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December 18th, 2013
08:09 PM ET

"Duck Dynasty" star compares homosexuality to bestiality

The patriarch of the "Duck Dynasty" is taking on what he says is one of society's greatest sins – homosexuality.

In an interview with GQ, Phil Robertson put gay people in the same category as "drunks," "terrorists" and "prostitutes" and compared homosexuality to bestiality.

But will his words hurt one of the most popular TV shows in America?

Tom Foreman has the story.

UPDATE 8:00PM: Phil Robertson has been indefinitely suspended by A&E for his comments.


Filed under: News • Television
December 6th, 2013
08:34 PM ET

Huge ratings, mixed reviews for NBC's live "Sound of Music"

"The Sound of Music" – did you love it or hate it? It probably doesn't matter.

NBC's three-hour live performance of the classic musical with Carrie Underwood as Maria drew a whopping 18.5 million viewers, as many as the 2009 series finale of ER.

From the very first notes, social media was buzzing with a variety of reactions, both positive and negative.

Actress Kym Karath, who played Gretl Von Trapp in the original "The Sound of Music" movie shares her take.


Filed under: Television
September 30th, 2013
08:40 PM ET

The Money & Power of "Breaking Bad"

The money and power of "Breaking Bad"

Last night the series finale of AMC's "Breaking Bad" aired on AMC. For five seasons, the show was very popular, and for weeks fans have speculated how it might end.

Some of you still haven't seen the finale yet, so we'll try not to drop any spoilers into this story. All we'll say is it was a definitive ending. FULL POST


Filed under: Money & Power • News • Television
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