The natural progress of things is for liberty to yield and government to gain ground. —THOMAS JEFFERSON, 1788

Super Bowl MVP Flacco drops F-bomb on live TV

Hollywood Reporter

Baltimore Ravens quarterback and Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco had plenty to celebrate after his team’s victory Sunday night – and his raw choice of words expressing his feelings made it to air in all their glory.

“This is f—king awesome,” he exclaimed while embracing teammate Marshal Yanda after the game. The offending word was captured by a boom microphone and aired uncensored on CBS. The network’s commentators did not acknowledge the expletive, and it is unclear if the event was being broadcast on a delay, which might have allowed the network to bleep the word.

Flacco’s f-bomb lit up Twitter, with Donald Trump Jr. writing “Flacco just dropped the F-bomb on national TV and no one edited it out. Someone is getting fired.”

After the game, CBS announced Flacco will join David Letterman Monday as a guest on the network’s The Late Show, marking the ninth year in a row the Super Bowl-winning quarterback has appeared on the show following the game.

Continue reading.

Posting Policy
We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse. Read more.
You may use HTML in your comments. Feel free to review the full list of allowed HTML here.