This is creating quite an outrage on local FaceBook pages, as well it should.
Was this really necessary?
UPDATE: Check out Adrastos’ commentary on First Draft. He’s much more eloquent on the subject than I.
UPDATE: According to the Mayor on his G+ page, the sign has been removed. There seems to be some confusion as to whether this is permanent or just until show time tomorrow. Will keep y’all informed.
1/29/13 UPDATE: Visiting for Super Bowl 2013, ‘The Talk’ removes offending sign from Andrew Jackson statue I notice while the official word from The Talk is that the sign was removed, there was no apparent recognition of the faux pas they committed. C’est la vie.