Man says lawn decoration of Obama holding watermelon is not racist

Posted at 8:36 AM, Dec 28, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-28 08:36:22-05

A Kentucky man put up a life-size mannequin of President Barack Obama eating a watermelon outside of his house.

He says anyone who thinks it’s racist, simply isn’t getting the joke.

Danny Hafley says he created the display intending to be funny. But a lot of people aren’t laughing.