Center of the American Experiment’s survey of 500 Minnesotans finds three-out-of-four either disgusted, angry or sad that protesters pulled down the statue of Christopher Columbus outside the State Capitol:

“How they felt about these vandals toppling the statue of Christopher Columbus… while the state police looked on, apparently ordered to do nothing by the Walz administration.”

…says Center President John Hinderaker. The governor said earlier he doesn’t condone what protesters did and there will be consequences — however…

“Don’t confuse the random burning of a liquor store with an act of civil disobedience… by indigenous people who have been speaking up for generations.”