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Presidential Candidate Fred Thompson Cites Importance of Fathers, Implies Dads Are to Blame for Family Breakdown in FOX Debate
During last night's Republican presidential debate on FOX News, candidate Fred Thompson (pictured) cited family breakdown and the importance of fathers raising their children as being key to the well-being and education of America's youth. Unfortunately, he also implied that family breakdown was caused simply by fathers "not staying and raising their kids." To watch Thompson's comments, click here and scroll until there's about 2:45 left. Thanks to Kimberly, a reader, for sending it.