KEWASKUM, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin Dairy Queen owner is defending a sign describing his restaurant as “politically incorrect” for its unabashed support for “God and country.”

The sign at the franchise in Kewaskum, Wisconsin, notifies patrons that staff may say “Merry Christmas,” ”Happy Easter” and “God Bless America” among other things.

Owner Kevin Scheunemann tells WDJT-TV  he “felt the sign was appropriate to hang in terms of being transparent about the views of the owner and staff supporting God and country.”

One customer who apparently doesn’t agree took a picture of the sign and complained about it on Dairy Queen’s page on Facebook.

The chain tells the station the sign “expresses the views of this independent owner only” and doesn’t speak for the company or any other franchise owners.

dairy queen Dairy Queen Owner Defends Politically Incorrect Sign

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Comments (3)
  1. I hope DQ told her she is free to not go to this particular restaurant, its what makes this country great.

  2. I guess I would find myself shopping there more??? Makes me sick just move together in a city and hate on each other already.

  3. I didn’t see any support for God and country – just one person’s view of a bigoted God and a particular view of God and the ideal of unquestioning sheeplike fascism. This is most likely the reason DQ isn’t particularly popular in my city, since it is truly an American city embracing and welcoming all faiths. Happy Holidays

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