 PM     (No. 9672016)

This is ridiculous, who care what anyone thinks, they have their opinion others have theirs, leave it at that.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Keekng, 12/29/2013 5:12:44 PM     (No. 9672017)

This is crazy. If Revrum Jackson is allowed to participate I will most likely puke on my computer.
What the "misunderstood" gays and blacks really want is a piece of the action.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 12/29/2013 5:24:58 PM     (No. 9672028)

This dialog is the A&E CYA response to the LGBT activists.
The LGBT can´t admit they are now put down.
The DD family is laughing at the both factions.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Timber Queen, 12/29/2013 5:32:59 PM     (No. 9672034)

This is just CYA for A&E. I submit that the Professionally Aggrieved aren´t planning on any such meeting, have no interest in any such meeting, and would be scared out their Wheaties if Phil were to schedule such a meeting.

And yes, I´d love to see that televised!

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Reply 20 - Posted by: provide, 12/29/2013 6:20:49 PM     (No. 9672081)

Are they going to be required to attend an A&E beer summit?

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Reply 21 - Posted by: grampus, 12/29/2013 6:20:56 PM     (No. 9672082)

A dialogue is a conversation consisting of two monologues...or in this case three monologues.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: beth, 12/29/2013 6:21:19 PM     (No. 9672083)

If the Robertsons give in to the gay mafia it will be the end of the show. The fans will abandon them.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: coldoc, 12/29/2013 6:42:34 PM     (No. 9672097)

They already had interaction with the LGBT community in the form of a doggy photographer. Funny episode.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: harper, 12/29/2013 6:43:49 PM     (No. 9672100)

Reading between the lines, it looks like a bunch of metros and GLAADS are going to throw a pity party, pout, act out, declare a victory and do lots of drugs etc.

That´s so special.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 12/29/2013 6:56:55 PM     (No. 9672111)

Trying to dialogue with gay and black activists is like trying to dialogue with radical Islam.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: thudlike, 12/29/2013 7:37:28 PM     (No. 9672129)

I don´t watch TV and haven´t been following this skirmish closely. I´ve read Phil Robertson´s comments about gays but don´t recall hearing about any racially charged comments. Are they just smearing him with a broad brush, accusing him of being racist because of his remarks about homosexuality? I don´t get it, and this article doesn´t address any racial component to any of this.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Udanja99, 12/29/2013 7:45:29 PM     (No. 9672136)

Do they get to bring their hunting guns to the "dialogue"?

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Reply 28 - Posted by: lana720, 12/29/2013 10:17:31 PM     (No. 9672255)

The Robertson´s don´t have to do anything but to continue to be themselves. Example doesn´t require dialogue.
I hope they don´t lower themselves to acquiescing to these less than righteous specimens of humanity.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: FLCracker, 12/29/2013 11:38:54 PM     (No. 9672293)

Of course they are. They´re Christians. It´s called "witnessing."

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Reply 30 - Posted by: JustCause, 12/30/2013 12:34:40 AM     (No. 9672315)

Human Rights Campaign has put out information to get ahead of the curve.

I´d bet their next funding check that nobody has given any assurances about anything.

These are Radical Liberals - They Lie.

I won´t acknowledge their announcement until I hear it from Phil.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/30/2013 4:50:43 AM     (No. 9672358)

If they put that crap in their show, then the show will be toast.

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