Did An Oklahoma TV Station Censor Evolution Out Of 'Cosmos'?
By accident or design, KOKH aired an ad spot over an evolution reference in Fox's "Cosmos" reboot Sunday.By Matt Picht | March 13, 2014
The premiere of "Cosmos," a rebooted science documentary series hosted by Neil deGrasse Tyson, was ripe for some sort of controversy. But one Oklahoma TV station has come under fire for allegedly censoring the program.
Here's the original clip, where Tyson mentions humanity's biological ancestors. "We stood up and parted ways with them. Once we were standing on two feet, our eyes were no longer fixated on the ground." (Via Fox / "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey")
But if you live in Oklahoma City, and were watching the show on KOKH, this is what you saw: