The chairwoman of the Sumter Tea Party is taking some heat after posting a joke on Facebook about killing the president and first lady.Read the entire story here.
Shery Lanford Smith posted the joke on her public profile Thursday afternoon, according to a screen-capture taken by the Sumter Item's Nick McCormac. Smith removed the post after being asked about it.
In the joke, the Obamas' helicopter pilot says to his co-pilot, "I could throw both of them out of the window and make 256 million people very happy!" Smith also posted, "If you're one of [the] 256 million, pass it on," implying she herself would be happy to see the Obamas killed.
Sunday, August 14, 2011
Meet the Republican Party: Shery Lanford Smith edition
This is what passes for Republican humor: