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Over 90,000 Sign Petition To Rename Street Outside Trump Tower After Obama

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The street outside Trump Tower may be renamed “President Barack H. Obama Avenue,” at least if nearly 100,000 people get their way.

As of Wednesday, 93,627 people have signed a petition from the left-wing site MoveOn.org to rename the stretch of Fifth Avenue in New York City between 56th and 57th Avenue after the 44th president in order to spite President Donald Trump.

The woman behind the petition told Newsweek that she wants to honor Obama because Osama Bin Laden was killed by American forces during the Obama administration.

“I honestly started it as a joke,” Elizabeth Rowin said. “I saw a comedian joke about how it would make Trump so mad if it was named after former President Obama and thought why not.”

Rowin also told Newsweek that members of the New York City Council have told her that they will pursue the project, and also said she plans to write Mayor Bill de Blasio about the matter. The initial goal of the petition was to gain 75,000 signatures, a goal that has already been surpassed.

A version of this story appears on the Daily Caller website.

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12 Comments

12 Comments

  1. Diana

    August 14, 2019 at 9:28 pm

    And over 100,000. Say he’ll no

  2. Jim

    August 14, 2019 at 9:39 pm

    Should be changed to BUFFALO

  3. Gary Schuy

    August 14, 2019 at 9:49 pm

    Mr. President.With a State that hostile like New York why don’t you move your Financial Empire to a more friendly and grateful State.??First it was Amazon,hope you do the same next.

  4. Charles Scherer

    August 14, 2019 at 9:56 pm

    Big mistake while the namee is still alive.

    • C. L. Cake

      August 14, 2019 at 11:40 pm

      Change the name, then make it legal for the bums to shit on the street and sidewalks like San Francisco did! 🙂

      • Sharon

        August 16, 2019 at 8:46 pm

        You are really an ignorant and despicable person.

  5. Clifford L. Cake

    August 14, 2019 at 11:39 pm

    It would be far more fitting to name the sewer treatment plant after him.

    • Sharon

      August 16, 2019 at 8:40 pm

      Apparently you are one of the left who has no idea what truth is. You believe what ever fake news and late night talk show host say, no ability to research for truth.

  6. kat

    August 15, 2019 at 12:10 am

    So what. It will just be an embarrassment after he is in jail. Stupid is what stupid does.

    • Sharon

      August 16, 2019 at 8:42 pm

      It will be the Clintons and friends who end up in jail. You have no idea of what is true and what is fake left wing garbage.

  7. stevor

    August 15, 2019 at 5:30 am

    how many live there and how many voted multiple times?

  8. Sharon

    August 16, 2019 at 8:44 pm

    You are really an ignorant and despicable person.

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