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In New Biography, Obama Asks: Am I An American?

Forward to Totalitarianism Wrote: May 16, 2012 10:55 AM
What a timid wishy-washy column. Obama came to study in the US as a foreign student from Indonesia. In college he did not have a "girlfriend", he had a boyfriend. Obama had to fabricate a birth certificate to prove he was born in the US. His NJ counsel, Miss Hill, recently admitted in court it is a forgery. Obama appealed to Kenyan parliament to cover up his birth in Nairobi, Kenya. He uses a fraudulent social security number issued to a man born in Connecticut in 1890. His selective service form is a forgery. Obama an American? Sure. Mr. York, are you stupid or willfully ignorant?

Ever since the 2008 campaign, many voters, and some journalists, too, have felt they know Barack Obama's life story. In fact, the story they know is the one Obama told them.

Obama's first memoir, "Dreams From My Father," published in 1995, has become the semiofficial record of his life. But it is not the complete record of his life. It's partially fictionalized, with composite characters who Obama has always acknowledged were created to make the story read better. It focuses on a few themes Obama wanted to present to the public about himself. And, as with any memoir, it is told completely...