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Duggar is playing on the old and false conservative conflation of non-heteronormativity with criminal deviancy.

The late Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan once famously indicted the cultural condition of “defining deviancy down.”

His computer was filled with content suggesting sexual deviancy or erotic artistry, depending on your point of view.

The late Sen. Pat Moynihan wrote of “defining deviancy downward.”

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On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to deviancy, such as: aberrance, aberrancy, aberration, anomaly, deviation, and discrepancy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.