Barack Obama was in New York last week, in between fundraisers, talking about how ridiculous it is for states to have voter identification laws that require driver's licenses, passports or birth certificates.
He said state voting laws that require identification are designed to "restrict the vote." That's right. They're meant to restrict the vote to those eligible to vote.
It's good for banks.
It's good for travel inside and outside the U.S.
It's good when the federal government asks you to produce it for any number of reasons.
But it's just plan ridiculous to require voters to produce it.
Obama apparently thinks everyone should be allowed to vote – citizen or not.
Of course, he also believes everyone should be allowed to enter the U.S. without regard to the immigration laws of the land. So, at least he is consistent.
To underline how absurd the idea is that only those with identification should be allowed to vote, Obama brought up his own birth certificate.
That's right. I didn't bring it up. Donald Trump didn't bring it up. Jerome Corsi didn't bring it up. Obama did.
"Just to be clear, I know where my birth certificate is," Obama said, a little bit self-consciously, perhaps aware that anyone watching the recording outside of the friendly venue of the National Action Network conference might be thinking about it.
"You remember that? That was crazy," said Obama. "I hadn't thought about that in a while."
Haven't thought about it in a while?
Do you believe that?
I don't think he has stopped thinking about how he conned the American public into giving him the presidency without genuine, fraud-free documentation. He only produced something a few days after Corsi and WND Books released the No. 1 best-selling book in the nation, "Where's the Birth Certificate?" – with the intent of halting the sales of a book that proves beyond a reasonable doubt Obama is as phony as his birth certificate.
Watch the video for yourself. Obama's laughs went on self-consciously long.
"Ha, ha. I think it's still up on a website somewhere," he said. "Ha, ha, ha, ha."
Then he took a long pause.
"You remember that? That was crazy," he said. "That was some crazy stuff. Ha, ha, ha.
"I hadn't thought about that in a while," he said, shaking his head. "Ha, ha, ha. Ha, ha."
Har har hardy ha har.
Are you laughing about this?
Were you part of the media establishment chorus that laughed off the eligibility question?
This is where that laughter leads.
Are you still laughing?
Now that he has hoodwinked the American people into allowing him to be president for five years without proper identification, the story is that he wants anyone to VOTE without it, too!
Now that foreigners can enter the U.S. and stay as long as they want without proper identification, they ought to be able to vote in American elections as well.
That's what he is saying.
If you don't believe me, watch the video.
When he promised, if elected, to bring fundamental change to America, this is evidently what he meant. U.S. citizenship doesn't mean anything – except for the privilege of paying taxes and subjecting yourself to all manner of government intrusiveness and regulations. It means the Constitution is null and void. It means 238 years of independence and liberty is gone. It means whatever the gilded princes of Washington say goes. It means the rule of law and the will of the people are no longer in fashion. It means if the Internal Revenue Service comes after you because of your political ideas, so be it. It means there is no longer a free press.
I'm glad he brought up his birth certificate again. Maybe it's time for Americans to give that phony document the examination it should have received when he released it.
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