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Response to Honeycombe8 (Reply #60)

Mon Jan 21, 2013, 01:52 PM

62. I agree with your take on his comments

He does live near Atlanta and I assume he grew up in the south. He has had a show (Good Eats) on the Food Network for about 12 years (plus he appears on several other FoodTV shows) where he picks a food subject and then explains the science and history of it. Which, if the fundie christian part is true, kinda makes me laugh. It is really an interesting show and my daughter and I have enjoyed it since its' beginning. But we never knew about all this other stuff and I don't guess the other stuff really mattered since I never saw any evidence of it in his show.

It definitely bothers me though, if he is a member of a church that thinks there is something wrong with being gay and tries to "fix" it with prayer. It will color my opinion of him in the future even on unrelated matters of food. My mom was also a fundie christian who definitely believed being gay was a sin and I doubt she even accepted prayer as a fixer for that. But she was my mom - I kinda had to love her - or most of her. AB ain't no relation so if that's how he feels, well I am free to feel differently and not think so kindly of him as I did in the past.

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