Controversy over a rodeo clown who mocked President Barack Obama isn’t keeping Gov. Jay Nixon away from the annual governor’s ham breakfast at the Missouri State Fair.
The White House isn’t saying much about a State Fair event in which a rodeo clown riled up the crowd as a bull chased a masked man imitating President Barack Obama.
A rodeo announcer at the Missouri State Fair had no advance knowledge of a widely criticized act in which a “rogue rodeo clown” wearing a President Barack Obama mask asked the crowd if they would like to see him knocked down, an attorney said Monday.
A rodeo clown is accused of making a racist joke about Michelle Obama over the public address system during a weekend rodeo.