Date: August 27, 2020
“The McCloskeys dubbed ‘Ken and Karen’, who pointed guns at peaceful St. Louis protesters, speak at the RNC.
Mark and Patricia McCloskey get to speak at the Republican National Convention on Monday because they waved guns at Black Lives Matter protesters.
The St. Louis couple rose to national notoriety in late June when they were captured in viral videos and photos outside their mansion in a gated community pointing a rifle and handgun at peaceful protesters. Since then, they have turned into a Rorschach test for where people stand on the Black Lives Matter movement and gun rights in America.