Duck Dynasty http://wrkf.org en TUESDAY: Edwin Edwards, Al & Jed Robertson, John Spain and Abram McGull http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-edwin-edwards-al-jed-robertson-john-spain-and-abram-mcgull <p>Jim Engster interviews former Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards who discusses his life, political career and his run for the 6th congressional district seat.&nbsp; Al Robertson and Jep Robertson of the "Duck Dynasty" TV series talk about their children's book "Everything is better with a beard."&nbsp; Former WBRZ TV news director John Spain and former TV news photographer Abram McGull recount the shooting death of Jeffrey Doucet by Gary Plauche that was video taped at the Baton Rouge Airport and broadcast on WBRZ 30 years ago.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 15:27:39 +0000 Jim Engster 23920 at http://wrkf.org Stories Merge As 'Duck Dynasty' Fans Plan 'Chick-Phil-A' Day http://wrkf.org/post/stories-merge-duck-dynasty-fans-plan-chick-phil-day <strong>Update at 5:40 p.m. ET. Fri, 27 Dec 2013 18:57:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 20595 at http://wrkf.org Stories Merge As 'Duck Dynasty' Fans Plan 'Chick-Phil-A' Day 'I Am A Lover ... Not A Hater,' Says 'Duck Dynasty' Star http://wrkf.org/post/i-am-lover-not-hater-says-duck-dynasty-star "I love all men and women. Mon, 23 Dec 2013 13:16:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 20433 at http://wrkf.org 'I Am A Lover ... Not A Hater,' Says 'Duck Dynasty' Star FRIDAY: The Duck Dynasty Drama, Remembering Jules D'Hemecourt http://wrkf.org/post/friday-duck-dynasty-drama-remembering-jules-dhemecourt <p>Jim discusses the controversy over "Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson's remarks about LGBT people, during a recent <em>GQ Magazine</em> interview and the A&amp;E network's decision to suspend him from the show.</p><p>Jim takes some time to remember the late Jules D'Hemecourt, also known as Tee Jules, a remarkable journalist and the artist behind the ever-popular, "Cajun 12 Days of Christmas".</p><p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 15:05:29 +0000 Jim Engster 20331 at http://wrkf.org 'Duck' And Cover: What, Exactly, Is The Point? http://wrkf.org/post/duck-and-cover-what-exactly-point <em>Duck Dynasty</em> star Phil Robertson has been suspended from filming by A&E after telling writer Drew Magary, for a <a href="http://www.gq.com/entertainment/television/201401/duck-dynasty-phil-robertson?currentPage=1" target="_blank">new profile in GQ</a>, about some of the views he holds that don't make it to air. Specifically, he spoke about not only how homosexuality is a sin but how it would naturally "morph out from there" into, among other things, bestiality. Thu, 19 Dec 2013 18:19:38 +0000 Linda Holmes 20293 at http://wrkf.org 'Duck' And Cover: What, Exactly, Is The Point? 'Duck Dynasty' Dad Doubles Down; Palin Defends Him http://wrkf.org/post/duck-dynasty-dad-doubles-down-palin-defends-him Saying that his mission "is to go forth and tell people about why I follow Christ and also what the Bible teaches, and part of that teaching is that women and men are meant to be together," <em>Duck Dynasty</em> star Phil Robertson isn't backing away from the comments he's made about gays that have led A&E to suspend him from the popular show indefinitely.<p>Robertson, <a href="http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2013/12/18/phil-robertson-suspended-after-comments-about-homosexuality/" target="_blank">in a statement to Fox News' FOX411</a>, goes on to say:<p><blockquote><p>"However, I would ne Thu, 19 Dec 2013 12:50:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 20276 at http://wrkf.org 'Duck Dynasty' Dad Doubles Down; Palin Defends Him On 'Hicksploitation' And Other White Stereotypes Seen On TV http://wrkf.org/post/hicksploitation-and-other-white-stereotypes-seen-tv On cable TV, there's a whole truckload of reality shows that make fun of working-class, white Southern culture. They are some of the most popular and talked about new shows, too, such as <em>Here Comes Honey Boo Boo</em> and <em>Duck Dynasty</em>.<p>MTV tried cashing in on the redneck TV trend with its own hyped-up platform for young Southern kids behaving badly, <em>Buckwild</em>. Wed, 01 May 2013 04:03:00 +0000 editor 9719 at http://wrkf.org On 'Hicksploitation' And Other White Stereotypes Seen On TV