Don’t Be Fooled … By the Duck Commanders

This past summer, I was invited to speak at an event to celebrate Southern heritage.  While there, I overheard a few friends talking about a show I had never watched, called “Duck Dynasty.”  They went on about a family with an outspoken character called “Uncle Si,” and how it was wonderful that they ended each show in a prayer.  I remember them saying that one of the show’s stars complained to the producers that they had cut out a segment when he prayed in Jesus’ name.  But this past Read more […]

The Real Message of Duck Dynasty

The entertainment hit from out of nowhere, Duck Dynasty, is now in its third season on A&E. The Robertsons—the family the show is based around—appear to be as unchanged by their newfound fame as is humanly possible. While the show is largely about the men and their daily escapades through Louisiana marshes and swamps, a strong domestic foundation is consistently present thanks to the Robertson women. A recent interview with Missy Robertson, wife of Jase, is an interesting and informative Read more […]