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Friday, October 28, 2016
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Trump Plans Statement On Obama Birth After Refusing To Say President Was Born In States

“I’m going to have a big announcement on it today,” Trump said in an interview with Fox Business Network, a day after he refused in a newspaper interview to say whether he believed Obama was born in the United States.

September 16, 2016
Donald Trump and Rick Perry, 2013

5 Reasons It’s So Easy For Trump To Make Republicans Look Like Fools

Why is Trump so successful in drawing his opponents into battles they can’t win? He riffs on a Republican Party that is ripe for contemptible comedy, ridiculous rhetoric, and daring demagoguery.

September 14, 2015

5 Reasons America Needs Immigrants More Than It Needs Donald Trump

We can’t get rid of Donald Trump, who I assume is a citizen though I’ve never held his long-form birth certificate in my hand. But here are five reasons we’d be better off if we could.

July 13, 2015
Memo Pad, Donald Trump, Birther, Controversy

Donald Trump Not Just A Birther: Five Awful Things About The Don

Donald Trump has a checkered and memorable history.

May 30, 2012

Birchers, Not Birthers: Top Tea Party Organization Buddies Up With Old-School Conspiracy Theorists

Tea Party members like to argue that the movement is fiscally conservative but not socially conservative. They want to cut taxes, they say, but don’t care about gay marriage or affirmative action. But this is a tough argument to make when the Tea Party group long considered the least conservative turns out to be in […]

June 24, 2011