He was funded by the Saudis. Watch the video of Percy Sutton in a BET interview in 2008. Percy Sutton wrote a letter of recommendation for Obama after a request from Khalid al Mansour--a lawyer and former Black Panther currently living in San Antonio. He is also the attorney for a Saudi Prince and for OPEC. The Saudis donated $$ to Harvard and greased the wheels. They were probably also funding his pricey private school in Hawaii. Obama was groomed from long ago--he is The Manchurian Candidate.