Anderson Cooper Responds To Anti-Gay Evangelist Larry Tomczak’s Gay Agenda Claims

Anderson Cooper Responds To Anti-Gay Evangelist Larry Tomczak’s Gay Agenda Claims

Anderson Cooper did not tear Larry Tomczak to shreds. 🙁

The CNN anchorman minced few words when it came to a right-wing evangelist’s scathing Op-Ed which slammed him for “boasting” about his homosexuality.

Cooper addressed Larry Tomczak’s January 8 Christian Post Op-Ed titled, “Are You Aware of the Avalanche of Gay Programming Assaulting Your Home?” in a January 19 “Ridiculist” segment.

Saying he didn’t know what a “gay lifestyle” is, Cooper said he watched “I Love Lucy,” which is one of the “wholesome” television shows that Tomczak suggests parents let their children watch in lieu of “Modern Family,” “Glee” and other programs with promote a “gay agenda.”

“Those were the good old days when gay people could be arrested for going to a bar or fired from their jobs — which, actually, they still can in many states — and live life largely in the shadows,” Cooper observed. “Good times.”

Cooper then made a tongue-in-cheek suggestion to Tomczak, advising he watch the controversial TLC special, “My Husband’s Not Gay.”

“The point is, gay people are more visible today,” Cooper noted. “I’m not sure turning back the clock or the TV dial is the solution.”

In his Op-Ed, Tomczak, whose opposition to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community is well-established, blasted Cooper for “[boasting] openly on TV he’d rather ‘have sex’ with a man.”

Cooper’s remarks follow those of Ellen DeGeneres, who uncharacteristically responded to Tomczak’s claims in an instalment of her talk show last week. “The only way I’m trying to influence people is to be more kind and compassionate with one another,” DeGeneres said at the time.

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16 Comments

  1. Dennis Macauley
    January 22, 06:17 Reply

    You know sometimes you just have to ignore idiots! Religion has caused more harm than good

  2. chestnut
    January 22, 08:14 Reply

    That “My husband’s not gay” sha…I haven’t watched it, but I’ve seen clips. It’s about real-life married couples,where the husbands (and their wives) say the man is not gay, but just finds men desirable enough to want to have sex with, right? I don’t even understand the logic in that…
    I’ve heard of a “straight” thug-type in lag, who says he just enjoys being fucked ALOT,but isn’t gay;he just likes his anus being drilled…and my reliable source tells me that this “straight thug” can scream like an excited banshee and can spread legs wider than…all those porn stars u ppl were mentioning the other day(I don’t know their names).

    • Khaleesi
      January 22, 09:50 Reply

      LMAO … Chestnut you’re so messed up!!

      • chestnut
        January 22, 13:48 Reply

        Lol…wait, I’m not the guy who said he’s not gay,but just likes his ass being plundered, yet I’M the messed up one? No; that niggah is messed up!
        @chuck: I don’t know who/what “Sheikh” is o…I don’t ask too many questions.

  3. tobby
    January 22, 08:25 Reply

    Bla bla bla, enough of giving this man attention

  4. Khaleesi
    January 22, 09:49 Reply

    mtchwwwwwww …. surprised they still bother to respond to that pathetic piece of scum ..
    ps: Sista Pinky, this does not qualify as a post ooo, you still owe KDers one post for today …. ***Rolls eyes from Aba to Aberdeen****

    • Dennis Macauley
      January 22, 12:57 Reply

      Chestnut! You are the biggest mess ever!

      Excited banshee?
      LOL

      Banshees scream normally, so when they are excited I can’t even begin to imagine the pitch!

      Chai

      #ScarredForLife

  5. Lothario
    January 24, 07:26 Reply

    Lol! You must have seen the ultimate shade in the ‘I Love Lucy’ statement

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