It was about three weeks ago that Jerome Corsi, author of “Where’s the Birth Certificate? The Case That Barack Obama Is Not Eligible to Be President,” called me with some disturbing news.

In response to the success of his book (No. 1 at Amazon in pre-release stage) and the elevation of the eligibility issue because of Donald Trump’s big megaphone, his sources in Hawaii were telling him that Barack Obama was about to release a fraudulent birth certificate.

Corsi urged that WND report the story. But because of the nature of the warnings, I didn’t think it would be meaningful. What good would it do to report that unnamed sources investigating Obama’s eligibility expected him to do something he had resisted doing for two-and-a-half years? Details were thin. Who would pay attention?

In retrospect, it probably was not the right call.

But I was not surprised when the White House delivered the document that Hawaii officials had previously stated unequivocally was not available to anyone, even Barack Obama himself.

Since the release of what I consider to be, at best, an inauthenticatable image of a document, Corsi has returned to Hawaii for more on-the-ground, first-hand investigation – and the results are startling.

Far from putting the critical issue of constitutional eligibility behind him, Obama has opened a Pandora’s box of questions and controversies that no single document may ever be able to address definitively.

I am more certain today than ever before that this issue will haunt Obama through Election Day 2012 – if, indeed, he goes through with his plans to seek re-election.

The key question is no longer, “Where’s the birth certificate?” The key question today is, “Where’s the real birth certificate?” More broadly, how will we even recognize it when we see it? There are probably more alleged “birth certificates” floating around for Barack Obama than for anyone who has ever lived. And the one posted on the White House website, bearing the weight of the office of the presidency, is highly suspect indeed.

  • A thousand and one professional and amateur sleuths and document experts have examined what Obama has released and found it wanting.

  • A private detective who has been investigating Obama’s eligibility for years has claimed the White House release is actually one of three fraudulent versions of his birth certificate cooked up within the Hawaii health department.
  • It turns out that questions about Obama’s citizenship – not just his “natural born citizen” status, but his basic citizenship – have been investigated by the U.S. government since the time of his birth right up through the 2008 election cycle.
  • In Kenya, the government has launched its own investigations as to the possibility Obama was actually born there – and found documents missing during the time period of his birth.

If there is any legitimacy to Obama’s story about his nativity in Hawaii, he may have waited too long to persuade a very skeptical American public. And his unwillingness to release school records, college records, university records, travel records, information about his Social Security number and more have convinced at least half the public that he cannot be trusted to disclose information that runs contrary to his official life story.

It’s about to get much worse for Obama.

We are just days away from several more shoes dropping.

Those who believed the issue of eligibility had been settled once and for all are in for the shock of their life.

Barack Obama’s authenticity as president is moving back to center stage – and I’m not sure he can do anything about it at this point.

Pardon the pun, but he’s played his Trump card too late – and wholly unconvincingly.

I know it goes against all conventional wisdom today to say this, but we may be witnessing the final days of the Barack Obama regime.

Editor’s note: Jerome Corsi’s “Where’s the Birth Certificate? The Case That Barack Obama Is Not Eligible to Be President” is available today for immediate shipping, autographed by the author, exclusively by the WND Superstore.

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