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Celebrities React to Donald Trump's Tweet About Flag Burning

Celebrities React to Donald Trump's Tweet About Flag Burning

Early this morning, Donald Trump took to Twitter to tweet that burning the American Flag should be punishable with “loss of citizenship” or a “year in jail.”

“Nobody should be allowed to burn the American flag – if they do, there must be consequences – perhaps loss of citizenship or year in jail!,” the President-elect wrote on his Twitter account.

Celebrities have been taking to Twitter this morning to react to the tweet – and some are pointing out that laws about flag burning have been shut down by the Supreme Court as recently as 1990 saying it violated the First Amendment of the Constitution. The First Amendment protects freedom of speech.

Click inside for more reactions from celebrities…

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  • Visitor

    I’ll grab the popcorn and wait for the next four years of reality show/disaster movie that is the Trump presidency.

  • DEADP00L

    I dont give a crap about a flag. I care that this man is going to be the head on the chain of command in my face every morning…

  • Gina

    Trump being president is more disrespectful to America than any flag burning can ever be.

  • Anthony

    Putting someone in jail for burning a flag,how about 1yr for hate speech too,since you Mr. Trump wants to take away a constitutional right.

  • Ausangel01

    How can these so called “celebrities” even think that burning their Countries flag is the right thing to do? They have no idea then of what it stands for and what people have sacrificed in the name of said flag.

  • Ausangel01

    How can these so called “celebrities” even think that burning their Countries flag is the right thing to do? They have no idea then of what it stands for and what people have sacrificed in the name of said flag.

  • Yvette

    All you Hypocrites, if you Hate America so much you want to burn the American Flag, just move to a BETTER Country where All.your needs are met!! You won’t be missed! God Bless America!