Skip to comments.Is Suburban Obama Sign Racist?
Posted on 10/17/2008 3:59:18 AM PDT by Past Your Eyes
It might be offensive, but it isn't illegal.
That's the conclusion police reached about a campaign sign in unincorporated Kane County that contains a "racial slur" in reference to Barack Obama.
The homemade sign, posted along a well-traveled stretch of Route 47 north of Lily Lake, shows a caricature of the nation's first black presidential nominee wearing red-colored hair and a red nose modeled after Chicago's famed Bozo the Clown. There's a red circle with a line through the Illinois senator's head and two words in all capital letters: "NO BROZOS."
(Excerpt) Read more at dailyherald.com ...
Free speech. Good for him.
lol Bros before Hoes- ask any PUMA!
Actually the proper descriptive is Brilliant.
Allowing the left to control the language is our great downfall. Even on FRee Republic, the language police are tyrants.
We actually live in a country that may spout Free Speech, but dare to not agree with "The Messiah" and your life will be Hell!
JOE THE PLUMBER IS A SKINHEAD!
THE NIXON BURGLERS WERE CALLED PLUMBERS. COINCIDENCE OR CONSPIRACY?
It’s not up to the police or the Daily Herald to decide. We either have free speech or we don’t.
I don’t remember, for example, the police getting involved when someone decided a Cross in a jar of piss was art or not, for example. The Daily Herald’s story then would have been on excessive and illegal police power.
Good sign and I like the concealed connections to the 12KVA transformer!
Notice that the McCain people did the PC thing and denounced it. Wimps. If by some miracle McCain wins, he will probably ruin the Republican party for at least a generation to come.
I agree that it is a clever play on words, good for a one time joke or something. He’s 100% free to do it, but I wouldn’t.
Well in the case of Chicago “ We’re all Bozos on this bus “.
Please note that the picture did not accompany the article. I found it on another discussion board, posted by its owner. The newspaper is wimpy, too. (Big surprise there, ey?)
Found it! (your post, I mean!) :-)
Is "brozo" a "racial slur"?
As a member of the F.R. spelling police, I agree with you, the grammar police should be
What happened to free speech in AmeriKa!
It went away with Comrade Barack Hussein Obama
Actually, the correct wrong word is hung.
“We hung him from the live oak.”
or “Stockings were hung by the chimney with care”
It is if you're Josh Stockinger.
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