The hottest story on the Internet is the suspension of Duck Dynasty’s Phil Robertson, over his comments about homosexuality. While some politicians dodged the issue, when asked, such as Virginia Sen. Mark Warner on Fox News, others, like Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal did not. Jindal called it a “messed-up situation when Miley Cyrus gets a laugh and Phil Robertson gets suspended.”
Here are 5 things you probably did not know about Phil Robertson:
He was an all-state football, baseball and track star in high school
- He was first-string quarterback at Louisiana Tech University ahead of Pro Football Hall of Famer Terry Bradshaw
- He has a bachelor’s degree in physical education and a master’s in education
- He invented the first Duck Commander call in 1972
- His marriage became strained as he ran a bar in the 1970s but he salvaged the union with his wife Kay, after turning to the Bible.