During an interview with CNN this week, Duck Dynasty star Willie Robertson defended his father Phil, who was briefly suspended from the A&E series in December after making homophobic and racist remarks in GQ.
Robertson said he believed the interviewer already "had what he wanted to put" in the article and goated Phil into making those statements by "specifically asking this and that." "Phil just said what he thought, what was on his heart," Robertson said, though he admitted his father "did some paraphrasing there."
Duck Dynasty has been in the news a lot following Phil Robertson's controversial anti-gay comments, but one of the youngest members of the dynasty is coming forward with a more positive message.
In an interview...
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8. Don't Caption This Award: MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry lands in hot water during her "What's So Funny About 2013?" segment when her panelists, actress Pia Glenn and comedian Dean Obeidallah, take aim at Mitt Romney's grandson Kieran, who is black. "One of these things is not like the others; one of these things is not the same," Glenn says after the family's Christmas photo pops up. Obeidallah adds: "I think that this picture is great. It really sums up the diversity of the Republican Party. The RNC — at the convention — they find the one black person." Harris-Perry chimes in as well, joking that...
In this week's episode of Duck Dynasty, Miss Kay plays matchmaker for her son Willie— but not in that way.
Can the Robertsons pull off a wedding? That's the big question on the Season 4 premiere of Duck Dynasty (Wednesday, 10/9c), in which Willie, Jeb, Jase and their wives surprise Phil and Miss Kay with a proper wedding for their anniversary.
Check out these five teasers about key moments from the Season 4 premiere: