Someone at 909 Fourth St. doesn’t much like Barack Obama.
In the porch Wednesday was a crude cardboard cutout of the Democratic presidential candidate, hanging by what appears to be a noose. The cutout was labeled with Obama’s name; attached to a hand was a pro-Obama brochure.
The noose could have been a reference to the lynching of blacks in earlier American history. Obama is black.
Two men were sitting on the steps. Asked by a couple of reporters whether it was a noose, one of the men replied, “What do you think?”
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