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We asked Florida Man, Trump or Clinton?

Florida Man has made some bad decisions.

He has punched swans in Orlando and woken up in garbage trucks in Tampa and called 911 from St. Augustine to brag about his muscles.

But Florida Man is also arguably Florida's most famous resident. He's in the headlines daily, visiting us through his ubiquitous @_FloridaMan Twitter account, making news far beyond the borders of our crucial swing state.

And so, a question: Who does Florida Man endorse in this year's presidential election? Don't worry about his multiple felony convictions. He may not always be allowed to vote, but Florida Man can have an opinion — though it's not easy to come by.

In the end, a reporter was able to make contact with 11 Florida Men to ask who they endorse for president.

See the results here, in our special report.

We asked Florida Man, Trump or Clinton? 10/28/16 [Last modified: Friday, October 28, 2016 6:26am]
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    Military

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    Military

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