President Obama released his original birth certificate Wednesday, saying the controversy surrounding the issue had become a "sideshow." Obama's birth certificate. “We do not have time for this kind of silliness. We’ve got better stuff to do," said Obama. The surprise release follows recent and sustained remarks by businessman Donald Trump, among others, that raised doubts as to whether the president was born in the United States/CNN. More here.
- Idaho's Labrador to birthers: 'Get over it'/Dan Popkey, Statesman
- Dustin Hurst: "I hope the crazy birthers ask for birth certificates of all presidents going forward. "
Question: Are we quite finished with this silly issue?