Sean Hannity and Birtherism: Give to Idiocy No Sanction


Media Matters is disseminating audio from Sean Hannity’s December 8, radio show, in which he takes a challenge from a caller over his support for conservative website WorldNetDaily, which is also one of the Right’s most aggressive advocates of paranoia over President Barack Obama’s birth certificate.  As Kathy Shaidle has extensively covered, Media Matters likes [...]

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Big News: Trig Palin Actually Born in Kenya


Eric over at Classical Values had a great response to my recent discussion about Birtherism and it’s crackpot leftist cousin Trig Birtherism (the belief that Sarah Palin’s son Trig is actually her grandson instead of her son.) He also had an important discovery:

In fact, I’m going to scoop Andrew on something. It may shock readers [...]

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Is Sarah Palin a Birther? No, But the Left Wishes She Was


You know that this snippet from an interview which Sarah Palin gave to a talk radio host had to have sent tingles up the legs of every leftist polemicist (like those at Salon) who heard it:
HUMPHRIES: Would you make the birth certificate an issue if you ran?
PALIN: Um, I think the public, rightfully, is still [...]

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