news — Weird News Did 'Obama' parade float go too far? Posted: Mon, Jul 07, 2014 Facebook icon 3Share Twitter icon Tweet Tumblr icon Tumblr Mail icon Email A Fourth of July parade float in Norfolk, Nebraska has caused national controversy for its depiction of President Obama. The float featured a skeletal dummy in overalls hanging in front of an outhouse labeled "Obama Presidential Library." While a number of locals condemned the float as offensive and racist, three judges awarded it an honorable mention. Fans of the float likened it to political satire.