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sonicfilter

Fishers, IN

#1045373 Dec 19, 2013
Is the 'Duck Dynasty' goose cooked? Can show go on without Phil Robertson?

As the fallout from Phil Robertson's comments on homosexuality continues to rain down, some say its time to put a fork in "Duck Dynasty," while others think the hit show has a few quacks left in it.

On Wednesday, following intense criticism from gay rights groups and others, A&E announced that the patriarch of the duck-hunting family had been placed on "indefinite hiatus" following his comments to GQ magazine.

A source close to the show tells FOX411 that even if Robertson apologized, at this point, A&E is done with him.

But can the ratings juggernaut really go on without its central character, the man who presides over the family and leads the dinner time prayers?

"All shows run their course. But this still has at least another season or two in it," the insider said. "Granted, the overall feeling of uninhibited love that this country has had for the show and brand will likely start to turn a bit."

According to our source, given that "Duck Dynasty" boasts such a big cast, losing a cast member won't prevent them from moving ahead with the popular series, even if it ends up being fashioned as more of a "spin-off." But the creative team still faces some major problems as Phil is ultimately the leader of the family and the source of many "words of wisdom" parlayed to the grandkids. He is also the founder of the multi-million dollar Duck Commander business the show features, and thus his absence is likely going to hurt.

Some think these problems – paired with Robertson’s comments -- are insurmountable.

http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2013/12/...
sonicfilter

Fishers, IN

#1045374 Dec 19, 2013
Whatever wrote:
<quoted text>
I am not trying to hurt your feelings but.... if it is a good joke; you don't have to explain it.
You aren't the worse. I saw one guy go on for paragraph trying to explain his.
you should see the response it got at Breitbart.

so i think i'll go over to Redstate and shake that tree.
sonicfilter

Fishers, IN

#1045375 Dec 19, 2013
Whatever wrote:
<quoted text>
LOL, this is a surprise? Progressives hang together.
no surprise in either direction.

Since: Sep 08

Location hidden

#1045376 Dec 19, 2013
RUSH10ME wrote:
<quoted text>Get Realtime to hold said asse's nose and mouth in water and you suck it's ass to prime him , let us know how it works for ya .
Just the type of response we have come to expect from a Rethug. You're mother must be so proud.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1045377 Dec 19, 2013
This week Sen. Elizabeth Warren and six colleagues introduced the Equal Employment for All Act, which would make it illegal for employers to disqualify job applicants based on their credit scores. It's an admirable and important bill which deserves our support. It also gives us an opportunity to have a broader discussion about the kind of society we hope to become

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rj-eskow/6-ways...
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1045378 Dec 19, 2013
Whatever wrote:
<quoted text>
So ignorant? Really? They rack in millions a year from their business (not Duck Dynasty)-you confuse American Enterprise and the American dream as ignorance.
What is the measure of a man? What does it say about our society of voyeurism that shows like this, along with other reality shows including the Kardashians etc. create millionaires out of trash?
Whatever

Gering, NE

#1045379 Dec 19, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
kind of like American 'Thinker'? Daily Caller/bikini central?
Went to look at American Thinker-
At least 9th grade level vocabulary or higher
Cite sources
has complex sentence structure
follows rules for laying out an argument
no illogical jumps or connections

As far as opinion sites go this is one of the better ones. I went to one USAsince posted last night that was a mess. Author indicated citing a source but didn't include the link or the name. Had a bunch of disjointed sentences that really did not fit together nor did he try to develop an argument-one of the worse opinion pieces I have seen.

If I was to look for a site that features Odd and unreported stories- that Raw Story claims to cover (you do know there is a reason for this like the credibility of the source)-I use Yahoo and other news sources that has this feature without a political ideology.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1045380 Dec 19, 2013
RUSH10ME wrote:
<quoted text>That hurts comming from you lily. Biben for president 2013 , P hil Robertson for president 2016- 2024 !
Uh oh, rush has been nipping at the moonshine. Biben for president! Hiccup
NuculurVodkaOpti on

Palm Coast, FL

#1045381 Dec 19, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
<quoted text>
So don't fkn read it and stay as ignorant and ill informed as you are, who the fk cares? Your party needs morans like you.
lily's dirtmouth alcoholic meltdown gets worse as her bottle gets emptied
NuculurVodkaOpti on

Palm Coast, FL

#1045382 Dec 19, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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What is ironic and disgusting is that poor white trash redneck ignorance is becoming something that is attractive somehow; it's not only Southerners as was thought before. It seems to be everywhere; even people in Massachusetts of all places, are laughingly calling themselves rednecks! One would think that being called white trash redneck hillbillies would be something anyone would want to distance oneself from.
It's sick. Read this from that idiot:
The 67-year-old journeyed from substance abuse to devotion to God to small-screen celebrity, all in the backwoods of Louisiana. According to Robertson, growing up in those Louisiana backwoods in the pre-civil rights era was not bad for black people.
“I never, with my eyes, saw the mistreatment of any black person," Robertson is quoted in GQ. "Not once. Where we lived was all farmers. The blacks worked for the farmers. I hoed cotton with them. I’m with the blacks, because we’re white trash. We’re going across the field.... They’re singing and happy. I never heard one of them, one black person, say,‘I tell you what: These doggone white people’—not a word!... Pre-entitlement, pre-welfare, you say: Were they happy? They were godly; they were happy; no one was singing the blues.”
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12/19/phil...
lily gets aroused by the race card
NuculurVodkaOpti on

Palm Coast, FL

#1045383 Dec 19, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
<quoted text>
What is the measure of a man? What does it say about our society of voyeurism that shows like this, along with other reality shows including the Kardashians etc. create millionaires out of trash?
The Obamas in the White House
NuculurVodkaOpti on

Palm Coast, FL

#1045384 Dec 19, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
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Uh oh, rush has been nipping at the moonshine. Biben for president! Hiccup
It's your vodka
Whatever

Gering, NE

#1045385 Dec 19, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
This week Sen. Elizabeth Warren and six colleagues introduced the Equal Employment for All Act, which would make it illegal for employers to disqualify job applicants based on their credit scores. It's an admirable and important bill which deserves our support. It also gives us an opportunity to have a broader discussion about the kind of society we hope to become
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rj-eskow/6-ways...
You cannot get a security pass without a credit check.
Whatever

Gering, NE

#1045386 Dec 19, 2013
Robertsons are in talks with A&E and state "we cannot imagine the show going on without Phil at the helm"

Sounds like the Robertsons are trying to withdraw from A&E

A&E will lose millions of revenues, but when you cave too early and fail to check it out first with your real viewers-you make DUMB decisions.

Can't feel sorry for A&E
Whatever

Gering, NE

#1045387 Dec 19, 2013
NuculurVodkaOption wrote:
<quoted text> The Obamas in the White House
Must be. As the Robertsons from Duck Dynasty were millionaires prior to the show.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1045388 Dec 19, 2013
A privacy advocate on Wednesday told Congress that she had discovered that it was common practice for data brokers to sell the names of rape victims and HIV patients for about 7.9 cents each.

Speaking to members of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, World Privacy Forum Executive Director Pam Dixon described herself as a “moderate” when it came to data brokers, but shocking research convinced her that the industry was in need of regulation.

“The data broker industry as it is today, does not have constraints and it does not have shame,” she explained.“It will sell any information about any person regardless of sensitivity for 7.9 cents a name, which is the price of a list of rape sufferers which was recently sold.”

According to Dixon, the industry was now using “pseudo-scores” for credit decisions that were based on non-financial factors, allowing companies to circumvent the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/12/19/data-br...
Whatever

Gering, NE

#1045390 Dec 19, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
<quoted text>
What is the measure of a man? What does it say about our society of voyeurism that shows like this, along with other reality shows including the Kardashians etc. create millionaires out of trash?
Why do you continue to deny that the Robertson family of Duck Dynasty were multi-millionaires prior to the show and will continue to rack money in from their businesses after the show?

Duck Dynasty did not make them millionaires.
lily boca raton fl

Boca Raton, FL

#1045391 Dec 19, 2013
Whatever wrote:
<quoted text>
Why do you continue to deny that the Robertson family of Duck Dynasty were multi-millionaires prior to the show and will continue to rack money in from their businesses after the show?
Duck Dynasty did not make them millionaires.
To be honest with you; I have never heard of the before this.
Whatever

Gering, NE

#1045392 Dec 19, 2013
NuculurVodkaOption wrote:
<quoted text> lily's dirtmouth alcoholic meltdown gets worse as her bottle gets emptied
She is mad because I don't think National Enquire and Raw Story are intellectual reading material.
RUSH10ME

Colonial Beach, VA

#1045393 Dec 19, 2013
Whatever wrote:
<quoted text>
Why do you continue to deny that the Robertson family of Duck Dynasty were multi-millionaires prior to the show and will continue to rack money in from their businesses after the show?
Duck Dynasty did not make them millionaires.
Dumb lily thinks putting obama in the whitehouse made him a leader also . I still hope biden gets a turn in the drivers seat .

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