Nick Offerman blasts homophobes

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Nick Offerman is continuing to stick it to the many homophobes who are still salty about his role in The Last of Us, and you just love to see it.

The Parks and Recreation actor took home an Independent Spirit Award over the weekend for portraying Bill in the massively successful HBO adaptation — just a month after earning his first Emmy for the same part.

After thanking HBO for “having the guts to participate in this storytelling tradition that is truly independent,” he reminded everyone exactly why telling a love story between two men was important, albeit brief, arc in the show.

“Stories with guts that when homophobic hate comes my way and says, ‘Why did you have to make it a gay story?’ we say, ‘Because you ask questions like that. It’s not a gay story it’s a love story, you asshole.’”

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