Bay Area restaurateur announces ban on MAGA caps. Mindless bloviation ensues

Bay Area restaurateur announces ban on MAGA caps. Mindless bloviation ensues
A Trump hat cake, NOT made by a California baker. This one was in Norwood, MA at a Trump campaign event in 2015. (Image: Twitter, @kailanikm)

[Ed. – You gotta love the last gal quoted at the link. “Discourse” is needed to address these distressing bans and backlashes. Of course, it’s hard to have discourse with someone who won’t let you in the door.]

Earlier this week, J. Kenji Lopez-Alt, chef-partner at Wursthall Restaurant and Bierhaus, said he would refuse service to anyone who came into his business wearing a Make America Great Again baseball cap. The stance has since drawn national attention and mixed reaction from patrons. …

On Sunday, J. Kenji Lopez-Alt tweeted, “It hasn’t happened yet, but if you come to my restaurant wearing a MAGA cap, you aren’t getting served, same as if you come in wearing a swastika, white hood, or any other symbol of intolerance and hate.”

Lopez-Alt followed up that tweet by writing, “MAGA hats are like white hoods, except stupider, because you can see exactly who is wearing them.”

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