This morning on NBC’s Today, weatherman Al Roker visited Silver Spring, Maryland’s Forest Knolls Elementary School as part of his “Wake Up With Al” tour.
It starts off all well and good and cute. Roker even helps with the morning announcements. Then, at the 1:37 mark, they all say the Pledge of Allegiance together — even the Today show anchors join in via satellite:
That by itself wouldn’t bother me. Most schools say the Pledge and that’s really not the point of the segment.
But then they discussed what just happened and things got weird:
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