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Update: Not many things republicans say or do shock me. But yet these people, the party of 'business' are now not only attacking Scott Van Duzer verbally, but have moved on to harassing his business. They have begun to attack his yelp.com Profile driving down his business review ratings leaving such intelligent comments as:

Well.. I'd eat there but after seeing the owner grab our leftist President I felt compelled to disrespect his establishment as much as the President disrespects our constitution.  Shame on you Scott Van Duzer for thumbing your nose at all the small business owners this President has disrespected for the last four years.  I guess you DIDN'T BUILD IT!

I hope you're prepared for many more Yelps like this!!! Maybe you weren't thinking, or maybe you are the only liberal pro Obama business owner, who knows.. but you won't get mine or anyone else's business for your treachery.

or:
Cottonwood, AZ
1.0 star rating
9/9/2012

Talk about committing business suicide.  After picking up Obama, your books are gonna be in the red pretty soon.  Not too smart.

Please take the time to counter their ill-will with a little positivity!.

As the Republican base comes to terms with Mitt Romney's serial flip-flopping on Obamacare and any other number of issues, it really pains them now more than ever, how much people really like Barack Obama.

By now everyone has seen the picture of this:

Florida pizza shop owner Scott Van Duzer lifted President Barack Obama a solid foot off the ground in a bear hug during an unscripted stop at his Fort Pierce, Fla., store. Literally.

So what did the Secret Service think about Van Duzer — a registered Republican who says he'll vote for Obama in November — hoisting the president? "He said I was all right as long as I didn't take him away," Van Duzer told reporters...

I took another trip to conservative blogs to see just what was going through these guys heads:

I dont buy for one second that he’s a Republican either. No way would ANY Republican vote for Obama
This goes without saying:
Lot of stupid Republicans out there.
"I do feel extremely comfortable with him," said Van Duzer

Kind of a queer thing to say: they just met.

Pop him like the zit he is.
Sounds to me like Van Duzer is an idiot.
They (MSM, Obama campaign) are just trying to keep his name in the news as much as possible with trivial stuff. They don’t want voters to think about the important issues that really matter. Any publicity is good publicity, as the saying goes.
The Ambiguously Gay Duo: Scott and Barry

Well I guess we know Barry is a bottom now.

Do you honestly believe, for even a second, that a registered Republican small business owner in Florida, would lovingly support Obama? Yeah right
And the respect our presidency commands is washed away.. Another Obama legacy. We need to vote this pansy ass fool out of office! Did they get a room afterwards? I mean, seriously.. Who lifts the president off the ground and thinks that’s appropriate? Check this guy’s mental state but first ask him what the price of his pizzas where in 2008 compared to now.
I call BS.

I say this was staged to get publicity.

Fags know what they know. And EVERYONE knows 0bama DOES NOT COMMAND THE RESPECT OF HIS OFFICE. What a joke. DISGUSTING!!!
Somehow, I dont see this actually happening:
I spend plenty of time in mid Florida. Next time I’m near this moron’s pizza place, I’ll do my best to stop in and let him know why I’m NOT eating at his dump.
You spelled his name wrong it’s “Man Doeser”.
It looks like this new picture, the second one, was shot after the first. If the pizza idiot had just leaned back a leeetle bit farther, he could have planted Obozo right on top of his head.
I’ve realized over the past few days, how stupid of a country we’ve become, and the fact is, these people do respect Obama. I don’t know why, but he is a lot more popular than we want to admit.
A call for criminality and hooliganism:
FOUND SCOTT VAN DUZER’S BUSINESS:

http://www.bigapplepizza.com/...

A google search also reveals he has created a charity called the “van duzer” foundation that collects blood or something.

I s’pose he can collect blood from a bunch of Democrats from now on...there are other charities out there that can get blood and plasma from people who work for a living.

By the way, maybe we ought to visit this clown’s place and just dine and dash....after all, he didn’t build that business, and aren’t we all entitled to the fruits of his labor?

Ahh yes, criminality, sheer stupidity, and some 5th grade level gay jokes. They sure are the party of Jesus aren't they?

But it's not all bad. The locals loved it!:

That is so cool!! Way to go, Scott!!
What a lovely story...and so very down to earth of President Obama to take the time to acknowledge Mr Van Duzer and all of his good works.
This story had absolutely NOTHING to do with politics. It had EVERYTHING to do with the President thanking Scott AND the community for the things we do. Together. Shut it and stay home.
Scott is making a meaningful impact here. I don't care what his politics leanings are or the president's. Getting a visit from any president is just cool.
Like the politics or not, Scott does a lot for the community and It's good to see that it doesn't go unnoticed. Good for you Scott, keep up the good work..
I am NOT an Obama fan - but very impressed with his gesture...Big Apple Pizza does a ton of charity for our area...and I am glad it isnt ignored! Good for him!!
so very awesome! scott, you are very deserving of the president's accolades. great work!!
We are all so proud of you Scott for everything you've done for our community, families and our friends.. You represent the best of Saint Lucie County and the Treasure Coast. I am glad the president took a few minutes out To recognize great with you have done to feed the hungry and save lives. Bless you.

Mon Sep 10, 2012 at  1:43 PM PT: CBS News has picked up the story:

The latest comments on Big Apple Pizza's Yelp page aren't about anchovies.

After President Obama stopped by and received a bear hug from owner Scott Van Nuzer, comments started being posted on the pizza shop's page on Yelp, a site for posting reviews of local businesses. With two 5-star reviews dating back to 2009, Big Apple Pizza's overall rating took a dive with new comments - from people living much further than the Fort Pierce, Fla., pizzeria will likely deliver - awarding 1 out of 5 star

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