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Kevin Cullen

Brown supporters’ fun not funny to Native American

It’s a good thing Bruce Oakes wasn’t at his usual haunt last week when a group of overly enthusiastic Scott Brown supporters started ­doing the tomahawk chop outside the Eire Pub in Dorchester.

Oakes is an Eire regular. He’s also a Native American, a Mohawk, and he wasn’t amused when he heard about the war whoops outside his local.

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