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Published:August 19th, 2011 10:05 EST
Did American Idol Hire Ellen DeGeneres To Prove They Were Not Homophobic?

Did American Idol Hire Ellen DeGeneres To Prove They Were Not Homophobic?

By SOP newswire2

Gary McCullough, Director of Christian Newswire submits the following:

In January of 2010, I claimed that the FOX TV show, American Idol hired Ellen DeGeneres to fight the rumors within Hollywood that the show was anti-gay; this after the more talented Adam Lambert lost the competition to a "Teen-Beat" hetero-dreamboat.

Idol`s producers allowed DeGeneres to drive the show into the ground to appease a flaming Hollywood minority.  Eventually profit-minded heads prevailed and the gay-activist was replaced after one horrendous season. 

 Idol`s producers had paid their alms to Hollywood`s Gay-McCarthyites and thought they were in the clear. Not so fast claims Idol-rival co-host Adam Levine; this week Levine charged that Idol was not doing enough to promote gay contestants. What does he want, pink-triangle armbands to tell viewers who is gay and who is straight?

Should Levine get his way and Idol steps up its promotion of identifiable homos(e)xual contestants, I guarantee that will not be the final demand. Next season someone else will complain that the contestants were not gay enough. Perhaps we need a sliding scale, with an independent panel awarding levels of homos(e)xuality based on flamboyant expressiveness and on-the-record out-of-the-closet dramatic statements.

But what if someone fakes being a homos(e)xual to earn the pink armband? How do we know what gender each contestant truly desires?  We need a certification process lest the talent pool is contaminated with that rarest of all gay performers, the male-lesbian.  We will need the casting couch reinstated to insure same-s(e)x s(e)xual preference purity.

I hope I have illustrated the idiocy of attempting to accommodate a militant homos(e)xual agenda, even by a television production. Once we make how one fakes procreation into a class, let alone a "minority," we have shown ourselves to be fools indeed.           

 

SOURCE: Christian Newswire