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Brazil nuts!

A mayor who insisted Hurricane Katrina was God’s way of punishing homosexuals is now campaigning to have Ballymena twinned with gay hotspot Rio de Janeiro.

The DUP’s Maurice Mills says he wants to form an official link between the two for “economic reasons only”.

The Co Antrim councillor caused worldwide controversy when he claimed God sent Hurricane Katrina — which killed 1,300 people, caused $130billion worth of damage and left tens of thousands homeless — to stop a gay festival.

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