Donald Trump’s star almost never shines bright on the Walk of Fame.
People keep vandalizing the star he received in 2007 for his work on The Apprentice. The Los Angeles Times reports that his red tile outside of the Hollywood and Highland Center is routinely defaced with spray paint, graffiti and even, uh, dog poop.
Even though its become a magnet for political discourse, there are no plans to remove it — nor has the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce incurred additional costs by having to routinely clean it.
“The Hollywood Walk of Fame is a registered historic landmark. Once a star has been added to the walk, it is considered a part of the historic fabric of the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Because of this, we have never removed a star from the walk,” said Chamber of Commerce President Leron Gubler.
A man who routinely walks Hollywood Boulevard while dressed up as Superman told the Los Angeles Times that he regularly sees people stop and take pictures of the star.
“Bad signs, bad words,” Francisco Javier said. “Every day people get mad at him.”
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce warned that “the Hollywood Historic Trust, which maintains and repairs the stars, has been known to prosecute those who do major damage and they do have to pay restitution.”