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Stephen King Had One Simple Request For Independence Day—And The Internet Said 'No Thanks'

By Mark LoProto

Famed horror writer and vocal Trump critic Stephen King made a request on Independence Day. King hoped to quell the volatile political environment if even for just one day.

For Independence Day 2018, King pleaded that everyone take a break from the political slander and just “be Americans.” No division between “liberal snowflakes” and “Trumpies,” just a truce on the day of the nation’s birth.