By Lanford Beard
Updated September 21, 2011 at 09:54 PM EDT
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File under: “Culture crash.” EW has confirmed that evangelical minister Ted Haggard will participate in the inaugural season of Celebrity Wife Swap. The Colorado pastor, made famous when he was scandalized by a drug-fueled dalliance with a rent boy, is set to swap spouses with wide-eyed Oscar nominee (and born-again Christian) Gary Busey. Haggard remains with his wife Gayle and maintains his public condemnation of homosexuality despite the 2006 controversy. Busey currently has a 19-month-old son with girlfriend Steffanie Sampson.

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