Carnival game yanked over likeness of Obama

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Posted: Aug 4, 2010 8:20 PM by Michael Marsh
Updated: Aug 5, 2010 11:12 AM
Source: Associated Press

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Topics: carnival game, Obama, foam darts, Pennsylvania

An amusement company in Pennsylvania yanked a carnival game where competitors shot foam darts at a likeness of President Obama.

A patron attending a fair in Roseto, north of Philadelphia complained.

The game featured a large image of a black man wearing a belt buckle with the presidential seal and holding a scroll labled "Health Bill."

The owner of the company says the game was a "big mistake in judgement" because he voted for Obama and the game wasn't meant to encourage violence against him.

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