Anderson Cooper Interviews Ryan Andresen, Boy Scout Denied Eagle Scout Rank for Being Gay: VIDEO

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18-year-old Boy Scout Ryan Andresen and his amazing mom Karen were interviewed by Anderson Cooper about the BSA's denial of Eagle Scout rank to him because he's gay, despite the fact that he had completed every requirement.

Andresen says that he has had 170 pledges from other scouts wanting to give him their Eagle pins.

Watch, AFTER THE JUMP...