The Rubin Report Tackles TLC's 'My Husband's Not Gay' Controversy

January 7, 2015 6:56 PM

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Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar of "19 Kids and Counting" fame joined a strange group of reality TV stars turned anti-LGBT activists this year when it was revealed that Michelle publicly campaigned against an anti-discrimination bill. She became the voice of a robocall that encouraged individuals to oppose a civil rights proposal in her home state. The couple later found themselves under fire when they posted a photo of themselves kissing and put forth an open call for couples to share their own photos. The pair then allegedly removed a photo of a same-sex kiss that was posted along with a message about marriage equality. The controversy was met with a petition to have "19 Kids And Counting" taken off the air -- which was met with a counter-petition by fans.

The National Organization for Marriage continued its fight against marriage equality. However, the organization is reportedly $2.5 million in debt according to its 2013 tax filings.

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