NBC apologizes for 'under God' gaffe
BETHESDA, Md. -- An omission in the Pledge of Allegiance had NBC issuing an on-air apology Sunday during the U.S. Open.
The network opened its broadcast with a montage that included children reciting the pledge, but the words "under God" and "indivisible" were omitted.
The backlash on social media was quick and harsh, with some tweets calling for a boycott of NBC.
"We began our coverage of this final round just about three hours ago, and when we did it was our intent to begin ...
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2011 U.S. OPEN
Course: Congressional CC, Blue Course
Where: Bethesda, Md.
Yardage, par: 7,574 yards, par-71