Try BlazeTV for Free
News

Lightning Rod for Controversy': Another American Flag With Obama's Face Shows Up In South Jersey

"I fought for that flag, I just don't want a face."

The mid-Atlantic might widely be seen as a pro-Obama region of the United States, but apparently there's such a thing as going too far even there - and a sleepy neighborhood full of senior citizens has just drawn the line. After an Obama supporter brought home three flags which replaced the stars on the American flag with a giant picture of President Obama's face, many in the community - whose residents include some military veterans - expressed anger. CBS Philadelphia has a video report on the subject:

"I fought for that flag, I just don't want a face," said one veteran.

"I don't want to be called a racist because I object to the flag, the American flag, where the stars are removed to put a face. I don't care if it's a can of peas. It don't belong on my American flag," said another resident.

Ironically enough, the man who hung the flag is himself a veteran.

One last thing…
Watch TheBlaze live and on demand on any device, anywhere, anytime.
try premium
Exclusive video
All Videos
Watch BlazeTV on your favorite device, anytime, anywhere.
Try BlazeTV for Free
Sponsored content
Daily News Highlights

Get the news that matters most delivered directly to your inbox.