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Only, Billy Ray Cyrus didn't find it quite as appalling as we—and, judging by your comments, you—did. In fact, the proud papa thought it was downright entertaining.
"You know what? I just think that Miley loves entertaining people," he told Access Hollywood.
People were entertained alright, but not exactly in the way a 16-year-old's father would necessarily want. But, then again, this is the boot-scootin' dad who set his teenager up with a 20-year-old boy.
"I always tell her to love what you're doing and stay focused for the love of the art and not worry so much about opinion," he adds.
"Art" = pole dancing. Got it.