Hmm, this statement doesn't really address the actual issue at hand... at all.
On Thursday, HGTV released an official response to allegations that their Fixer Upper stars Chip and Joanna Gaines are homophobic.
The statement comes on the heels of a BuzzFeed investigation which discovered the reality stars are members of the Antioch Community Church -- an organization led by the anti-LGBTQ pastor Jimmy Seibert.
While Chip and Joanna themselves have yet to address the controversy... the network decided to make things "crystal clear" about where they stand on the issue, saying:
[Image via HGTV.]