I’ll have CNN on in my office all day today. It will feel like torture. It will feel like a funeral. It will feel like watching a severely unqualified con man get rewarded for capitalizing on people’s fear, bigotry, gullibility, and ignorance of the issues. It will feel like confirmation that people in this country would rather hear comforting lies than seek the truth.
Despite admitting that President Obama is a natural-born American citizen, he still tried to pin the movement on Clinton, who throughout the 2008 campaign, called the birther movement racist and stupid.