Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

August 22, 2013

Obama mask?

By Michael Schaffer
Managing Editor

---- — The Daily Iowegian will publish an Editorial Question of the Week on the Opinion page.

The Iowegian wants readers to think about the rodeo clown at the Missouri State Fair who wore a Barack Obama mask while entertaining the crowd.

Did the mask go too far? Or was it much to do about nothing?

So, the question of the week is, “Did the rodeo clown’s use of a Barack Obama mask go too far or was it harmless theater?”

Go to the Daily Iowegian website,, and scroll down the home page to POLL on the right hand side and cast your vote. Or call the Iowegian office at (641) 856-6336 or email the editor at to cast a vote.

Vote on the Question of the Week up until Wednesday, Aug. 28 at 12 p.m. The results will be published in the Thursday, Aug. 29 paper along with a new question.

Here are the results from the last poll question: “Are you looking forward to the first day of school or should summer last longer?”

A. Looking forward to first day of school received 24 votes.

B. Let summer last longer received 46 votes.