Tucker Max: Planned Parenthood Rejected Donation

    LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 21: Tucker Max attends the premiere of "I Hope They Serve Beer In Hell" held at the Arclight cinema on September 21, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Toby Canham/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Tucker Max

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    Tucker Max certainly wants points for effort. The male comedian and novelist says his $500,000 donation to Planned Parenthood was rejected. An advisor for Max, Ryan Holliday, says he suggested to that Max donate to the organization for tax purposes, and Holliday said Max told him “they really did help me and my girlfriend when I was poor, and I really do believe in their mission.” Holliday said that although Planned Parenthood initially seemed excited about the donation, the organization then changed their minds due to Max’s “perception”—especially since Max has been boycotted by feminist groups.

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