Duck!

These are the two best responses to the Duck Dynasty racism/homophobia controversy. The first is from Josh Barro at Business Insider. And the second response is from the ever-awesome Ta-Nehisi Coates at The Atlantic. 

Similarly, Phil Robertson represents some very real pathologies of his culture, and his job is to provide a look into the reality of that culture to the TV viewer.
— Josh Barro
Further retreat into the inanity of loving the sinner but hating the sin—a standard that would clean The Wise Helmsman himself—will not do. Actual history shows that humans are not so discriminating.
— Ta-Nehisi Coates