This is the American Atheists Commercial CNN Refused to Air March 24, 2015

This is the American Atheists Commercial CNN Refused to Air

I posted earlier today about how American Atheists would be airing its first-ever national TV commercial before and after tonight’s CNN special: “Atheists: Inside the World of Non-believers.”

Turns out that’s not the original version of the commercial.

This is:

Did you catch the difference?

CNN said they couldn’t air the costumed nun because it mocked religion. I don’t really see how a still image like that constitutes mockery… but the final version had the nun cropped out.

What do you think? A necessary adjustment or censorship gone too far?

(Portions of this article were posted earlier)


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