Restaurant Owner Sparks National Debate Over ‘Controversial’ Political Sign

Concealed Carry


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Note: we are republishing this story amid record high levels of political division in America. According to Pew surveys, the US ranks among the highest in the world according to how many people feel more divided than before the pandemic. More on this here: https://www.latimes.com/politics/newsletter/2021-10-15/us-most-divided-nation-in-worldwide-survey-essential-politics

Barnacle Bill’s Seafood Restaurant in Sarasota has joined the league of unlikely public signs. On the marquee at the front of the restaurant, the newest sign reads;

NRA MEMBER

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CONCEALED CARRY OK

NOT A DEPLORABLE

VOTE TRUMP

Bill Davis, the owner, put up the sign as a response to Hillary Clinton’s comment. Clinton referred to Trump supporters as “basket of deplorables.” Davis stated, “I’m not deplorable, although I think she is, I wouldn’t express that view in public.”

He continued, “I usually sit on the fence being in the public business but I just got to a point I couldn’t do it, I had to make a statement.”



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