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Bobby Jindal Calls 'Duck Dynasty' Star's Suspension 'A Messed Up Situation'

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“Phil Robertson and his family are great citizens of the State of Louisiana. The politically correct crowd is tolerant of all viewpoints, except those they disagree with. I don’t agree with quite a bit of stuff I read in magazine interviews or see on TV," Jindal said. "In fact, come to think of it, I find a good bit of it offensive. But I also acknowledge that this is a free country and everyone is entitled to express their views. In fact, I remember when TV networks believed in the First Amendment. It is a messed up situation when Miley Cyrus gets a laugh, and Phil Robertson gets suspended."

Duck Dynasty, which is primarily filmed in Louisiana, is one of cable television's top-rated shows

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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R ) with "Duck Dynasty" star Willie Robertson standing together as the NRA endorsed Jindal in August 2013. Photo via Jindal's Facebook page.