Random Celebs Weigh in on the ‘Duck Dynasty’ Controversy

Jon Stewart duck dynastyA hoard of famous whelps crawled out of the woodwork to comment on homophobic comments made by Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson over the week, from the Stephen Colberts to the reality famewhores. Here’s what Robertson said to stir the pot:

“Start with homosexual behavior and just morph out from there. Bestiality, sleeping around with this woman and that woman and that woman and those men.”

AND:

“It seems like, to me, a vagina — as a man — would be more desirable than a man’s anus. That’s just me. I’m just thinking: There’s more there! She’s got more to offer. I mean, come on, dudes! You know what I’m saying? But hey, sin: It’s not logical, my man. It’s just not logical.”

And here’s what a bunch of other noteworthy-ish people had to say…

Jon Stewart: “I assumed it was a show in which ducks re-enact the show ‘Dynasty’ … which, by the way, would have a huge gay following,”

George Takei: “I don’t really care feather someone on a reality show said something about gays that didn’t fit the bill. He’s entitled to his opinion, even if it’s for the birds. But the network also is worried about flocking with its base, so if it feels it should drake him over the coals for making his fowl comments, so be it.”

Stephen Colbert:  “It’s not the eloquent speech you might expect from a backwoods Louisiana bird-murderer.”  Continue reading “Random Celebs Weigh in on the ‘Duck Dynasty’ Controversy”

Robert Pattinson Eats Ice Cream With Jon Stewart, Mostly Avoids Talking About Kristen

Robert Pattinson finally crawled out of his lonely hermit crab shell to begin his promotional tour for Cosmopolis. First stop:
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Stewart cut right to the chase, feeding Rob’s inner woman some Ben & Jerry’s ice cream, throwing his hands up in the air and saying:

“We’re just a couple of gals talking. The last time I had a bad breakup, Ben and Jerry got me through the tougher times. I thought you and I could bond over this and talk about, ‘boy, you are better off, kick her to the curb.'”  Continue reading “Robert Pattinson Eats Ice Cream With Jon Stewart, Mostly Avoids Talking About Kristen”

Tony Bennett On Amy Winehouse: ‘A True Jazz Singer’

Tony Bennett spent time with Amy Winehouse during her final vocal recording for the song “Body And Soul” on his Duets II album.

Bennett recently told The Daily Show with Jon Stewart that he could tell the singer was in trouble.

He also mentioned to Entertainment Weekly that he had plans to sit her down in during his Birthday party in October, to express his concern.

Here are his touching words on Amy, to Jon Stewart:

“She was in trouble at that time because she had a couple of engagement s that she didn’t keep up but what people didn’t realize at that time [was] that she really knew…She really knew that she was in a lot of trouble. That she wasn’t going to live…

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