Bil Browning

Disowned Gay Man Blows Up America's Got Talent

Filed By Bil Browning | June 12, 2013 11:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Entertainment
Tags: America's Got Talent, bad parenting, Jonathan Allen

This video of America's Got Talent contestant Jonathan Allen made even my cold, crabby heart grow three sizes too big. Disowned by his parents on his 18th birthday because he's gay, Allen nails his performance and judge Howie Mandel speaks up afterward to tell him, "Your own family disowned you, but with your talent, this show has become your family, and we'd like to say 'welcome home'. We love you. We accept you. And we're so proud that you came here."

Get out your Kleenex before watching this one, folks. You're about to get the sniffles.

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