Calamari chef from Democrats’ 2020 convention says he’s a Trump backer 

EXECUTIVE CHEF John Bordieri is photographed with a dish of calamari outside Iggy's Boardwalk restaurant in Warwick, R.I. This year, the "calamari comeback" chef might not be coming back. Bordieri became known as the "calamari ninja" for standing wordlessly, clad head-to-toe in black, and holding a platter of sauteed squid during a video roll call of states that nominated Joe Biden during the 2020 Democratic National Convention. But he now says he hasn't heard from state or national leaders about a repeat performance at this summer's party's convention in Chicago. / ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTO / DAVID GOLDMAN

WASHINGTON (AP) – The “calamari comeback” chef who delighted viewers of the last Democratic National Convention might not be coming back.  John Bordieri was dubbed by some as the “calamari ninja” for standing wordlessly, clad head-to-toe in black, and holding a platter of lightly buttered, sautéed squid on a Rhode Island beach during a video

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