Protester interrupts Memorial Day ceremony in San Diego as McCain speaks. McCain says "jerk" as person is escorted out—
Steve Brusk (@stevebruskCNN) May 28, 2012
Senator McCain was speaking at a Mitt Romney event in San Diego today, when he was interrupted by a protester.
Protester in black POW-MIA t-shirt starts yelling. He's escorted out. McCain says "Jerk"—
Sam Youngman (@samyoungman) May 28, 2012
McCain, speaking before Romney, calls heckler (or protester, I couldn't quite tell) at Memorial Day speech in San Diego a "jerk"—
Ben Geman (@Ben_Geman) May 28, 2012
The crowd backs McCain and hushes the protester.
Protester being escorted out of Romney Memorial Day event. "Jerk," McCain deadpans, to cheers—
Rachel Streitfeld (@streitfeldcnn) May 28, 2012
Some on the scene photos and tweets.
Sen. McCain, to man ejected for noisily disrupting Mem Day observance in San Diego: "Jerk!". Romney, audience laugh, applaud.—
Gene Cubbison (@gcubnbcsd) May 28, 2012
Nice job, San Diego! Way to take care of business.