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‘Liberals suck!’: Conservatives freak out after sci-fi TV show omits ‘under God’ from pledge

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The CW network’s new science fiction television show Star Crossed outraged conservative Christian viewers on Monday when it predicted that the words “under God” would no longer be in the Pledge of Allegiance in the near future.

The show, set in 2024, tells the story of a romance between a human girl named Emery and an alien boy named Roman, who has been allowed to attend her high school even though most of his fellow aliens were imprisoned in internment camps after coming to Earth.

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Just minutes into the premiere episode, Emery makes her way to her first high school class, where other students are reciting the Pledge of Allegiance.

“I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all,” the students say.

Although the pledged recite by the students at the futurist high school was exactly as it was written in 1892 before the words “under God” were added, conservatives on Twitter lashed out and vowed never to never watch the show again.

“Bad decision to remove ‘under God’ from the pledge,” Twitter user Anonymous583 noted, adding the hashtags “#antiGod” and “#HollywoodLiberalsSuck.”

“You forgot ‘under god’ in the pledge of allegiance!” Alan Thueru tweeted. “But at least you said ‘English’ is the language!”

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A sampling of some of the tweets and the video clip from CW’s Star Crossed are below.

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Watch the video below from CW’s Star Crossed, broadcast Feb. 17, 2014.

(h/t: Friendly Atheist)

[Patriotic Child Saying Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag (Shutterstock)]

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Chasten Buttigieg says he’s been dealing with people like Rush Limbaugh ‘my entire life’

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Mayor Pete Buttigieg's husband Chasten appeared on ABC News, where he was asked about the recent attack on he and his spouse by right-wing radio host Rush Limbaugh.

"They're looking at Mayor Pete, 37-year-old gay guy, mayor of South Bend, loves to kiss his husband on the debate stage," Limbaugh said during his show before Valentine's Day. "And they're saying, OK, how's this going to look, 37-year-old gay guy kissing his husband on stage next to Mr. Man Donald Trump? What's going to happen there?"

"America's still not ready to elect a gay guy kissing his husband on the debate stage president," he said.

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Fox News host: Trump shouldn’t suffer any backlash if he pardons Roger Stone

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Fox News doesn't think there's anything wrong with pardoning Roger Stone and there shouldn't be any political consequences for excusing the coverup.

The Daily Beast captured anchor Harris Faulkner championing the pardon before Judge Amy Berman Jackson even passed down the sentence.

Co-host Carley Shimkus said that Trump has no choice but to pardon Stone as soon as possible because it's such a “controversial decision.” The closer Trump gets to the November election, the worse it could be for Trump.

Faulkner said it would be in Trump’s “character” to pardon Stone quickly, but because he loves pardons so much. She explained it's his only unilateral power. Typically, presidents wait until the end of their term to pardon friends or controversial people.

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WATCH: Roger Stone greeted with ‘Lock Him Up!’ chants after getting sentenced to 40 months

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Trump ally Roger Stone frequently led chants of "Lock her up!" about Hillary Clinton during the 2016 presidential campaign -- but on Thursday, the table decisively turned.

After Stone was sentenced to 40 months in prison for charges of perjury, witness tampering, and obstruction of justice, a crowd of people greeted the right-wing dirty trickster by chanting, "Lock him up!" outside the courthouse.

At least one supporter of President Donald Trump tried to get a "pardon" chant going, but they were drowned out by the louder "Lock him up" chants.

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