Monthly Archives: March 2012

An Open Letter to Helen Tansey, Director of Article II Super PAC, on the Views of Rep. John Bingham and the Meaning of “Natural Born Citizen”

“Who are natural-born citizens but those born within the Republic? Those born within the Republic, whether black or white, are citizens by birth — natural born citizens.” — US Representative John Bingham, Congressional Debates, 1862 For Helen Tansey: I was … Continue reading

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The Bottom Line Regarding Barack Obama’s Eligibility to Be President, the Meaning of “Natural Born Citizen,” and the Birther Movement

Or, an Entire Year’s Understanding of Obama Eligibility Claims Condensed Into One Single Article For anyone who is interested in the conclusions of someone who has examined the claims regarding Barack Obama’s eligibility and the Birther Movement in great detail, … Continue reading

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Stanley Ann Dunham Obama’s Day Month Off (Or, the TRUE Story* of How Barack Obama Was Born in Kenya)

Oh… yeah!! Stanley Ann was soooo excited! At 18, she was going on her very first trip, all alone, as an adult. And it wasn’t just to the big island of Hawaii. It was to East Africa! Her parents had … Continue reading

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Arizona Court Declares Lawyers Mario Apuzzo and Leo Donofrio Totally Cracked on What Makes a Natural Born Citizen

Okay, this is in the “Well… I told you so” category. Recently, I have (briefly, at least) debated the meaning of “natural born citizen” with New Jersey birther attorney Mario Apuzzo. Mr. Apuzzo is one of the “leading lights” of … Continue reading

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On the Release of Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s Report Stating that Barack Obama’s Birth Certificate is a “Forgery”

Yesterday, Sheriff Joe Arpaio (“America’s Toughest Sheriff”) held a press conference in which he announced to the world his “preliminary conclusion” that President Barack Obama’s birth certificate is a “forgery.” Working under the assumption that Arpaio had competent investigators at … Continue reading

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