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Jon Stewart Rips into Birthers
Washington Post ^ | 7/23/09 | Garance Franke-Ruta

Posted on 07/23/2009 10:32:48 AM PDT by steve-b

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51 posted on 07/23/2009 12:08:08 PM PDT by patriot08
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To: slackemup
He was a US citizen by virtue of being born to a US citizen mother.

That is, he was a natural-born citizen, and would have been if the birth had taken place on Mars.

52 posted on 07/23/2009 12:09:26 PM PDT by steve-b (Intelligent Design -- "A Wizard Did It")
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Canadian Free Press writer, JB Williams http://canadafreepress.com/index.php/article/12999

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Every member of the Supreme Court, every member of congress, every member of the Joint Chiefs, most members of the DOD, CIA, FBI, Secret Service and state run media, ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN, PBS, NPR, MSNBC, Fox and print news, knows that Barack Hussein Obama does NOT meet Article II – Section I constitutional requirements for the office he holds. By his own biography, there is NO way he can pass the test. The hard evidence is so far beyond overwhelming, it is ridiculous.

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But not ONE member of America’s most powerful people will dare confront Obama and his anti-American cabal on the subject. The Constitution does NOT stand.

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Half of the people you expect to stop this insanity are quiet co-conspirators in the silent coup. The other half is paralyzed by fear, motivated only by political self-preservation.

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A PRECIOUS FEW, BUT THEY EXIST… and the walls are indeed closing in on Obama and his evil cabal. IF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE FAIL TO GET BEHIND THESE BRAVE FEW WHO ARE SEEKING PEACEFUL REDRESS, ALL THE PEACEFUL OPTIONS WILL EVAPORATE AS IF THEY NEVER EXISTED. WE WILL RETURN TO A PRE-1776 AMERICA OVERNIGHT..

Do YOU fear Obama?
http://canadafreepress.com/index.php/article/12999

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53 posted on 07/23/2009 12:15:46 PM PDT by patriot08
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To: slackemup
The point is that the ad was not placed by the parents or grandparents, but was automatically generated from state records (not hospital records). Therefore there is no need for the elaborate theory of deliberate bogus ad placement (ridiculing this theory is a favorite device of Obama's supporters to refute "birther" arguments).

So the question remains: what is on the state records that Obama is so terrified of revealing?

54 posted on 07/23/2009 12:22:26 PM PDT by omniscient (No birth certificate - no peace)
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Please Jon, show us the evidence you have based your assertions upon that would stand up in a court of law. Please do, so all the world can see.

If you cannot, you are just as guilty of conjecture as you accuse the “birthers”.

We're waiting.

55 posted on 07/23/2009 12:28:06 PM PDT by Know et al (Everything I know I read in the newspaper and that's the reason for my ignorance: Will Rogers)
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re: Has Obama spent money fighting this stuff in court when he could simply release the Hawaii BC or hasnt he?)))

I'd like a link to what he's spent, and where the money came from. One place said his campaign was paying for it. Is that legal? Look at the accusations being thrown Palin's way.

56 posted on 07/23/2009 12:28:24 PM PDT by Mamzelle (No cure for the common scold)
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Well, yes. But my reply wasn’t about “natural citizen birth.” I was answering your question re: why anyone would fake a birth announcement.

As to natural citizen birth, you do know that Stanley Ann Dunham did not meet the criteria (over 14 years of age and a resident of the state for at least five years) to pass on citizenship if he were, indeed, born abroad?

It’s entirely possible that the child was born out of country, registered by the family since his mother had recently lived in Hawaii for at least a year and intended to return, issued a Certificate of Live Birth, and a newspaper announcement resulted from that. Or the grandparents could have placed the announcement, as I suggested, to save face.

I don’t know what Obama is hiding. It may have nothing to do with where he was born but rather with other circumstances that would, apparently, be damaging.

He has gone to extraordinary lengths to keep all his records — birth, college, medical, etc. — hidden. Something stinks, and it will eventually come out.


57 posted on 07/23/2009 2:01:19 PM PDT by Jedidah ("Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." George Santayana)
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To: steve-b
Damn! I hate to agree with Jon Stewart, but he's on target here.

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58 posted on 07/24/2009 9:18:55 AM PDT by EveningStar
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This "birther" stuff is an embarrassment, and a damaging one -- nobody likes a Gore sore loser.
59 posted on 07/24/2009 9:30:25 AM PDT by steve-b (Intelligent Design -- "A Wizard Did It")
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You know, I agree with you here. I have two problems with the birthers.

First of all, it reeks of conspiracy cliches. It’s all about the “lone voices in the wilderness” (patent pending) who know “the ultimate truth” (tm), but they’re surrounded by the sheeple who meekly bow to “the evil powers that be” (Copyright expired). Never mind the fact that for this to have any merit, Obama’s parents would have to have psychic powers that would make Nostrodamus look like that weird hippy chick who gets drunk and stoned and then go around read people’s palms in a slurred voice at the Lilith Fair concert. It’s just that the birthers make such an easy target. Their rants are badly spelled and even more badly expressed. They’re inarticulate, they’re angry, and they give the rest of us a bad name.

Which brings me to the second problem I have with the birthers: Everything I listed above plays RIGHT into the hands of Obama (whom, let me remind you, I despise) and his cronies. Right. Into. Their. Hands!

I mean, I keep reading people’s posts asking why Obama just doesn’t release the documents. Why should he? The birther movement is a dream come true for this guy. Every post about his birth certificate is a post that’s not about the economy. Or the stimulus package. Or his plans for rogue nation states that are going to call him on his bad plays and not give in, even after he asks pretty please with Dane’s Geld on top. Moreover, every member of the military who refuses to follow orders reflects poorly on the rest of us. No, let me take that back. Not poorly. Abysmally. Yes, I know the guy’s a Freeper, and if you think that’s not going to come back and bite us on the recticular area, you are sadly mistaken. There aren’t many things scarier to the populace of a free country than the specter of the members of armed forces rising against a democratically elected government, and if Major Cook had actually intended on scaring Americans into voting for Obama in 2012, he could not have done a better job.

If you’re at all interested in my opinion, I think there are two possible reasons Obama isn’t releasing his birth certificate yet. One, he’s waiting for the birthers to majorly overextend themselves, after which he merely produces the certificate and makes us all look like fools even more than we’ve made ourselves. Two, I’m not sure what hospital staff names are on the birth certificate, attending doctor, midwife, clerical staff, but whoever has his or her name there is going to be hassled, harrassed, and hounded every bit as much as anyone whose name was connected to 9/11, however indirectly, has been tormented by the truthers, and Obama wishes to avoid that. On that, he and I are in perfect agreement.

So short version of the above: Birthers, if you want to hand the country to Obama in 3 1/2 years, then just keep it up. If you want to do something constructive that might actually get common sense back into the White House, then just grow up.


60 posted on 07/24/2009 6:41:55 PM PDT by Hells Wookies (Just another day in scenic Uncanny Valley)
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