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President Obama's Birth Certificate PDF has "Layers"
Wire Update ^ | April 27, 2011 | Wire Update

Posted on 04/27/2011 1:18:45 PM PDT by RobinMasters

When the PDF file given from WhiteHouse.gov is opened in Adobe Illustrator it shows up in different layers.

Our analysis of the latest controversy: The original birth certificate was probably in a ‘negative’ form, and someone at the White House took it upon themselves to doctor it up so the form can be readable.

Previously from BNO News: Obama releases long form birth certificate to end debate

National Review:

The PDF is composed of multiple images. That’s correct. Using a photo editor or PDF viewer of your choice, you can extract this image data, view it, hide it, etc. But these layers, as they’re being called, aren’t layers in the traditional photo-editing sense of the word. They are, quite literally, pieces of image data that have been positioned in a PDF container. They appear as text but also contain glyphs, dots, lines, boxes, squiggles, and random garbage. They’re not combined or merged in any way. Quite simply, they look like they were created programmatically, not by a human.

What’s plausible is that somewhere along the way — from the scanning device to the PDF-creation software, both of which can perform OCR (optical character recognition) — these partial/pseudo-text images were created and saved. What’s not plausible is that the government spent all this time manufacturing Obama’s birth certificate only to commit the laughably rookie mistake of exporting the layers from Photoshop, or whatever photo editing software they are meant to have used. It’s likely that whoever scanned the birth certificate in Hawaii forgot to turn off the OCR setting on the scanner. Let’s leave it at that.

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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Crime/Corruption; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: Hawaii
KEYWORDS: birthcertificate; certifigate; naturalborncitizen; obamasfault; obamateur
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1 posted on 04/27/2011 1:18:49 PM PDT by RobinMasters
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2 posted on 04/27/2011 1:19:31 PM PDT by ButThreeLeftsDo (FreeRepublic. Now, More Than Ever.)
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To: RobinMasters

Get to the heart of the eligibility question ... passport files and immigration records.


3 posted on 04/27/2011 1:23:03 PM PDT by SvenMagnussen (BHO II naturalized as U.S. Citizen after becoming an Indonesian National)
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To: RobinMasters

Apparently Hussein’s BC is as phony as he is.


4 posted on 04/27/2011 1:24:32 PM PDT by The Sons of Liberty (Psalm 109:8 Let his days be few and let another take his office. - Mene, Mene, Tekel, Upharsin)
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To: SvenMagnussen
Birther stupidity has no end, does it?
5 posted on 04/27/2011 1:24:37 PM PDT by El Sordo (The bigger the government, the smaller the citizen.)
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To: RobinMasters
Birther Greyhounds catch their rabbit
And don't know what to do.
Lost without a hunt, they release their prey
To begin the chase anew

6 posted on 04/27/2011 1:25:31 PM PDT by AHerald ("Behold, your mother." And from that hour the disciple took her into his home -- John 19:27)
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To: RobinMasters
What’s not plausible is that the government spent all this time manufacturing Obama’s birth certificate only to commit the laughably rookie mistake of exporting the layers from Photoshop, or whatever photo editing software they are meant to have used. It’s likely that whoever scanned the birth certificate in Hawaii forgot to turn off the OCR setting on the scanner. Let’s leave it at that.

Whoa, this is more than "bias" OR "activism".

One wonders if the WH just might have had a hand in writing this copy.

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7 posted on 04/27/2011 1:26:05 PM PDT by Seaplaner (Never give in. Never give in. Never...except to convictions of honour and good sense. W. Churchill)
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To: The Sons of Liberty

8 posted on 04/27/2011 1:26:20 PM PDT by jcsjcm (This country was built on exceptionalism and individualism. In God we Trust - Laus Deo)
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To: RobinMasters
An original or even a copy of an original has no layers.

Even a simple negative reversal has no layers. So why was it necessary to alter the information with layers?

He is still the resident in the WH as far as I'm concerned.

9 posted on 04/27/2011 1:26:47 PM PDT by chainsaw ("The government cannot give to anyone anything that it does not first take from someone else.")
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo

stanley ann dunham obama to mrs anna obama...
http://lamecherry.blogspot.com/2009/05/ghost-of-stanley-ann-duham-obama.html


10 posted on 04/27/2011 1:27:15 PM PDT by biggredd1
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To: RobinMasters
A thread I started on this topic. Some good posts there coming to basically the same conclusion.
11 posted on 04/27/2011 1:27:21 PM PDT by piytar (Talga Vassternich)
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To: jcsjcm

ROFL! keep it coming’...


12 posted on 04/27/2011 1:28:16 PM PDT by max americana (FUBO)
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To: jcsjcm
[quote][i]Originally posted by micpsi[/i] Kapiolani Maternity & Gynecological Hospital didn't change the name until Kauikeolani Children’s Hospital merged with Kapi‘olani Maternity Home in 1978. WIKI: The facility was originally founded by Queen Kapiʻolani as the Kapiʻolani Maternity Home in 1890 for which she held bazaars and luaus to raise $8,000 needed to start the Home. Kauikeolani Children’s Hospital opened in 1909 named for Emma Kauikeolani Napoleon Mahelona (1862–1931), the wife of Albert Spencer Wilcox (1844–1919).[1] In 1978, it merged with Kapiʻolani Maternity Home to become Kapiʻolani Medical Center for Women and Children. [/quote]
13 posted on 04/27/2011 1:28:43 PM PDT by Sophia777
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To: RobinMasters

It is a tar baby.


14 posted on 04/27/2011 1:28:43 PM PDT by BenLurkin (This post is not a statement of fact. It is merely a personal opinion -- or humor -- or both)
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To: RobinMasters

It has layers like a parfait. We can now call him Obama al-Parfait. He’s complicated because he has layers that are deeply hidden. All hail the Parfait President!


15 posted on 04/27/2011 1:29:03 PM PDT by Jack Hydrazine (It's the end of the world as we know it and I feel fine!)
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To: RobinMasters

” BC have layers, like an onion “ ~ Shrek


16 posted on 04/27/2011 1:29:03 PM PDT by SF_Redux (Sarah stands for accountablility and personal responsiblity, democrats can't live with that)
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To: RobinMasters

I’m not a Birther by any means.

But this document is a fraudulent fabrication. There’s a LAW against doing that http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/718/usc_sec_18_00001028——000-.html .

This is going to get very interesting.


17 posted on 04/27/2011 1:29:21 PM PDT by TruthHound ("He who does not punish evil commands it to be done." --Leonardo da Vinci)
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To: BenLurkin; RobinMasters

18 posted on 04/27/2011 1:30:41 PM PDT by bert (K.E. N.P. N.C. D.E. +12 ....( History is a process, not an event ))
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To: El Sordo

It’s far from “stupidity” to question a faked document. To the contrary, it’s stupidity to blindly believe a fraud in the face of evidence of that fraud.


19 posted on 04/27/2011 1:30:41 PM PDT by Two Kids' Dad ((((( No legit president needs to fake a birth certificate. Ever. )))))
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To: RobinMasters; JoeProBono

Fake! Fake! Fake!


20 posted on 04/27/2011 1:30:59 PM PDT by Revolting cat! (Let us prey!)
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To: Two Kids' Dad

Well, good luck getting anything other than more stupidity out of that.


21 posted on 04/27/2011 1:32:55 PM PDT by El Sordo (The bigger the government, the smaller the citizen.)
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To: RobinMasters
Here is some info on how/why .pdf scanned docs will have layers. There are two reasons, OCR- Optical Character Recognition and MRC- Mixed Raster Content. The former explains the text layers, the latter explains the image itself broken into layers as well as what some call the “white out” look. There are even image samples in the second link that are almost exact mirror images of that “white out” effect.

http://blog.nitropdf.com/index.php/2008/09/10/text-works-ocrd-scanned-pdf-files/
http://image.unb.br/queiroz/papers/icip08mrc.pdf

I suggest studying these before continuing this line of ‘proof’ regarding the layers.

22 posted on 04/27/2011 1:32:57 PM PDT by mnehring
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To: RobinMasters
woops here it IS! span>http://img38.imageshack.us/img38/4346/picture34dc.png




OPEN LETTER TO GEORGE SOROS BARACK OBUMMER and the rest of the "progressive" COMMUNIST movement perhaps MILLIONS of us have ALREADY downloaded the FRAUDULEN certificat of Jive Fabircation and WE DARE YOU to remove the original form the site upon which its been hosted ITS ON!
23 posted on 04/27/2011 1:34:40 PM PDT by MeshugeMikey
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To: RobinMasters

NO WATERMARK??

like on this one..

http://fellowshipofminds.wordpress.com/2011/04/25/this-is-a-hawaii-birth-certificate/


24 posted on 04/27/2011 1:35:32 PM PDT by VU4G10
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To: Revolting cat!

The admin has put out that the COLB was scanned from a book held in the HI dept of health. That explains the dark edge that is an obvious curling down of the page. Some stupid staffer could be used to explain the faked boarder. The layers then can not be explained.


25 posted on 04/27/2011 1:35:39 PM PDT by waynesa98
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To: RobinMasters
This explains why it looks fake. It is fake!
26 posted on 04/27/2011 1:35:46 PM PDT by PghBaldy (Like the Ft Hood Killer, James Earl Ray was just stressed when he killed MLK Jr.)
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To: BenLurkin
It is a tar baby.

That it is. A tempting tar baby.

27 posted on 04/27/2011 1:37:33 PM PDT by Zuben Elgenubi
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To: Sophia777

Unfortunately the Nordyke twins also have that same Hospital name listed on their birth certificates. So, we’ll have to let that one go!


28 posted on 04/27/2011 1:37:40 PM PDT by jcsjcm (This country was built on exceptionalism and individualism. In God we Trust - Laus Deo)
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To: RobinMasters
Our analysis of the latest controversy: The original birth certificate was probably in a ‘negative’ form, and someone at the White House took it upon themselves to doctor it up so the form can be readable.

This makes ABSOLUTELY NO SENSE AT ALL!

According to their letter, the WH requested two copies of the document; and then Hawaii supplied something. If the thing they supplied was a negative image, and printed on safety paper, then the color of the safety paper would no longer have been green.

The fact is that the WH image looks a lot like the Booth BC image recently circulated. This was also a natural image printed on safety paper. I doubt the Booth BC image was manipulated from a negative.

ML/NJ

29 posted on 04/27/2011 1:40:36 PM PDT by ml/nj
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To: TruthHound
“This is going to get very interesting.”

No, it's not.

It's going to be more retardation and blind emotion from Birthers who simply will never be satisfied with anything that doesn't fit their personal narratives.

Narratives that they cannot even agree on.

30 posted on 04/27/2011 1:41:03 PM PDT by El Sordo (The bigger the government, the smaller the citizen.)
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To: chainsaw
Something like this:

he PDF is composed of multiple images. That’s correct. Using a photo editor or PDF viewer of your choice, you can extract this image data, view it, hide it, etc. But these layers, as they’re being called, aren’t layers in the traditional photo-editing sense of the word. They are, quite literally, pieces of image data that have been positioned in a PDF container. They appear as text but also contain glyphs, dots, lines, boxes, squiggles, and random garbage. They’re not combined or merged in any way. Quite simply, they look like they were created programmatically, not by a human. What’s plausible is that somewhere along the way — from the scanning device to the PDF-creation software, both of which can perform OCR (optical character recognition) — these partial/pseudo-text images were created and saved. What’s not plausible is that the government spent all this time manufacturing Obama’s birth certificate only to commit the laughably rookie mistake of exporting the layers from Photoshop, or whatever photo editing software they are meant to have used. It’s likely that whoever scanned the birth certificate in Hawaii forgot to turn off the OCR setting on the scanner. Let’s leave it at that.

31 posted on 04/27/2011 1:43:01 PM PDT by yoe
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To: Sophia777
"Kapiolani Maternity & Gynecological Hospital didn't change the name until Kauikeolani Children’s Hospital merged with Kapi‘olani Maternity Home in 1978."

I strongly suggest someone get sceeen shots of these sites before they are cleansed.

I can't - my computer keeps hanging on the sites.

32 posted on 04/27/2011 1:43:43 PM PDT by eCSMaster (We will fight for America and it starts here in Madison, WI. It starts here. It starts now.)
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To: El Sordo

Well. El Sordo, please explain the TXE instead of THE in onaka’s “stamp.”


33 posted on 04/27/2011 1:44:15 PM PDT by MestaMachine (If you want to pillage,plunder,destroy, blaspheme,or defile, become a muslim, or name yourself obama)
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To: RobinMasters
Repeating a question I asked on a similar thread...

What if it is deliberate?

I'm no expert on the issues brought up by others regarding "layers' and other inconsistencies in the document. But if true, they are too "amateurish" for someone with the resources of the White House behind them.

So, my question is what if these artifacts are deliberate? The White House has to know the document is going to get intense scrutiny and these things will be revealed.

Perhaps this was done intentionally to keep the controversy alive, the media continuing to ridicule the "birthers" and elements of the Republican party divided.

34 posted on 04/27/2011 1:45:01 PM PDT by sjmjax (Politicans are like bananas - they start out green, turn yellow, then rot.)
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To: MeshugeMikey

Fake like boobs on a Hooters girl !


35 posted on 04/27/2011 1:45:56 PM PDT by CORedneck
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To: RobinMasters

RAISED SEAL: Has any reporter passed his fingers over the long form birth certificate and felt a RAISED seal? Thanks.


36 posted on 04/27/2011 1:46:02 PM PDT by john mirse
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To: El Sordo
"Birther stupidity has no end, does it?"

Yep, it took 2 & 1/2 years to produce a document that could and should have been made public long, long ago. No suspicion here, don't you know it takes everybody over 2 years to produce their birth certificate? Have you ever asked the question why it took Mr. Hussein Obama so long to get this document out in the open, or why, for unknown 'personal' reasons this tightwad, cheap bastard would spend millions of his own dollars trying to keep it secret?

IN any case, "Birther" is an invented word, concocted by liberal character assassins and applied by their goons in the media the way terrorists apply IEDs.

But hey, what does it really matter if a constitutionally unqualified man sits in the White House and destroys our nation day-by-day; why worry about the lies and coverups that helped gain him the Oval Office? We can remove him two more years anyway, long after he's destroyed the American economy and made slaves of us all to government tyranny and eternal debt. What, me worry Constitutional qualifications?? Nah, I'm like you, I relate to Alfred E. Newman.

37 posted on 04/27/2011 1:50:04 PM PDT by jiminycricket000
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To: MestaMachine
Dunno.

One possible explanation: Maybe, just maybe, Birthers haven't learned a damned thing about the utter futility in drawing conclusions from electronic images?

38 posted on 04/27/2011 1:51:52 PM PDT by El Sordo (The bigger the government, the smaller the citizen.)
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To: Sophia777

Does that mean the released “official” birth certificate has the name the hospital did not have until years later?


39 posted on 04/27/2011 1:52:46 PM PDT by tbw2
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To: Jack Hydrazine

“We can now call him Obama al-Parfait. He’s complicated because he has layers that are deeply hidden.”

Naw, he’s more like an onion. He’s got lots of layers and he brings a tear to your eye for the things he has done (and is doing) to our once great country.


40 posted on 04/27/2011 1:53:20 PM PDT by RickB444 (Worry about and distrust anyone who fears a lawful person owning a gun.)
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To: MeshugeMikey

Is the name of the local registrar some kind of joke? looks like Uke a Lee to me...aaas in ukalele.


41 posted on 04/27/2011 1:53:25 PM PDT by pgkdan ( "Wherever the Catholic sun doth shine / There's always laughter and good red wine / ...Belloc)
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To: Apple Blossom; theKid51

ping


42 posted on 04/27/2011 1:54:26 PM PDT by bmwcyle (It is Satan's fault)
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To: eCSMaster
Please take note: The Hospital is not an issue......



43 posted on 04/27/2011 1:54:45 PM PDT by jcsjcm (This country was built on exceptionalism and individualism. In God we Trust - Laus Deo)
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To: sjmjax
Counterintelligence...the person(s) who put this thing together will be revealed to be members of the Tea Party movement, or connected to it in some flimsy way. Then lots of money will be transferred to some offshore accounts in their names. The ‘birthers’ will be humiliated and neutralized, and Zero moves right along into full campaign mode.
44 posted on 04/27/2011 1:54:45 PM PDT by Deo volente (God willing, America will survive this Obamination.)
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To: jiminycricket000

Well, good luck with that.


45 posted on 04/27/2011 1:56:13 PM PDT by El Sordo (The bigger the government, the smaller the citizen.)
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To: sjmjax

What IS he hiding?

http://www.lewrockwell.com/orig11/madsen1.1.1.html


46 posted on 04/27/2011 1:56:37 PM PDT by maxsand
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To: RobinMasters
Sean Hannity was challenged today on the law surrounding NATURAL BORN CITIZEN... and obama’s momma was not 21 years of age and was not inside of the US for the past five years and his father was a British citizen, so he does not qualify for the office of president. Sean said, “look... regardless... Conservatives need to defeat him at the ballot box and not try to have him removed from office”. Well that is the bottom line here folks.

obama will never be removed from office because boehner is a coward... the entire leadership of the republican party are cowards... and Justice Thomas let it be known that the SCOTUS was not about to overturn an election because of the serious ramifications of doing so... IOW politics is far more important to the republican party than the rule of law and the words of our Constitution and their meaning.

I say call him a liar and beat him with this and every other issue that calls obama’s character into question and also hammer him on his failed agenda, his spending us into destruction and his marxist/sharia plans for America.

LLS

47 posted on 04/27/2011 1:57:18 PM PDT by LibLieSlayer (WOLVERINES!!!)
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To: Two Kids' Dad; El Sordo
"It’s far from “stupidity” to question a faked document. To the contrary, it’s stupidity to blindly believe a fraud in the face of evidence of that fraud"

When a self described 'conservative' or 'Republican' uses the liberal invented, pejorative, non-word "birther" he loses all credibility. El Sordo likely didn't agree with the investigation of Dan Rather's 'proof' that President Bush's military service was questionable. It was a Freeper who first questioned the authenticity of Rather's home made document, and it caused Rather to admit it was a fraud and resign in disgrace. Producing fraudulent documents for political gain is a liberal way of life.

48 posted on 04/27/2011 1:57:43 PM PDT by jiminycricket000
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To: ButThreeLeftsDo

all this new version of the COLB shows is that zero is not a NBC. What is congress going to do about that?


49 posted on 04/27/2011 2:01:20 PM PDT by paul51 (11 September 2001 - Never forget)
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To: jiminycricket000
"Birther" is an invented word...

Yes, indeed. Its the same-old-same-old leftist alinsky tactic of trying to control the language. All the enemedia talk on this is about where he was born; aligns with "birther". But the word that should be invented henceforth is "Natural-borner", or one that insists that a president must not merely be a citizen, but one with BOTH parents as US citizens. BHO senior is British, thus BHO II can not pass muster with "Natural-borners".

50 posted on 04/27/2011 2:02:16 PM PDT by C210N (0bama, Making the US safe for Global Marxism)
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