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Obama, Rubio Birthers Should Read the Law

Neil99 Wrote: May 29, 2012 8:52 PM
You gotta love the tinfoil wearing Republicans who are working to keep the birther issue alive. This just convinces the very few true independents who will actually decide this election that the GOP is so far out in right field that they aren't capable of running a lemonade stand. Keep up the good work!!!

Birtherism -- the belief that Barack Obama was born in Kenya, not in the United States -- pretty much died last year when the White House released a copy of the president's long-form birth certificate showing he was born in Honolulu on Aug. 4, 1961. After that, the number of Americans who doubted Obama's place of birth dropped dramatically.

But not to zero. In recent days, there has been a mini-resurgence of birther talk, from Arizona, where the secretary of state questioned Obama's eligibility to be on the ballot, to Iowa, where some Republicans want to require presidential candidates to prove...