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Phil Robertson included homosexuality in a long list of 'sinful' behavior, including bestiality and terrorism, in a recent interview with GQ magazine. He has since been suspended from the show indefinitely.
Pink, the Indigo Girls, and a long list of celebrity performers joined Cyndi Lauper for the third annual Home for the Holidays benefit concert to raise awareness of and funds to support LGBT homeless youth.