A Florida man is receiving attention for a sign that is not only offensive and factually inaccurate, it also contains a key misspelling.
“Neighbors of Andy Lacasse said the sign, which reads ‘Obama Half-Breed Muslin [sic],’ breaches the fine line between free speech and inappropriateness.”
“Lacasse put the sign on his lawn Saturday. A Korean War veteran, he said he was a registered Democrat until Obama won the nomination.”
“Lacasse said he plans to put an even bigger sign in place of the small, handmade one.”
This video is from Central Florida 13 News, broadcast September 30, 2008.
Colorado governor and husband test positive for COVID — and all Broncos QBs are benched amid outbreak
The COVID-19 pandemic hit Colorado hard on Saturday.
"Colorado Gov. Jared Polis and his husband, Marlon Reis, have tested positive for COVID-19," The Colorado Sun reported Saturday. "The governor’s office says both are asymptomatic and isolating in their home."
The governor and first gentleman aren't the only people testing positive.
This evening I learned that First Gentleman Marlon Reis and I have tested positive for COVID-19. We are both asymptomatic, feeling well, and will continue to isolate at home. pic.twitter.com/Ttzxi72ThC
‘Trump endangered America’s democracy’: President’s delusion broken down in brutal WaPo analysis
President Donald Trump's refusal to accept the fact that he lost the 2020 presidential election was the focus of a Washington Post deep-dive published online Saturday night.
The story, by Philip Rucker, Ashley Parker, Josh Dawsey and Amy Gardner, was titled, "20 days of fantasy and failure: Inside Trump’s quest to overturn the election."
"The facts were indisputable: President Trump had lost. But Trump refused to see it that way," the newspaper reported. "Sequestered in the White House and brooding out of public view after his election defeat, rageful and at times delirious in a torrent of private conversations, Trump was, in the telling of one close adviser, like 'Mad King George, muttering, ‘I won. I won. I won.'’"
Female kicker makes college American football breakthrough
Vanderbilt University kicker Sarah Fuller made collegiate American football history Saturday as the first woman to play in a "Power Five" contest in the Commodores' 41-0 loss to Missouri.
Fuller, goalkeeper for the school's Southeastern Conference champion women's soccer squad, was given the chance to play on the gridiron after Covid-19 testing left Vanderbilt without a kicker.
"I was really excited to step out on the field and do my thing," Fuller said.
Because Vanderbilt's offensive unit sputtered, her contribution was limited to a single play -- the second-half kickoff. She punched the ball to the Missouri 35-yard line, a tricky low offering compared to the usual deeper kicks, where the Tigers fell upon it.