The cardboard sign has “FREE PUBLIC HANGING” written on it next to “OBAMA” and a noose in the middle.
In smaller letters are the names of John Kerry, Nancy Pelosi and Al Sharpton.
That’s a political statement. They can call it whatever they want, a threat or whatever.” Ken Germana, the landowner, said.
Germana said the sign was not intended as a threat, but he would not lose sleep if harm came to Obama. Germana said the sign is not racially motivated.
Hopefully, the Secret Service is going to respond forcefully to stamp out this kind of idiocy before it copycats elsewhere.