Reader: Barack Obama isn't Kenyan, he's British -- and definitely not American-born

If President Barack Obama thought he'd squelch the birther movement once and for all by releasing his birth certificate, he was wrong.

Readers continue to post items like this one, which acknowledges that Obama isn't Kenyan, but argues that he's not American, either.

Dixt writes:

Not Correct! To become a U.S. President, one has to be a "natural born citizen" -- which means the "status" AT BIRTH is what counts (therefore, "natural BORN citizen"). America "accepted" Englands 1948 Act on citizenship---which applied to Obama AT HIS BIRTH, because of his Father being a "citizen of the Crown" -- in 1963 kenya won their independence from England, so Obama and his Father then became "Kenyan citizens." People on the left have been saying that since Pres. Obama DID NOT "renew" his Kenyan citizenship, then he was NOW a U.S. citizen. THIS IS FALSE! It's WHAT YOUR STATUS WAS "AT BIRTH"! Pres. Obama was a "British citizen AT BIRTH"!

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bsteadman1
bsteadman1

Barack Hussein Obama II was born August 4, 1961 at the Coast Province General Hospital in Mombasa, Kenya and not in Hawaii as he claims.  This may explain why he has only allowed Hawaii to release of a highly-questionable, computer-generated, ‘abstract’ of his birth certificate.  A high resolution copy of Obama’s Kenyan birth certificate is available for free download at WasObamaBornInKenya.com

The fascinating story of how Lucas Daniel Smith obtained a certified copy of Obama's birth certificate directly from the birth hospital on February 19, 2009 is included as part of his 'July 4, 2010 Letter to Congress', which is also available for free download at the same website.

The Hawaiian Certificate of Live Birth,  released May 27, 2011 by Mr. Obama on the official White House website  has been shown by computer experts to have been computer-assembled in ‘layers’ in a radically manipulative manner and contains many identified anomalies.  … The document is certified only to the very low standard of “abstract’ (whatever that encompasses) rather than the far more rigorous standard of ‘copy’ which would be the expected level of quality. … Tim Adams, senior election official during the 2008 presidential campaign, has sworn an affidavit stating that no birth certificate for Obama existed in Hawaii at that time. … Doug Vogt, an expert in document imaging technology, recently filed a 22 page, detailed criminal complaint to the FBI regarding Obama’s fraudulent, Hawaiian long-form Certificate of Live Birth.

Dr. Conspiracy
Dr. Conspiracy

It sounds flippant, but the fact of the matter is that it's the "experts" who are fake. The birth certificate is fine. Vogt's 22-page analysis is about as reliable as the prediction on his web site of the date when the Sun is going nova to start the next ice age. He may sell scanners for a living, but he is still a first-class crank. The Obama Conspiracy Theories web site has several articles pointing out Vogt's fundamental mistakes.

Oh, and you do know that Lucas Smith is a convicted forger?

Chilidawg
Chilidawg

All ABOARD!!!!!

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(guitar solo)

Crazy, but that's how it goes. . . .

mikem2
mikem2

So reader Dixt is a crazy person.  So noted.

Brb8878
Brb8878

I know I am not suppose to say anything if I can't say anything nice but I just have to say it....dipshytes

Gerry
Gerry

Obama is from AntarticaHe was born in the same islands the penguins love so dearlythats why they have happy feet cause obama likes to dancelike he dancing on these fools head who call him all crazy and different namesLMAO

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