Transcript for Fans Rally Around 'Duck Dynasty' Star Phil Robertson
into the firestorm after comments from one of the stars of "duck dynasty." A major sponsor running from him and now tonight apparently running back. Abc's matt gutman apparently on what was said. Reporter: The duck commander doubled down on his anti-gay comments sunday. Phil robertson telling his bible study class -- "from the beginning jesus said, "it is man and a woman." According to the daily mail and confirmed by abc news. Robertson compared being gay to being an adulterer and a liar, saying "what's the difference?" But with the future of his blockbuster show very much in doubt, robertson's conservative fans are flocking to his defense. I think phil is feeling very empowered. There's been a lot of public support on his side. Instead of running away advertisers have said they're sticking by him. Reporter: When a & e, partly owned by abc, suspended robertson, cracker barrel announced they would no longer sell some "duck dynasty" merchandise. Then after a huge backlash from their angry customers they reversed themselves saying you flat out told us we were wrong. We listened. For the same being, and old phil is still on the air, a & e is in the midst of a "duck dynasty" marathon through
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