Sitting under a tent in a New Orleans, President Barack Obama spoke with Brian Williams of NBC Nightly News this afternoon during the commemorative 5th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.
When asked if polls reflected his inability to communicate with voters, taking a deep breath Obama replied, “I can’t spend all of my time with my birth certificate plastered on my forehead.”
We are happy to report the birth certificate and plaster removal operation was a complete success.
"Birtherism is Obama's only winning issue" (8/9/10)
Fanya Kaplan, an assassin, shoots and seriously injures Bolshevik leader Vladimir Lenin; this, along with the assassination of Bolshevik senior official Moisei Uritsky days earlier, prompts the decree for Red Terror (1918)
Hotline between U.S. and Soviet leaders goes into operation (1963)
Tatarstan declares independence from the RSFSR (1990)
b: Huey Long (1893), Molly Ivins (1944), d: Konstantin Rodzaevsky (1946), Guy Burgess (1963)
Community Organizing for the New Progressive Era