Fox News Censors Jesus Christ (Video)

touchdown jesus Fox News Censors Jesus Christ (Video)Is the viewership of the Fox News Network really so delicate that they must be shielded from an exclamatory remark invoking the name of a guy worshipped by a decent-sized slice of the human population?

Apparently, yes.

Fox News Network’s favorite alternative proper noun spelling Megyn Kelly was on today, discussing a train derailment in Columbus, Ohio, when the broadcast rolled a clip of citizen journalism video, with the video’s cameraman delivering a fairly astute observation of the massive explosion he’d just witnessed.

And yet, Kelly felt the need to apologize for it, and on a subsequent viewing, the ‘bad words’ were censored:

 

News Corp’s other notoriously conservative news outfits don’t seem to shy away from it. Question: Does this say more about Ms. Kelly, the network’s viewership, or who someone with Fox News’ censor button answers to?

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