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  1. 'Duck Dynasty' Fallout: Hannity Urges Listeners to Call A&E Chief

    1:25 pm PST 12/19/2013
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    UPDATED: "A&E knows how he feels about this," he told his radio audience. "Why did they put him with a GQ guy in the first place? How stupid are they?" READ MORE

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  2. 'Duck Dynasty': Why Phil Robertson's Suspension Won't Work (Opinion)

    10:37 am PST 12/19/2013
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    THR's reality TV critic observes why reality personality controversies are a gray area, and calls A&E's decision to suspend Robertson indefinitely "a confused knee-jerk reaction that ultimately will probably mean very little." READ MORE

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  3. 'Duck Dynasty' Controversy: Conservatives Leap to Phil Robertson's Defense

    9:59 am PST 12/19/2013
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    UPDATED: Rush Limbaugh says the reality star is being "discriminated against" over losing his job because of his religious beliefs, while Sarah Palin argues that "free speech is an endangered species." READ MORE

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  4. 'Duck Dynasty' Controversy: Petition Calls for Phil Robertson's Immediate Return

    9:19 am PST 12/19/2013
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    The Christian organization Faith Driven Consumer asks A&E to immediately reinstate the reality star to the hit show and also is seeking a formal apology to him, his family and the show's viewers. READ MORE

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  5. 'Duck Dynasty' Controversy: Louisiana Gov. Defends Phil Robertson

    7:48 am PST 12/19/2013
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    "I remember when TV networks believed in the First Amendment," Bobby Jindal writes following the star's anti-gay comments and suspension, comparing him to Miley Cyrus. READ MORE

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  6. 'Duck Dynasty' Suspension: Fox News Hosts Defend Phil Robertson

    8:51 pm PST 12/18/2013
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    Sean Hannity called A&E's decision to pull the embattled reality star from the hit show a "slippery slope," while Megyn Kelly asked: "Why can't there be a debate about it?" READ MORE

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  7. Sarah Palin Defends 'Duck Dynasty' Star: 'Free Speech Is an Endangered Species'

    7:28 pm PST 12/18/2013
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    Phil Robertson came under fire after making anti-gay comments, causing the former Alaska Governor to tweet that those "taking on" the reality star are taking "on us all." READ MORE

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  8. 'Duck Dynasty' Star's Anti-Gay Remarks: Hollywood Reacts

    6:49 pm PST 12/18/2013
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    Sarah Palin is among those defending the embattled reality family patriarch, tweeting "free speech is an endangered species." READ MORE

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  9. 'Duck Dynasty's' Phil Robertson on Indefinite Hiatus Following Anti-Gay Remarks

    4:39 pm PST 12/18/2013
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    UPDATED: The news comes after the reality star compared being gay to bestiality, drawing ire from LGBT groups including GLAAD and the Human Rights Campaign. READ MORE

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  10. GLAAD Slams 'Duck Dynasty' Star Phil Robertson for 'Vile' Comments About Homosexuality

    9:11 am PST 12/18/2013
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    UPDATED: The Human Rights Campaign and PETA also have condemned his remarks, which included: “It seems like, to me, a vagina -- as a man -- would be more desirable than a man’s anus." READ MORE

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  11. Rule Breakers 2013: 'Duck Dynasty,' Matthew McConaughey, 'Breaking Bad'

    9:00 am PST 12/18/2013
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    The movers and shaker-uppers on THR's third annual year-end list -- including David Bowie, Netflix's Ted Sarandos and "Gravity's" Alfonso and Jonas Cuaron -- prove once again that unconventional wisdom may be the smartest play. READ MORE

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  12. 'Duck Dynasty' Stars Don't Mind Knockoffs and Imitators: We Need 'Clean Television'

    9:00 am PST 12/18/2013
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    "We're just kind of doin' what we do, and people identify with that," Jase Robertson tells THR of the series that regularly lures 9 million-plus viewers to A&E. READ MORE

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  13. The Robertson Family on the Success of A&E's 'Duck Dynasty'

    8:00 am PST 12/18/2013
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    The stars of the hit reality show share the secrets on what makes their series a hit with fans and how they are able to lure more than 9 million viewers. "It's a combination of the faith, the positive and the family aspect, and it's funny," says Willie Robertson. READ MORE

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  14. The Hollywood Reporter's Rule Breakers 2013

    8:00 am PST 12/18/2013
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    THR’s third annual year-end celebration of entertainment’s movers and shaker-uppers -- from ‘Gravity’s' Alfonso and Jonas Cuaron to CBS's Nina Tassler and Dean Norris. READ MORE

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  15. Cable 2013 Ratings: Banner Year for AMC and A&E as History Drops

    9:20 am PST 12/12/2013
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    USA remains the most-watched but loses the demo to TBS -- as cable originals "The Walking Dead," "Breaking Bad" and "Duck Dynasty" and off-net deals for "The Big Bang Theory" and "Family Guy" bolster their respective networks. READ MORE

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  16. 'Duck Dynasty,' Walter White Among Most-Searched Halloween Costume Ideas on Yahoo

    3:34 pm PDT 10/28/2013
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    "Teen Beach Movie," "Star Wars" and "Despicable Me" also are hot this year among people looking to Hollywood for inspiration. READ MORE

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  17. 'Duck Dynasty' Family to Release Christmas Album

    7:23 pm PDT 10/25/2013
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    The A&E reality stars will release their first album, "Duck the Halls: A Robertson Family Christmas," on Oct. 29. READ MORE

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  18. Twerk or Treat! 19 Hollywood-Inspired Halloween Costumes

    5:37 am PDT 10/25/2013
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    From Miley Cyrus to "Duck Dynasty's" Uncle Si, channel your favorite star with one of these getups. READ MORE

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  19. TV Ratings: 'Duck Dynasty' Finale Dips Against World Series

    1:57 pm PDT 10/24/2013
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    Facing tougher broadcast opposition from the young fall season and Major League Baseball on Fox, A&E's reality hit rakes in 8.4 million viewers. READ MORE

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  20. A 'Top Chef' Cruise? A 'Duck Dynasty' Barcalounger? How Reality TV Is Cashing In

    5:00 am PDT 10/17/2013
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    Unscripted programs are finding novel ways to build more recognition and revenue in arenas once reserved for cartoons, scripted hits and celebrities. READ MORE

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  21. A&E Unveils New 'Be Original' Tagline as Part of Rebranding (Exclusive)

    6:00 am PDT 10/09/2013
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    The network is getting a new on-air look and website as it adopts a "much lighter, more fun" focus on an all-original primetime. READ MORE

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