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Posts Tagged ‘American nativists

10% And Birthers.

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Mother Jones suggests that:

“According to a recent Washington Post poll, just 10 percent of Americans now strongly suspect that the President was not born in the United States; the number of true believers is even smaller.”

Obama Trumps Trump.

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Donald Trump and a pile of cranky American nativists sought to make political capital by questioning where President Obama was born. Bearing in mind that only those born in the US, etc can be President.

Recently Obama released a certified copy of his birth certificate which showed he was born in Hawaii in 1961, but not even that is enough for these crazy birthers, so here is Presdent Obama’s retort at the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner and a good laugh it is too:

Seth Meyers on Trump is good at the end of this clip, watch out for the fox joke.

Update 1: Donald Trump doesn’t exactly say “Some of my best friends are…”, but apparently he had a few, er, issues in the past.

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