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  • The First Amendment Also Died at Benghazi

    05/12/2014 11:22:29 AM PDT · by kingattax · 8 replies
    American Thinker ^ | May 12, 2014 | By Jack Cashill
    Among the unsung victims of the September 11, 2012, terrorist attack on the American consulate in Benghazi was the First Amendment. To protect its fragile narrative that an anti-Muslim video had agitated a Libyan crowd into attacking the consulate, the Obama White House and its allies set out to identify and punish the maker of that video, and this they did with a speed and severity that the attackers themselves were spared. Scarier still, to the degree the major media noticed, they cheered. In a phone conversation I had with video maker Nakoula Basseley Nakoula last week, he had one...
  • What the Media Choose Not to Know about Trayvon Martin

    07/21/2013 6:20:34 AM PDT · by NKP_Vet · 42 replies
    http://www.americanthinker.com ^ | June 7, 2013 | Jack Cashill
    Unnerved by an unspoken mix of political bias and racial queasiness, the major media have chosen to know as little about Trayvon Martin as they know about Barack Obama. As a case in point, consider this boy vs. man fable spun by the New York Times' Charles Blow: A boy's blood had been spilled on a rain-soaked patch of grass behind a row of mustard-colored condominiums by a man who had pursued him against the advice of 911 dispatchers. That man carried a 9-millimeter handgun. The boy carried a bag of candy. Blow was writing seven weeks after Trayvon's death....
  • Ayers toys again with authorship of Obama bio ('Yes. I wrote that … it took me about 4 months')

    06/27/2013 11:01:19 AM PDT · by Perseverando · 10 replies
    WND ^ | June 26, 2013 | Art Moore
    Author Jack Cashill has been called a lunatic, and worse, for his belief that unrepentant 1960s revolutionary terrorist Bill Ayers was the primary writer of the book offered as evidence that Barack Obama is an intellectual heavyweight worthy of the Oval Office despite his relatively thin resume. When Cashill, after careful literary analysis, first posed the potentially election-changing theory in 2008, Obama was deflecting questions about his substantial working relationship with the former Weather Underground leader, dismissing Ayers as merely a fellow resident of his upscale Hyde Park neighborhood in Chicago. But what if Ayers – whose radical movement sought...
  • The Myth of the Missing Three Million Republicans

    11/12/2012 8:26:20 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 52 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 11/13/2012 | Jack Cashill
    <p>A score of people this past week have asked me about the three million Republicans allegedly "missing" at the polls this year. For starters, if the Washington Post is to be believed, Mitt Romney received 1.3 million fewer votes than John McCain did in 2008, not 3 million. For the record, Obama received 7.5 million fewer votes in 2012 than he did in 2008.</p>
  • D'Souza Can't Quite Accept the Real Obama

    10/02/2012 9:22:04 AM PDT · by Smokeyblue · 22 replies
    American Thinker ^ | October 2, 2012 | Jack Cashill
    In 2016: Obama's America, the most successful and artful conservative documentary to date, author and producer Dinesh D'Souza takes a step closer to exposing the real Barack Obama. To get there, however, he will have to remove the obstacles he has set in his own way. "Obama came out of nowhere," says D'Souza at the film's beginning. "No one really knew him." The reason why no one knew him was simple enough. Obama discouraged the media from looking. The major media obliged, and their conservative counterparts in New York and Washington, fearing ridicule, honored this absurd gentleman's agreement. D'Souza was...
  • Did Maraniss Commit Fraud to Protect Obama?

    06/23/2012 6:18:03 AM PDT · by Smokeyblue · 69 replies
    American Thinker ^ | June 23, 2012 | Jack Cashill
    I was sitting out at lunch the other day reading David Maraniss's new book, Barack Obama: The Story, when I came across a passage that gave me pause. Maraniss excerpted the passage from an article, "Breaking the War Mentality," that Obama had written in 1983 for a Columbia University publication called the Sundial. What caught my attention was that the passage in question read better than I remembered. I returned to my office after lunch, checked a digitized copy of the article, and then double-checked a PDF of the original print edition. I was right. The passage had been edited...
  • What the Media Choose Not to Know about Trayvon

    06/07/2012 7:55:58 PM PDT · by The people have spoken · 46 replies
    American Thinker ^ | June 7, 2012 | Jack Cashill
    Unnerved by an unspoken mix of political bias and racial queasiness, the major media have chosen to know as little about Trayvon Martin as they know about Barack Obama. As a case in point, consider this boy vs. man fable spun by the New York Times' Charles Blow: A boy's blood had been spilled on a rain-soaked patch of grass behind a row of mustard-colored condominiums by a man who had pursued him against the advice of 911 dispatchers. That man carried a 9-millimeter handgun. The boy carried a bag of candy. Blow was writing seven weeks after Trayvon's death....
  • Now About Obama's Teenage Years!

    05/15/2012 2:10:30 AM PDT · by Flotsam_Jetsome · 57 replies
    American Thinker ^ | May 15, 2012 | Jack Cashill
    Now that it has been established that a candidate's teenage years help define the man to come, it might be time to take a new look at the adolescent Obama and his then-mentor, the late Frank Marshall Davis. I would guess that not one Obama voter out of one hundred could identify Davis by name, and I doubt if one media person out of a thousand has read his memoir, Livin' the Blues. This is unfortunate on any number of levels. For one, Davis's book captures the ebb and flow of 20th-century black American life as well as any ever...
  • Celebrating 20 Years of the Media Memory Hole

    03/07/2012 8:22:12 AM PST · by quickquiver · 21 replies
    World Net Daily ^ | 02/29/2012 | Jack Cashill
    If I had to pick a date when the mainstream media became fully vested in protecting Democratic interests, it would be March 11, 1992, the day Bill Clinton swept the Super Tuesday primaries and established himself as the party’s standard bearer. With a Republican in the White House for the previous twelve years, the media had been, if anything, overly inquisitive. Even during the Jimmy Carter years, the media had done their job well enough to make his life uncomfortable. Over the last twenty years, however, our media have descended from the merely partisan to the fully Orwellian. To commemorate...
  • Covering up is what Eric Holder does

    10/07/2011 6:33:44 AM PDT · by opentalk · 4 replies
    WND ^ | October 6, 2011 | Jack Cashill
    Exclusive: Jack Cashill notes, 'Attorney general has been solving problems for a long time'"I'm Winston Wolf. I solve problems," so says the professional fixer in Quentin Tarantino's oddball classic, "Pulp Fiction." In the film, Wolf acknowledges the problem at hand and sets out to solve it, "Now you got a corpse in a car, minus a head, in a garage. Take me to it." The Obama White House, like the Clinton White House before it, has its own Winston Wolf. His name is Eric Holder, attorney general, and this month's corpse in the car goes by the name "Fast and...
  • Obama makes Trump's case on affirmative action

    09/01/2011 5:15:04 PM PDT · by opentalk · 15 replies
    WND ^ | August 31, 2011 | Jack Cashill
    In April of this year, after persistent badgering by MSNBC's Chris Matthews, veteran commentator Pat Buchanan said the obvious about President Barack Obama: "I think he's affirmative action all the way." Matthews had been goading Buchanan to defend similar comments made by Donald Trump in his short-lived shot at the presidency. "How does a bad student go to Columbia and then to Harvard?" Trump had asked. "Let him show his records." "By charging that Obama was not admitted based on merit," the Nation fretted in an articled headlined "Confronting Trump's Coded Racism"...Had any of the above critics checked with Barack...
  • Two Major Examples of Why We Can’t Trust the Mainstream Media

    08/31/2011 10:28:28 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 7 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | August 30, 2011 | Ron Radosh
    A few not to be missed articles or blogs have appeared in the past few days. The first is by the conservative New York Times columnist, Ross Douthat. Most people, especially those who still buy the print edition, see his regular featured column. But fewer people read his blog, which appears only on the paperÂ’s website, and for that, one usually has to search to find. Two days ago, Douthat wrote about the myth spread by many Democrats and liberals: that conservatives and Republicans want to institute a theocracy in America. As Douthat points out, [A] spate of recent articles...
  • A Quick Look at Media Reaction to "Deconstructing Obama"

    06/01/2011 8:29:35 AM PDT · by WhistlingPastTheGraveyard · 7 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 5/30/2011 | Jack Cashill (video by politikoz)
    In the three months since the release of my book, Deconstructing Obama, I have learned more about the media than in the thirty years before. In the video that follows producer Chris Kusnell does an excellent job of distilling my education into seven action packed minutes.
  • President Obama and Numbergate

    05/28/2011 5:42:43 AM PDT · by Scanian · 46 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | May 28, 2011 | Henry Percy
    Jack Cashill recently detailed what Susan Daniels, a private investigator, has learned about Mr. Obama's Social Security Number. In a nutshell, the president's SSN was issued in 1977 with a Connecticut Area Number (first 3 digits). Here's what the SS official web site says, in relevant part: The Area Number [first 3 digits] is assigned by the geographical region. Prior to 1972, cards were issued in local Social Security offices around the country and the Area Number represented the State in which the card was issued. This did not necessarily have to be the State where the applicant lived, since...
  • Obama and Harvard: Is Donald Trump right ?

    04/26/2011 6:51:14 PM PDT · by RobinMasters · 33 replies
    WND ^ | April 26, 2011 | Jack Cashill
    The irrepressible Donald Trump has raised still another question the major media have dared not to ask: Did Barack Obama qualify for Columbia and Harvard on his own accomplishments? "How does a bad student go to Columbia and then to Harvard?" asked Trump of the Associated Press. "I'm thinking about it, I'm certainly looking into it. Let him show his records." Trump asks a very good question for which the anti-journalists of the major media have no good answer. So allow me to fill in the gaps. Although the late New York politico Percy Sutton admitted to helping Obama get...
  • Another Look at Obama’s Social Security Number

    03/22/2011 1:23:41 PM PDT · by STARWISE · 295 replies
    Cashill.com ^ | 3-17-11 | Jack Cashill
    While out promoting my new book, “Deconstructing Obama,” I have been asked a few times about Obama’s mysterious Social Security number. Not knowing enough to speak authoritatively, I chose to swim upstream through the data flood and head for the source. Here I found a no-nonsense licensed investigator from Ohio named Susan Daniels. Widowed at 30 with seven children, Daniels went back to school and eventually emerged as a certified paralegal. After several years working for others, Daniels got her own license as an investigator in 1995. Since then, she has specialized in litigation support for law firms. Her particular...
  • Jack Cashill Discusses Obama's Social Security Number Reserved for Connecticut Applicants...

    03/18/2011 4:59:53 PM PDT · by Hotlanta Mike · 45 replies
    www.BirtherReport.com ^ | Friday, March 18, 2011 | ObamaRelease YourRecords
    Video: Author Jack Cashill appeared on the Peter Boyles Radio Show to discuss Cashill's recent piece on Obama's social security number problem. Jack Cashill is the author of the new book titled, "Deconstructing Obama"... You can order Cashill's new book here or here. The interview aired on 3/18/2011. Bonus video regarding Obama's SS# embedded below...
  • Another look at Obama's Social Security number

    03/17/2011 1:46:47 AM PDT · by rambo316 · 119 replies
    World Net Daily ^ | March 17, 2011 | Jack Cashill
    This being the case, I asked Daniels to guide me through the data mine field and help me ascertain what we know for sure about the world's best-known Social Security number – 042-68-4425. "All I can say," says Daniels of 042-68-4425, "is that it's phony and [Obama] has been using it, with it first appearing on his Selective Service document in 1980." Daniels sent me a copy of the hand-written application of the individual who held the number immediately before Obama's, 042-68-4424. The applicant, Thomas Wood, died at age 19, which is why his information is available.
  • Who's Your Daddy?

    03/15/2011 6:49:19 AM PDT · by chatter4 · 254 replies
    Youtube ^ | March 15, 2011 | Chatter4
    Great video. Who's Your Daddy? Obama-Who's Your Daddy? Jack Cashill reviews four of the possible fathers of Barack Hussein Obama on the Andrea Shea King show. There is a lot of information given which many may not have heard before.
  • Deconstructing Obama (Jack Cashill on Cspan Book TV)

    03/14/2011 10:43:28 AM PDT · by patlin · 13 replies
    Cspan ^ | 2/11/2011 | Jack Cashill
    Jack Cashill questions whether President Obama wrote his memoir, Dreams from My Father. Mr. Cashill argues that Barack Obama was assisted in the writing of his 1995 memoir by Bill Ayers and contends that the President's life story is different than the one presented in his biography. Jack Cashill presents his argument at the Kansas City Public Library in Kansas City, Missouri. 1 hour 4 min
  • Three Cheers for Jack Cashill ("instances in which Ayers acknowledges his authorship of Dreams.")

    03/11/2011 7:24:21 PM PST · by neverdem · 59 replies
    American Thinker ^ | March 10, 2011 | Herbert E. Meyer
    Would you believe me if I told you that while in Milan last weekend, I'd been to La Scala for the world premiere of a new opera by George W. Bush?  And would you ever again take me seriously if I published a review of Bush's new opera in which I wrote that "...through this work, so infused with the passion of Carmen, the musicality of La Boheme and the drama of Tosca, our forty-third president takes his place as the most gifted composer in the history of American politics"? Of course not.  No one, not even that former-Bush-White-House-press-secretary blonde...
  • Three Cheers for Jack Cashill - Obama debunked!

    03/10/2011 5:11:54 AM PST · by TPOOH · 26 replies
    American Thinker ^ | Herbert E. Meyer
    Excerpt.....Would you believe me if I told you that while in Milan last weekend, I'd been to La Scala for the world premiere of a new opera by George W. Bush? And would you ever again take me seriously if I published a review of Bush's new opera in which I wrote that "...through this work, so infused with the passion of Carmen, the musicality of La Boheme and the drama of Tosca, our forty-third president takes his place as the most gifted composer in the history of American politics"? Of course not. No one, not even that former-Bush-White-House-press-secretary blonde...
  • Deconstructing Obama

    03/08/2011 8:16:24 AM PST · by ebysan · 18 replies
    Front Page Magazine ^ | 03/07/2011 | Jamie Glazov
    Did the president write his own books? An investigative journalist brings his troubling findings to the table.... Cashill: Entirely by accident. About six weeks after reading Dreams, I ordered a copy of Ayers’s 2001 memoir Fugitive Days and started reading. The stylistic parallels were stunning. At this point, I had my first Eureka moment http://frontpagemag.com/2011/03/07/deconstructing-obama/
  • Jack Cashill's Deconstructing Obama

    02/25/2011 8:20:41 AM PST · by Hotlanta Mike · 12 replies
    American Thinker ^ | February 25, 2011 | Jack Kerwick
    "Sometimes the truth just isn't good enough." At the climax of Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight, this is the justification that The Batman offers audiences for deceiving the public into believing that it was he who authored the villainy for which, in truth, Gotham City's beloved District Attorney was responsible. Harvey Dent had come to represent "hope" for the future. Believing that its residents needed this hope, even after Dent had reduced it to an illusion, Batman concealed the latter's fall from grace.
  • In the Details

    02/17/2011 8:28:31 AM PST · by lakeprincess · 7 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | Feb. 17, 2011 | Jennifer Harper
    Now on bookshelves: “Deconstructing Obama: The Life, Loves and Letters of America’s First Postmodern President” by Jack Cashill, published by Simon & Shuster. The new book uncovers “major discrepancies in the accepted narrative” of President Obama‘s life, particularly his earliest years. Mr. Cashill says the news media is indifferent to such information. He’s also convinced that former University of Illinois professor Bill Ayers — who co-founded the radical Weather Underground in 1969 — helped craft “Dreams From My Father,” the president’s much-acclaimed memoir.
  • Obama's Prayer Breakfast Knuckleball

    02/07/2011 2:34:41 AM PST · by Scanian · 112 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | February 07, 2011 | Jack Cashill
    At the National Prayer Breakfast on February 3, President Obama threw a knuckleball down the middle, and the media whiffed. Most simply took Obama at his word that as a young man in Chicago, he "came to know Jesus Christ for myself and embrace him as my lord and savior" and that as president, he asks "the Lord" every day to make him "an instrument of his will." In a moment, I will address the sheer gamesmanship of this theological flutter to the center, but first, a word on the most revealing part of the sermonette. This revelation was missed...
  • If you think you know Obama ...

    01/30/2011 9:26:26 PM PST · by cruise_missile · 34 replies
    World Net Daily ^ | January 30, 2011 | WND Exclusive
    WASHINGTON – Did Barack Obama write his own books, and is the story they tell true? Those two questions are the focus of a new book by WND columnist Jack Cashill, and the definitive and persuasive answer to both is a resounding "no way." In "Deconstructing Obama," veteran author and filmmaker Cashill builds on his voluminous columnist work on the subject of who wrote Obama's books – especially his autobiographical "Dreams of My Father." "I've written two books," Obama told a crowd of teachers in July of 2008. "I actually wrote them myself." The teachers exploded in laughter. They got...
  • Respectable Conservatives Still Don't Get Obama

    11/22/2010 5:55:27 AM PST · by libstripper · 29 replies
    Ameican Thinker ^ | November 22, 2010 | Jack Cashill
    If United States Senator Al Franken -- it hurts to say that -- ever had a redeeming moment, it was in the role of Stuart Smalley, a character he created for "Saturday Night Live." In the most memorable of Smalley's "Daily Affirmations," the lisping, wildly insecure psycho-babbler hosts Michael Jordan. After explaining to his audience that Jordan is "a basketball player for a professional basketball team," Smalley says to him, "You should be very proud of yourself." "Well, thank you, Stuart," says Jordan, "I am." Stunned by Jordan's self-assurance, Smalley blunders on: "I can imagine that the night before a...
  • Sneak Preview: The Hijacking of the 2010 Election

    09/27/2010 9:17:01 AM PDT · by Jack Black · 65 replies
    The American Thinker ^ | Sept. 27, 2010 | Jack Cashill
    Through a combination of massive, Somali-driven voter fraud, stunning Election Board incompetence, and the willful blindness of the Kansas City Star, machine Democrat J.J. Rizzo managed to beat conservative Democrat Will Royster by one vote in a Missouri State House primary on August 3. There is no Republican running in this heavily Democratic, multi-ethnic Kansas City district. The Democratic nominee will face only a seriously outgunned Libertarian in the November election, and truth be told, Royster may be to the right of the Libertarian. What the Democratic machine and the Star, which endorsed Rizzo, did not count on was for...
  • Another Look at Obama's Origins

    08/08/2010 11:49:07 PM PDT · by TheThinker · 47 replies
    American Thinker ^ | February 7, 2010 | Jack Cashill
    The murky circumstances of Obama's birth invite attempts to make the known facts fit together. This article was prompted by two e-mails. The first asked me why I had never weighed in on the birth certificate controversy surrounding President Barack Obama. I responded that although I was troubled by the lack of documentation regarding all phases of Obama's history -- I'd be content with his SAT scores -- I could not understand why any pregnant American woman would go anywhere near Kenya. The second e-mail was more interesting. It came from a Michigan entrepreneur named Don Wilkie, with whom I...
  • How Obama Got Into Harvard

    05/28/2010 5:04:22 AM PDT · by Sioux-san · 144 replies · 5,019+ views
    cashill.com ^ | 5/27/2010 | Jack Cashill
    Two years ago I inadvertently began my exploration of the authorship of Barack Obama’s 1995 memoir, Dreams From My Father, with an inquiry into how Obama got into Harvard Law School in 1988. In the summer of 2008, I was tipped to a story that the media were scrupulously ignoring. It involved the venerable African American entrepreneur and politico, Percy Sutton. A Manhattan borough president for 12 years and a credible candidate for mayor of New York City in 1977, Sutton had appeared in late March 2008 on a local New York City show called " Inside City Hall." When...
  • Jack Cashill Endorses Patricia Lightner

    04/24/2010 11:52:07 AM PDT · by PatriciaLightner · 12 replies · 281+ views
    Patricia Lightner for Congress ^ | April 24, 2010 | News Release
    Kansas City, Mo. – Former State Rep. Patricia Lightner, Republican candidate for Congress in the 3rd District of Kansas, has received the endorsement of conservative author and producer Jack Cashill, who is also the Executive Editor of Ingram’s Magazine, Kansas City’s premier business magazine. In endorsing Lightner, Cashill cited her commitment to principle -- specifically, her belief in limited constitutional government as close to home as possible. “Patricia’s commitment to conservative principles attracted me to her campaign very early on. From the day she entered the race, she was talking about limited government, economic freedom, individual liberty, and a culture...
  • Barack Obama's Missing Girlfriends

    04/17/2010 11:20:03 PM PDT · by Nachum · 351 replies · 9,268+ views
    american thinker ^ | 4/18/10 | Jack Cashill
    The blogosphere abhors a vacuum. So when the mainstream media (MSM) leave holes in a given narrative -- in this case, the biography of the president -- bloggers individually, incrementally, and indefatigably strive to fill in the blanks -- sometimes successfully, sometimes less so. In his comprehensive, 600-plus-page biography of Barack Obama titled The Bridge, New Yorker editor David Remnick lays down the baseline of what the mainstream media know about the president -- or at least what they want us to know.
  • New Obama Bio Strengthens Case for Dreams Fraud

    04/12/2010 3:27:13 AM PDT · by Scanian · 17 replies · 935+ views
    The American Thinker ^ | April 12, 2010 | Jack Cashill
    It surprised me to learn that David Remnick had dedicated three pages of his comprehensive new Obama biography, The Bridge, to my thesis that Bill Ayers helped Barack Obama write Obama's 1995 memoir, Dreams From My Father. It will surprise Remnick even more to learn that he has unwittingly reinforced a thesis that he set out to discredit. I stumbled on the reference to yours truly rather by accident. I was searching the index to see what Remnick had to say about Bill Ayers and found the first mention on page 253 in this intriguing context, "The true author of...
  • How Quickly Spread the Tea Party Smear (Cashill eviscerates the MSM)

    04/01/2010 7:14:17 PM PDT · by pissant · 18 replies · 1,110+ views
    American Thinker ^ | 4/1/10 | Jack Cashill
    To make the racial smear of the Tea Party protestors at the Capitol clear to anyone with eyes to see, I have assembled this four-minute video. (go to link below) In composing it, I checked with my source on the scene, Greg Farrell, to get a timeline on the passage of the Black Caucus members from the Cannon Building to the Capitol and back. According to Farrell, they left the Cannon Building about 2:30 PM on March 20th and returned about 3:15 PM. He had no reason to exaggerate. I asked because at 4:51 that same day, McClatchy reporter William...
  • A Closer Look at the Capitol Steps Conspiracy (N-Word March a Set up from the Beginning!!)

    03/29/2010 10:39:00 PM PDT · by smoothsailing · 104 replies · 3,537+ views
    American Thinker ^ | March 30, 2010 | Jack Cashill
    Return to the Article March 30, 2010A Closer Look at the Capitol Steps ConspiracyBy Jack Cashill William Douglas, an African-American reporter for the liberal McClatchy Newspapers, seems to have broken the story at 4:51 PM on Saturday, March 20, just hours after the alleged incident took place. Douglas did so with the seriously inflammatory headline, "Tea party protesters scream 'nigger' at black congressman." At 7:21 PM that same evening, Douglas upped the ante with a headline that moved from inflammatory to incendiary: "Tea party protesters call Georgia's John Lewis 'nigger.'" As Douglas reminds his audience in the lead of...
  • Frank Marshall Davis's "Young Man" (Cashill reveals more Obama fraud)

    03/05/2010 5:42:54 PM PST · by pissant · 38 replies · 2,126+ views
    Cashill.com ^ | 3/4/10 | Jack Cashill
    In 1981, the 19 year-old Barack Obama published two poems in the spring 1981 edition of Occidental College's literary magazine, Feast. One is a silly adolescent ode to "apes that eat figs" called “Underground.” The second is an obviously superior poem called “Pop.” Critic Warwick Collins rightly describes it as "by far the more powerful and complex" of the two, and his is the consensus opinion. Several mainstream reviewers have chosen to see in "Pop" the seeds of the literary genius that would flower in Obama's 1995 memoir, Dreams From My Father. A closer inspection, however, shows an early sign...
  • Jack Cashill: Decrypting Obama's 'Pop'

    02/27/2010 11:20:42 PM PST · by neverdem · 78 replies · 2,044+ views
    American Thinker ^ | February 28, 2010 | Jack Cashill
    In 1988, the Center for Labor Education and Research (CLEAR) at the University of Hawaii-West Oahu produced a documentary about the life of Frank Marshall Davis. Best known today as the mentor of the young Barack Obama, Davis had died the year before on the island where he had lived for the previous forty years.  To understand the way the progressive media work, consider this: The documentary makes not one single mention of Davis's undeniable communist affiliations, his pornographic writings, or -- to be sure -- his flirtation with pedophilia. It was as if a producer had made a documentary...
  • Just Who Is Obama's "Pop?"

    02/26/2010 8:07:29 PM PST · by pissant · 52 replies · 2,108+ views
    Cashill.com ^ | 2/18/10 | Jack Cashill
    As a 19 year-old, Barack Obama had two of his poems published in the spring 1981 edition of Occidental College’s literary magazine, Feast. One was a silly poem called “Underground” about “ apes/ that eat figs” in underwater grottoes. A friendly critic has described it as a “vivid if obscurely symbolic description of a tribe of submarine primates.” Although arguably the best poem about submarine primates ever written, Obama’s literary acolytes have largely--and charitably--chosen not to notice. It is the second poem, “Pop,” that has attracted respectable press. Poet and novelist Warwick Collins has called it “by far the more...
  • Another Look at Obama's Origins

    02/06/2010 10:45:49 PM PST · by smoothsailing · 402 replies · 6,830+ views
    American Thinker ^ | 2-7-2010 | Jack Cashill - Commentary
    Return to the Article February 07, 2010Another Look at Obama's OriginsBy Jack Cashill The murky circumstances of Obama's birth invite attempts to make the known facts fit together. This article was prompted by two emails.  The first asked me why I had never weighed in on the birth certificate controversy surrounding President Barack Obama.  I responded that although I was troubled by the lack of documentation regarding all phases of Obama's history -- I'd be content with his SAT scores -- I could not understand why any pregnant American woman would go anywhere near Kenya. The second email was...
  • Jack Cashill: How The Media Have Mangled The Pro-Life Story

    01/10/2010 9:11:19 AM PST · by neverdem · 7 replies · 479+ views
    American Thinker ^ | January 10, 2010 | Jack Cashill
    This past year, I found myself chief chronicler of the two of the year's most important stories involving the pro-life movement.  One was the inspiring saga of the 2009 March For Life, the largest in its 36-year history. The second was the dispiriting saga of the recently murdered late-term abortionist Dr. George Tiller.  What the two stories have in common is that each was consciously and completely mistold by the major media. The media did this for one particular reason: They want their audiences to envision the face of the pro-life movement not as young, diverse, passionate, and idealistic, but...
  • Jack Cashill: The Left's Blind Eye to the Obvious

    12/28/2009 11:14:47 PM PST · by neverdem · 65 replies · 2,325+ views
    American Thinker ^ | December 29, 2009 | Jack Cashill
    The approach of the new year might be an appropriate time to summarize what I have learned in researching the several books and articles that I have written this decade. That I came to own -- or even break -- many of the stories involved, although satisfying to me, should appall any ordinary citizen. These stories were too big for a responsible media to miss.  They became mine as a result of what I call the "ABETTO Syndrome."  For at least the last generation, the left in general, and the media in particular, have been turning A Blind Eye To...
  • Obama Comes To The Mainland

    10/24/2009 10:22:59 PM PDT · by bogusname · 9 replies · 1,025+ views
    American Thinker ^ | October 25, 2009 | Jack Cashill
    For more than a year I have been making the case that Bill Ayers played a major role in the authorship of Barack Obama's acclaimed 1995 memoir, Dreams From My Father. And for more than a year the hundreds of literary and political critics in the major media have refused to even glance at what is arguably the most consequential literary fraud of our time. Astonishingly, not one of the myriad reviewers of Christopher Andersen's bestseller Barack and Michelle even commented on the six pages he dedicates to confirming my thesis. If analyzing the several Ayers and Obama books in...
  • Ayers Dreams of Obama

    10/07/2009 6:01:41 AM PDT · by Jack Bull · 33 replies · 2,083+ views
    The Corner. The National Review Online ^ | 10/07/09 | Jonah Goldberg
    I am not sure what to make of the story that Ayers has now admitted to writing Obama's autobiography. If it pans out, that is to my mind a very big story. Stay tuned. But I do think I should revise my earlier poo-pooing of Jack Cashill's effort to prove the Ayers-Obama connection. A while back, a close friend of mine (and a pretty famous person in NR land) harrangued me about how I didn't give Cashill's argument enough attention or consideration and that it makes a pretty persuasive case. This friend then walked me through it for a while...
  • Andersen Book Blows Ayers' Cover on 'Dreams' [OH MY GOD - CASHILL PWNS OBAMA & AYERS!!!]

    09/23/2009 7:06:54 PM PDT · by Special Agent Anthony DiNozzo · 251 replies · 10,361+ views
    The American Thinker ^ | Thursday, September 23, 2009, 7:30 PM | Jack Cashill
    In his new book, "Barack and Michelle: Portrait of an American Marriage," Best-selling celebrity journalist, Christopher Andersen, has blown a huge hole in the Obama genius myth without intending to do so. Relying on inside sources, quite possibly Michelle Obama herself, Andersen describes how Dreams came to be published -- just as I had envisioned it in my articles on the authorship of Dreams.  With the deadline pressing, Michelle recommended that Barack seek advice from "his friend and Hyde Park neighbor Bill Ayers." To flesh out his family history, Obama had taped interviews with various family members. Andersen writes, "These...
  • Jack Cashill: "The United States of Newark"

    09/10/2009 6:55:59 AM PDT · by Fudd Fan · 3 replies · 501+ views
    Jack Cashill in WorldNetDaily ^ | September 10, 2009 | Jack Cashill
    On a glorious Labor Day afternoon, I had the chance to speak with about 5,000 of New Jersey’s best and liveliest citizens at the historic Morristown Green. Morristown served as the military headquarters of the American Revolution 230 years ago and, from the looks of things on Monday, seems ready for the challenge once more. Being in New Jersey, I spoke about coming of age in a socialist society. I refer here specifically to the People’s Republic of Newark in which I was born and raised. What I noticed, even as a kid, is that socialism did not necessarily come...
  • Who Wrote "Audacity of Hope"?

    07/12/2009 10:48:19 AM PDT · by Jack Bull · 38 replies · 1,742+ views
    The American Thinker ^ | July 12, 2009 | Jack Cashill
    In previous articles on the subject of President Obama's writing skills, I have focused on his 1995 memoir, Dreams From My Father, not his 2006 book, Audacity of Hope for one reason: Dreams, according to esteemed British author Jonathan Raban and others, captures Obama's "authentic voice." On the strength of Dreams, Raban called Obama "the best writer to occupy the White House since Lincoln." Raban is in good company. "I was astonished by his ability to write, to think, to reflect, to learn and turn a good phrase," said Nobel prize-winning novelist Toni Morrison of Dreams. "I was very impressed....
  • Breakthrough on the Authorship of Obama's 'Dreams' !!!!!

    06/27/2009 10:34:36 PM PDT · by pissant · 515 replies · 19,970+ views
    American Thinker ^ | 6/28/09 | Jack Cashill
    Within days of my going public last September with the speculation that terrorist emeritus Bill Ayers helped Barack Obama write his acclaimed memoir, Dreams From My Father, I learned that I was not alone in that intuition. Since then, I have received helpful contributions from serious people in at least five countries and any number of states and have integrated many of their observations into my ongoing narrative, summarized here. If you are unfamiliar with this research, please read this before going forward. About a week ago, however, I heard from a new contributor. I will refer to him as...
  • The Conscience of Kansas radio program- interview Cashill,Wang, Woods, Crowder

    06/12/2009 7:01:29 AM PDT · by ibbetsonusa · 204+ views
    The Conscience of Kansas radio program ^ | 06-10-09 | Paul A. Ibbetson
    In this epsiode of the Conscience of Kansas, I interview World Net Daily writer Jack Cashill on the George Tiller shooting. Next, I interview blogger Yen Wang from Conservative Talk.Net. I also apeak to NY Times bestselling author Thomas E. Woods on his new book "Meltdown". Lastly, we re-air the interview with youtube sensation Steven Crowder. It's a full show and we invite you to listen and comment!
  • Jack Cashill: Reopen the TWA Flight 800 Case

    06/07/2009 12:31:42 AM PDT · by neverdem · 160 replies · 4,288+ views
    American Thinker ^ | June 07, 2009 | Jack Cashill
    Nearly thirteen years after the destruction of TWA Flight 800 off the coast of Long Island, I had begun to think that the case was a dead issue, but then two unexpected and unrelated events caused me to think otherwise. The first was a phone call from one of the three most important eyewitnesses to the case.  The second, two weeks later, was the still-mysterious crash of Air France Flight 447 off the coast of Brazil.  This eyewitness put a further dent in the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) claim that a fuel tank explosion brought down TWA Flight 800. ...