Source: Shoshana Davis / CBS News
There’s a new controversy surrounding “Duck Dynasty” star Phil Robertson as a video made four years ago surfaced showing the show’s patriarch talking about the merits of marrying teenage girls.
In the video, Robertson says “Look, you wait till they get to be 20 years old – the only picking that’s gonna take place is your pocket. You gotta marry these girls when they’re about 15 or 16.”
This comes on the heels of A&E Network’s decision to drop plans to suspend Robertson for his comments about gays and African-Americans. The network’s handling of the situation has garnered much criticism.
Abby Klaassen, editor of Advertising Age, told the “CBS This Morning” co-hosts that A&E had “no choice” but to bring back the show and Robertson.
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