Mike Huckabee Takes His War on Beyonce to The Daily Show

Jon Stewart defends the singer's honor.

Jay-Z and Beyonce attend Los Angeles Clippers against the Cleveland Cavaliers game on January 16, 2015 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California.

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If Mike Huckabee's book tour for God, Gun, Grits and Gravy was meant to advance the culture war, it's been working. Early readers of the book focused on an early section about “the culture of crude,” and how Huckabee criticized the Obama family for being “BFFs” with Jay Z and Beyonce. “With the First Lady so concerned about making sure her daughters' bellies don't ingest unhealthy food,” he wrote, “how can she let their brains ingest obnoxious and toxic mental poison in the form of song lyrics?”

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