Billboard compares Obama to theater shooter - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Billboard compares Obama to theater shooter

Posted: Updated:
CALDWELL, ID (CBS NEWS) -

One anti-war billboard in Idaho is causing controversy.

CBSNews.com reported an electronic billboard in Caldwell, ID compares President Barack Obama to the Colorado shooting suspect James Holmes.

The text by Holmes' photo reads: "Kills 12 in a movie theater, everyone freaks out."

Next to the President's photo, it reads: "Kills thousands with foreign policy, wins Nobel Peace Prize."

The group that owns the board says it wants to draw attention to the sacrifices of military men and women overseas.

Copyright © 2012 CBS Interactive Inc. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow