Earlier today we posted a 1939 cartoon of Porky Pig learning the Pledge of Allegiance. I noted that Porky did not use the phrase “under God” in the pledge because that phrase was not added until 1954.
Since publishing that post, I have received a few e-mails from people about NBC’s decision to edit out the phrase “under God” from an introductory video shown at this weekend’s U.S. Open golf tournament. Here it is:
NBC apologized for this error. Here it is:
OK, readers. What do you think?