In an earlier post, I wrote about the debate sparked by a Broken Arrow business owner’s sign. It reads, “We built this business without government help. Obama can kiss our ass.” (In our stories on TV we’ve altered that last word). The fallout is from a comment President Obama made in July about small businesses in America.
Our station is still getting tons of comments on our website and Facebook page. The story at ktul.com has gone viral. It brought a single-day record number of visitors to the website.
Here’s our follow-up last night, including the original speech by the president, response from the business owner and comments from our viewers: