Pantsless Progressive

"My guess is that [birtherism] has little to do with actual thought, and everything to do with tribal identification—rejecting Obama as a citizen is another way of rejecting his legitimacy as president." - Jamelle Bouie
It doesn’t matter how many facts you throw at the majority of these people. Birthers will still fester underneath reality.
[Poll: Adam J. Berinsky, Professor of Political Science at MIT; 1,000 respondents]

"My guess is that [birtherism] has little to do with actual thought, and everything to do with tribal identification—rejecting Obama as a citizen is another way of rejecting his legitimacy as president." - Jamelle Bouie

It doesn’t matter how many facts you throw at the majority of these people. Birthers will still fester underneath reality.

[Poll: Adam J. Berinsky, Professor of Political Science at MIT; 1,000 respondents]

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    Poorly veiled racism is what the birther shit is about. Same with the Muslim accusations. They can’t get away with...
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    HOW THE FUCK do only 55% of people believe that our president was born in the US?? “Not sure” HOW ARE YOU NOT SURE WHAT...
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    People are idiots. Further proof.
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