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Devin Largent

Devin is a recent graduate of The Ohio State University.

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In a typical essay, you cannot scroll down the page and immediately understand all the tenets of an argument or each individual piece of information the article offers.

But The Bucket isn’t just some assisted suicide mechanism, designed to carry a cloud of anxiety over an entire fantasy league. The Bucket is more than that. The Bucket is a uniting force.

While I’m not going to go so far as to say that the Robertsons are bad people—in fact they seem upstanding and their faith has obviously been profoundly beneficial—I would challenge them to see which Levitical laws they also violate before they bestow upon others the titled of unfit for the Eternal Kingdom.

And yet, despite the fabrication, the characters of Duck Dynasty have been embraced by their audience more so than any other reality show, because people want to believe that what they’re seeing is 100% real.