Candidate Questioned By Secret Service After Writing About Obama: ‘Shoot The Nigger’
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Aug 30, 2013 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

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Excerpted from Huffington Post: A Maine man is in hot water over a Facebook post containing a news story about President Barack Obama and a racially-charged threat.

The Portland Press Herald reported Tuesday that 68-year-old David Marsters is under investigation over an item posted last Friday on his personal page. The update in question included a link to a story about GOP lawmakers pursuing an Obama impeachment, and a comment from Marsters that read “Shoot the n*gg*r.”

The Lewiston-Auburn Sun Journal added that Marsters’ Facebook post prompted a visit from Secret Service members. He was questioned for an hour at the local police station in Sabattus, Maine.

“I think it’s a lot of hogwash,” Marsters told the Press-Herald. “I did not threaten the president … I might have used the wrong words … I didn’t say I was going to do it.” Keep reading