Missouri Gym Owner: Veteran’s ‘Offensive’ Trump Shirt Made Patrons ‘Uncomfortable’

Breitbart | 1/24/2019 | Staff
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A Missouri gym owner reportedly told an Army veteran not to wear a Trump T-shirt to his next visit to the gym because it made customers “uncomfortable.”

The veteran, Jake Talbot, said in a viral video posted to Facebook Sunday that he was working out at CDY Fitness in Troy, about 55 miles from St. Louis, when the owner told him that other gym patrons deemed his shirt with the words “2016 Trump for President” “offensive” and “racist.”

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He added later in the video, which gained more than 31,000 views as of Thursday, that his shirt supporting Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign is “not racism.”

“I hate that word when it is thrown around too loosely. It’s 2019. It’s not racism,” Talbot said.

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Liz Drew, the owner of the gym, claimed she did not ask Talbot to leave the gym or change his shirt but requested that he not wear the shirt to the gym in the future.

Drew posted a statement on the gym’s Facebook page on Sunday, saying the gym...
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