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'Fight the Smears' Website Admits Obama was Kenyan Citizen: Where's the MSM?
NewsBusters ^ | September 29, 2008 | P.J. Gladnick

Posted on 09/29/2008 4:23:28 AM PDT by PJ-Comix

Following the controversy over the authenticity of Barack Obama's birth certificate can be a bit confusing with all its detailed analysis. Your humble correspondent will leave that up to the experts. However, in response to the charge that Barack Obama is not an American citizen, Obama's Fight the Smears website, quoting FactCheck.Org, has made a bombshell admission...Barack Obama was once a citizen of Kenya. You read that right, Obama had Kenyan citizenship until 1982. Here is the startling admission published in Fight the Smears (emphasis mine):

“When Barack Obama Jr. was born on Aug. 4,1961, in Honolulu, Kenya was a British colony, still part of the United Kingdom’s dwindling empire. As a Kenyan native, Barack Obama Sr. was a British subject whose citizenship status was governed by The British Nationality Act of 1948. That same act governed the status of Obama Sr.‘s children.

Since Sen. Obama has neither renounced his U.S. citizenship nor sworn an oath of allegiance to Kenya, his Kenyan citizenship automatically expired on Aug. 4,1982.”


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TOPICS: Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: barackobama; barrydunham; barrysoetoro; berg; bergvobama; birthcertificate; certifigate; citizen; citizenship; colb; colbaquiddic; dnc; dunham; fec; fightthesmears; hawaii; indonesia; kenya; lawsuit; obama; obamacolb; obamacrimes; obamafamily; obamatruthfile; passport; philberg; philipberg; soetoro
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A cookie to the first reporter who quotes Obama's own website to him.
1 posted on 09/29/2008 4:23:28 AM PDT by PJ-Comix
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To: PJ-Comix

What about his Indonesian citizenship? When he was adopted by the Indonesian, he became a citizen of Indonesia; that was never renounced, either. Did that one “lapse” too? It would be interesting to get into that detail.


2 posted on 09/29/2008 4:26:37 AM PDT by livius
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To: PJ-Comix

wonders how many passports Obama has.


3 posted on 09/29/2008 4:27:28 AM PDT by donnab (some people use change to promote their careers...others use their careers to promote change.)
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To: PJ-Comix
A cookie to the first reporter who quotes Obama's own website to him.

You might give him a cookie, but his employer will give him a lump of coal.

4 posted on 09/29/2008 4:28:11 AM PDT by The_Media_never_lie
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To: Paul Heinzman; IMissPresidentReagan; AlexW; Cletus.D.Yokel; ConservativeOrBust; tropical
PING!

Let me know if you want on PJ's NewsBusters Ping List.

5 posted on 09/29/2008 4:29:26 AM PDT by PJ-Comix (Join the DUmmie FUnnies PING List ---The BIGGEST on the FR!!!))
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To: PJ-Comix

I bet no reporter states this or ask about it and I bet this will be changed very shortly


6 posted on 09/29/2008 4:31:09 AM PDT by manc (Marriage is between a man and a woman no sick Ma sham marriage - -end racism end affirmative action)
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To: PJ-Comix

Please add me to your list. Thanks


7 posted on 09/29/2008 4:31:40 AM PDT by rockinqsranch (Dems, Libs, Socialists, Call 'em what you will, they ALL have Fairies livin' in their Trees.)
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To: All

I sent the information to Drudge and Fox and Friends. Others that have pertinent emails, can you send it out? If we can get broad coverage of this it could turn into something.


8 posted on 09/29/2008 4:34:09 AM PDT by spacejunkie01
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To: PJ-Comix

In my opinion, duel citizenship does not disqualify him, especially since he has not been a Kenyan since 1982.
I think there are about a billion other reasons to vote against him. I don’t think the voters will be concerned about this...there are lots of duel citizenship people in this country due to their parents, birth, etc.


9 posted on 09/29/2008 4:34:32 AM PDT by Lets Be Frank
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To: PJ-Comix
Where's the MSM? They are doing what the American Pravda does...covering for their marxist allies.

The sickening, disgusting, dangerous truth about Hussein and his ilk, make it imperative that any patriotic, God-fearing, liberty-loving American oppose him and help put his efforts to gain the Presidency down. That's why...


10 posted on 09/29/2008 4:35:08 AM PDT by Jeff Head (Freedom is not free...never has been, never will be. (www.dragonsfuryseries.com))
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To: PJ-Comix

Where is the Biden bombshell -—been waiting for weeks


11 posted on 09/29/2008 4:39:08 AM PDT by uncbob
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To: Lets Be Frank
In my opinion, duel citizenship does not disqualify him, especially since he has not been a Kenyan since 1982.

I think the point is that if we suddenly found out that Palin also had citizenship with another country the MSM would be screaming it from top top of their headlines across the country for days and demand an investigation and her removal from the ticket until the investigattion was complete.

For Obama ... silence.

12 posted on 09/29/2008 4:40:23 AM PDT by softwarecreator
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To: spacejunkie01

I wouldn’t hold your breath about Drudge running this story. Have you noticed the volume of BHO ads on his site? Why would Drudge want to piss of the MSM who slip him big stories when they need a push?


13 posted on 09/29/2008 4:40:41 AM PDT by Doug TX
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To: PJ-Comix
Did he pop out of the womb and ask for Kenyan citizenship or was it automatic because his father was a Kenyan national?

If he never pro-actively sought this then it is an absolute non issue.

If he ever did anything to maintain this status then you have something. Did he?

14 posted on 09/29/2008 4:40:42 AM PDT by wtc911 ("How you gonna get back down that hill?")
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To: uncbob
Where is the Biden bombshell -—been waiting for weeks

Read the next DUmmie FUnnies (today). I will be making a BIG announcement on that.

15 posted on 09/29/2008 4:40:49 AM PDT by PJ-Comix (Join the DUmmie FUnnies PING List ---The BIGGEST on the FR!!!))
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To: Lets Be Frank

Yes, there are a billion reasons (figuratively) to vote agains Obomber. However, our (US) constitution is very strict on citizenship, and his having been born in Keyna to a British father negates his qualification for presidency. Ergo, voting against or for him is a moot point.


16 posted on 09/29/2008 4:41:47 AM PDT by steelydan
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To: wtc911
If he never pro-actively sought this then it is an absolute non issue.

Wrong because until now NO MENTION of Obama's dual citizenship (until 21) has ever been made in the MSM. The issue is that this has NOT been reported.

17 posted on 09/29/2008 4:42:22 AM PDT by PJ-Comix (Join the DUmmie FUnnies PING List ---The BIGGEST on the FR!!!))
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To: Doug TX

Agreed. He’s in the tank for obummer. worth it to try though, I guess.


18 posted on 09/29/2008 4:43:51 AM PDT by spacejunkie01
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To: steelydan

Until I see more proof, I will give Obama the benefit of the doubt that he was born in Hawaii. However, we now know for sure that he also held Kenyan citizenship until he was 21. This has NEVER been mentioned in the MSM. That is the issue here.


19 posted on 09/29/2008 4:44:08 AM PDT by PJ-Comix (Join the DUmmie FUnnies PING List ---The BIGGEST on the FR!!!))
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To: softwarecreator
I think the point is that if we suddenly found out that Palin also had citizenship with another country the MSM would be screaming it from top top of their headlines across the country for days and demand an investigation and her removal from the ticket until the investigattion was complete.

For Obama ... silence.

I believe that's absolutely true.

The New York Times has even reported on Governor Palin's hairdresser, for goodness sake. But this astonishing revelation on the part of Senator "Coke-head" Obama is treated with utter silence.

20 posted on 09/29/2008 4:44:50 AM PDT by snowsislander
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To: Lets Be Frank
In my opinion, duel citizenship does not disqualify him, especially since he has not been a Kenyan since 1982.

I agree but why didn't the MSM ever report that he once held dual (or triple) citizenship? This is an important biographical fact that has been SUPPRESSED by the MSM.

21 posted on 09/29/2008 4:46:35 AM PDT by PJ-Comix (Join the DUmmie FUnnies PING List ---The BIGGEST on the FR!!!))
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To: Lets Be Frank
In my opinion, duel citizenship does not disqualify him, especially since he has not been a Kenyan since 1982. I think there are about a billion other reasons to vote against him.

I agree. We win on issues.

22 posted on 09/29/2008 4:47:37 AM PDT by mlocher (USA is a sovereign state.)
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To: PJ-Comix

Obama was not born in Hawaii. He was born in Kenya. That’s a fact. His “Hawaiian Birth Certificate” was a fake.


23 posted on 09/29/2008 4:47:44 AM PDT by Patriot Son (Learn the Truth!)
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To: mlocher
I agree. We win on issues.

I disagree. Win by whatever means possible, as long as they are legal and truthful. The Democrats are playing hardball and the Republicans need to do the same.

If we don't, and Obama wins, how will we explain to future generations when he destroys the country from within? Will we say "we took the high road"? Yeah, that'll be a BIG consolation to my future grandkids, Mohamed and Bahiyaa.

24 posted on 09/29/2008 4:55:22 AM PDT by softwarecreator
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To: PJ-Comix

No matter what the laws are/were in whatever foreign country he was born in, the fact remains he’s still an American citizen through his mother.

As others have said, this is a non-issue on par with Palin’s hairdresser. What the msm reports or doesn’t report is not the issue. The issue is he’s lied about countless activites, he’s not accomplished much of anything in congress other than being “present” less times than he’s not been, and he and his puppet masters are out to destroy America.


25 posted on 09/29/2008 4:57:57 AM PDT by itsthejourney (Sarah-cuda IS the right reason)
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To: PJ-Comix

We’ve got this archived, right? so it can’t just disappear down the memory hole when the campaign wakes up in the morning.


26 posted on 09/29/2008 4:58:44 AM PDT by Snerdley (You can put a Suit on a Community Organizer, but it's still an EMPTY SUIT!)
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To: PJ-Comix

Show me the birth certificate!


27 posted on 09/29/2008 4:59:28 AM PDT by Incorrigible (If I lead, follow me; If I pause, push me; If I retreat, kill me.)
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To: softwarecreator
I disagree. Win by whatever means possible, as long as they are legal and truthful. The Democrats are playing hardball and the Republicans need to do the same.

I agree that whatever we do much be legal and truthful and that Democrats are being less than truthful. We are not trying to convince fellow conservatives. We are not trying to convince left wingers. We are trying to convince middle of the road independents. Our message must be targeted to what they are willing to hear and believe. Most do not understand dual citizenship issues, national birth issues and so forth. They do understand the price of gas, the cost of credit and the need to be safe in the world.

28 posted on 09/29/2008 4:59:58 AM PDT by mlocher (USA is a sovereign state.)
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To: Incorrigible

Bump


29 posted on 09/29/2008 5:00:26 AM PDT by SpookBrat (God is good)
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To: Lets Be Frank

In my opinion, duel citizenship does not disqualify him, especially since he has not been a Kenyan since 1982.
>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

I am not an expert on the law but it SHOULD disqualify him because we don’t need a president who might have even a small feeling of allegiance to another country.


30 posted on 09/29/2008 5:01:36 AM PDT by RipSawyer (What's black and white and red all over? Barack Hussein Obama)
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To: PJ-Comix
You are SCREAMING about a non-issue not being reported? Essentially you are SCREAMING because obama is not being blamed for the fact that his father was a Kenyan.

There are plenty of problems with obama that arise from his own adult choices, this is a genuine non-starter.

31 posted on 09/29/2008 5:01:52 AM PDT by wtc911 ("How you gonna get back down that hill?")
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To: itsthejourney

His mother was not qualified to give him US citizenship, per the laws on the books at the time. I don’t have the exact law to quote you now, but someone will, or I will later.

My memory paraphrases it something like: A child of a US citizen will be a US citizen when born outside of the United states provided that the mother has lived at least 10 years in the States, 5 of which have to be after the age of 14. Since Ann was only 18 when BHO was born, she couldn’t have lived 5 years in the US after age 14, she would have to have been 19. Thus she can’t pass citizenship to BHO.


32 posted on 09/29/2008 5:03:59 AM PDT by Snerdley (You can put a Suit on a Community Organizer, but it's still an EMPTY SUIT!)
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To: mlocher
Most do not understand dual citizenship issues, national birth issues and so forth.

I think that most middle of the road independents do understand dual citizenship, at least to the level where they will wonder why he is loyal to 2 countries. I firmly believe that most Americans want a candidate who has 100% loyalty to one, and only one, country ... the USA.

33 posted on 09/29/2008 5:04:23 AM PDT by softwarecreator
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To: spacejunkie01

ping


34 posted on 09/29/2008 5:05:52 AM PDT by Dusty Road
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To: PJ-Comix

Let’s get this over - show us the birth certificate!!!!


35 posted on 09/29/2008 5:05:55 AM PDT by gscc
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To: itsthejourney

As others have said, this is a non-issue on par with Palin’s hairdresser.
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I totally disagree, there is ample reason to conclude that this man might have strong feelings of loyalty to another country of which he was a citizen in the past. This is NOT minor, it should disqualify him from the presidency.


36 posted on 09/29/2008 5:07:08 AM PDT by RipSawyer (What's black and white and red all over? Barack Hussein Obama)
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To: PJ-Comix

In one of those links there is a copy of his birth certificate posted. Was that a fake? I thought I heard that.


37 posted on 09/29/2008 5:07:44 AM PDT by SpookBrat (God is good)
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To: softwarecreator
I think that most middle of the road independents do understand dual citizenship, at least to the level where they will wonder why he is loyal to 2 countries.

Well, I guess we will have to disagree on this. I form my opinion by being part of focus groups on political advertisements in 2008.

By the way, you have a cool profession! Don't you wish your kids would listen to your instructions as well as your computer listens to your instructions.

38 posted on 09/29/2008 5:08:00 AM PDT by mlocher (USA is a sovereign state.)
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To: softwarecreator

Bingo!


39 posted on 09/29/2008 5:08:49 AM PDT by RipSawyer (What's black and white and red all over? Barack Hussein Obama)
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To: wtc911
You are SCREAMING about a non-issue not being reported?

And you are missing the point that, to the MSM, everything McCain or Palin do is a MAJOR issue. The point is that they won't mention this (like his middle name) or do any investigative research into his past. For Palin they are looking for dirt everywhere. They even recently had an interview with the woman who beat her in the Miss Alaska pageant who is African-American and voting for Obama ... yeah there's a breaking news story.

40 posted on 09/29/2008 5:10:10 AM PDT by softwarecreator
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To: livius

This is the key issue that may pop up.

Barry Soetoro, Barry Dunham, etc., (aka [Hussein] Obama)
posted 9/8/2008 5:17:12 PM | 0 kudos what’s this?
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tagged: dat, muslim, politics Exsecratus_Sicarius

RE: Berg, Esq. v. Barry Soetoro...,err..., I mean, Barry Dunham...err..., I mean, Barry Obama....err...., I mean, Barack Dunham...err..., I mean, Barack [Hussein] Obama.

Lawsuit questions [Hussein] Obama’s eligibility for office: citizenship claim at issue.

Jennifer Haberkorn THE WASHINGTON TIMES
Thursday, August 28, 2008

The suit, filed in U.S. District Court in Philadelphia last week, also names the Democratic National Committee and the Federal Election Commission and says Mr. [Hussein] Obama´s mother went to Kenya late in her pregnancy and ended up giving birth there. It also claims that later in life, Mr. [Hussein] Obama declared himself a citizen of Indonesia.

The DNC was served at 12:00 p.m. and Senator [Hussein] Obama was served at 1:00 p.m. The U.S. Attorney’s Office accepted service on behalf of the Federal Elections Committee (FEC) on or about August 22, 2008.

The [Hussein] Obama campaign has firmly said the Illinois Democrat is a natural-born citizen. Last month, the campaign posted on Mr. [Hussein] Obama’s Web site a copy of his “certification of live birth.” It says he was born in Honolulu on Aug. 4, 1961, two years after Hawaii was named the 50th state. The Birth Certificate published by [Hussein] Obama on his campaign website (still there, by the way) and distributed to the media, was forged because the real BC on file is in the name Soetoro, an identity he apparently wanted to hide from the American people.

Hussein Obama’s Indonesian School record lists him as a citizen of Indonesia, not the United States & with last name “Soetoro”:
http://www.obamacrimes.com/index.php/component/content/article/1-main/3-obama-school-record-lists-him-as-indonesian-citizen

&

http://www.obamacrimes.com/attachments/003_Barry%20Soetoro%20Indonesia%20School%20Record.pdf

**did you people notice his “religion” on those documents?.... oh boy...., those moderate muslims HATE apostates**

Forensic analysis of [Hussein] Obama’s birth certificate:
http://atlasshrugs2000.typepad.com/atlas_shrugs/2008/07/atlas-exclusive.html

.

Soetoro divorce docket:
The Docket shows when Stanley Ann Soetoro filed for divorce against Lolo Soetoro. The marriage is important because bases on the laws at the time, it affects [Hussein] Obama’s citizenship and likely caused him to be an Indonesian citizen and no longer an American citizen. The divorce decree proves that the marriage existed.
http://www.obamacrimes.com/attachments/002_Stanley%20Ann%20Soetoro%20HI%20Divorce%20Docket.pdf

Obama failed to list other names he has used on his Illinois ARC registration (i.e. perjury; he signed it under oath [...oath to Allah?...]):
http://www.obamacrimes.com/index.php/component/content/article/1-main/5-obama-failed-to-list-other-names-he-has-used-on-his-illinois-arc-registration

Dual/Other Citizenship [Hussein] Obama (?):
Article II of the Constitution requires to have only one, The United States of America — natural born.
Reports exist that [Hussein] Obama had traveled to Pakistan in 1981 on an Indonesian Passport (one must be a citizen of Indonesia to obtain an Indonesian Passort).

These are indeed troubling issues. Not only that, but there is a concerted effort to conceal Hussein Obama’s documents from the general public.

.

.

Visit www.obamacrimes.com to learn more about this case.

...and to...

...support the effort to remove [Hussein] Obama as a candidate from this election.

If you want to know what would happen if [Hussein] Obama is removed as the democratic party nominee, visit:
http://obamacrimes.com/attachments/010_2008%20DNC%20CALL.pdf


41 posted on 09/29/2008 5:11:49 AM PDT by WellyP
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To: Doug TX

Agree
Back when the Rev Wright was in the news everyday, Drudge never really covered it.
I thought that strange.


42 posted on 09/29/2008 5:14:43 AM PDT by Jazz1968
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To: mlocher
Well, I guess we will have to disagree on this.

And that's the fun of being here, isn't it  =)

By the way, you have a cool profession! Don't you wish your kids would listen to your instructions as well as your computer listens to your instructions

Thanks and a very good point!

43 posted on 09/29/2008 5:15:20 AM PDT by softwarecreator
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To: PJ-Comix

OK, if true that would mean that until he was 18 Obama had dual citizenship. So?


44 posted on 09/29/2008 5:17:02 AM PDT by Non-Sequitur
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To: spacejunkie01
I sent the information to Drudge and Fox and Friends. Others that have pertinent emails, can you send it out? If we can get broad coverage of this it could turn into something.

I predict that neither Drudge nor Fox and Friends will have anything to do with this. Anyone want to bet?

45 posted on 09/29/2008 5:18:20 AM PDT by Non-Sequitur
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To: softwarecreator
And you are missing the point that, to the MSM, everything McCain or Palin do is a MAJOR issue

And if the voting public is disgusted by this obvious BS then there isn't much hope for the future
46 posted on 09/29/2008 5:18:23 AM PDT by uncbob
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To: softwarecreator
I think the point is that if we suddenly found out that Palin also had citizenship with another country the MSM would be screaming it from top top of their headlines across the country for days and demand an investigation and her removal from the ticket until the investigattion was complete.

And if Obama currently held dual citizenship you might be rights. But he doesn't.

47 posted on 09/29/2008 5:20:25 AM PDT by Non-Sequitur
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To: RipSawyer
it should disqualify him from the presidency.

Maybe, but at least it should be investigated which seems to be the point some of the people here are missing. Ignoring it is basically covering it up. The question is WHY won't they look into this, and we all know the answer to that.

48 posted on 09/29/2008 5:21:26 AM PDT by softwarecreator
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To: Patriot Son

There is no credible evidence that Obama was born anywhere other than Hawaii.

The man would be a disaster as President, but he does meet the Constitutional requirements for the office.


49 posted on 09/29/2008 5:21:49 AM PDT by Citizen Blade (What would Ronald Reagan do?)
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To: steelydan
However, our (US) constitution is very strict on citizenship, and his having been born in Keyna to a British father negates his qualification for presidency.

You know you'd be a lot more convincing if you could produce a shred of evidence indicating he was born in Kenya.

50 posted on 09/29/2008 5:22:28 AM PDT by Non-Sequitur
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