Winking Drum Major Suspended by Fire Department

A firefighter who winked, waved and nodded at President Barack Obama during the Inaugural Parade has been suspended for six months.

Drum major John Coleman marched in the parade with the Cleveland Firefighters Memorial Pipe and Drums group. The band's leader said the group had been warned not to make any gestures.

The suspension prompted Coleman to quit the marching band gig.

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