The low-level debate keeps raging on as to whether President Obama was really born in Hawaii, or in Kenya, where the “birther” movement” of wacky cultists swear he actually derived.
Well, it’s not exactly raging on–it’s actually sputtering out, with me giving it one last gasp of semi-credibility by even dissecting this conspiracy theory for medium-scale consumption.
The real shocker about all this is that it’s liberals who’ve been fueling the story, for fascinating reasons discussed in the linked article.
But whoever’s fanning the flames, shouldn’t we all be obsessing on way more important things–like why Suri Cruise‘s birth certificate remains a mystery?
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on August 6, 2009