There’s no question that American Idol will NOT be the same without the one and only Randy Jackson!
After Randy officially announced his 12th American Idol season would be his last, Idol participants were quick to comment. All expressed sadness at this veteran’s exit, and some even asked him to reconsider his decision!
Candice Golver, who auditioned in front of Randy multiple times before finally making it onto the show, said:
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The Boy Scouts of America always endeavor to Be Prepared, but it seems they were not quite ready for the public's reaction to their ban on gay scouts and leaders.
As recently as July of last year the Scouts re-affirmed their No Gays Allowed policy, but the times they are a-changin'!
Many charities, businesses, and United Way groups have stopped donating to the Boy Scouts due to their discriminatory practices, causing the organization to rethink their ways.
The BSA's board of directors are reportedly "actively considering" changing their national policy to allow individual charters to allow in homosexual members if they so choose. Spokesman Deron Smith says:
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