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Pat Robertson: “Awful-Looking” Women Are Destroying Marriage, Too

robertsonpat4930The romance is obviously going out of the marriage. You know, it may be your mom isn’t as sweet as you think she is; she may be kind of hard-nosed.

A woman came to a preacher I know—it’s so funny—and she was awful looking. Her hair was all torn up, she was overweight and looked terrible. And she said, ‘Oh, Reverend, what can I do? My husband has started to drink. And the preacher looked at her and he said, ‘Madam, if I were married to you, I’d start to drink too.’”

Misogynistic televangelist Pat Robertson, to a 17-year-old concerned that his father is ignoring his mother, on The 700 Club.