Friday, July 31, 2015


News Dump: AOL Mass Media Outlet Features 
Birther Report; Huge Spike In Birther Related Articles


It's been a busy month for anti-birther writers across the Interwebs. So much so I couldn't keep up with it all.

We begin with mass media powerhouse AOL Inc.;

Headline and excerpt via AOL.:

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The latest comment on the AOL comment thread about sums it up.

The following articles were published this month around the Interwebs and reference birthers in one way or the other;

1: http://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2015/07/24/why-obama-probably-won-spend-family-time-with-his-half-brother-kenya/XCltC1uPrV0MjiYxE518KN/story.html

2: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2015/jul/8/obama-on-kenya-visit-to-confront-terrorism-surge-g

3: http://thefederalist.com/2015/07/23/donald-trump-and-the-medias-birther-myth

4: http://www.nationaljournal.com/magazine/american-enough-20150724

5: http://www.bulletinleader.com/trump-picks-former-palin-aide-to-be-national-political-director/9975

6: http://mediamatters.org/blog/2015/07/16/from-their-lies-to-his-ears-the-right-wing-medi/204449

7: http://bluenationreview.com/joe-arpaio-doesnt-like-it-when-you-question-his-obama-conspiracy-theories

8: http://spectator.org/articles/63421/donald-trump-gop%E2%80%99s-dark-lord-voldemort

9: http://www.mysanantonio.com/opinion/commentary/article/GOP-primary-doesn-t-have-to-be-about-Trump-6382490.php

10: http://www.azcentral.com/story/opinion/op-ed/steve-benson/2015/07/14/donald-trump-republican/30127591

11: http://themoderatevoice.com/206754/could-donald-trump-be-the-herman-cain-of-the-2016-presidential-campaign

12: http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2015/07/16/ted-cruz-says-donald-trumps-comments-not-offensive

13: http://www.salon.com/2015/07/16/donald_trump_hate_tweets_penn_jillette_at_3_a_m_heres_the_petty_backstory

14: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/page/ct-bernie-sanders-donald-trump-hillary-clinton-jeb-bush-perspec-0715-jm-20150714-column.html

15: http://europe.newsweek.com/us-ready-female-president-poll-suggests-330374

16: http://www.themorningsun.com/opinion/20150716/baerren-planned-parenthood-outrage-smells-a-lot-like-mob-justice

17: http://www.examiner.com/article/donald-trump-retweets-racist-tweet-about-obama-and-white-house

18: http://www.heraldnet.com/article/20150715/OPINION04/150719499

19: http://www.salon.com/2015/07/26/what_does_that_mean_birthers_confused_by_obamas_masterful_trolling_of_them_in_kenya

20: http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/jul/25/barack-obama-message-hope-kenya-africa-speech

21: http://www.usnews.com/news/blogs/ken-walshs-washington/2015/07/27/obama-jabs-birthers-in-kenya-visit

22: http://jacksonville.com/reason/fact-check/2015-07-31/story/fact-check-did-hillary-clinton-start-birther-movement

23: http://www.politico.com/story/2015/07/donald-trump-birther-obama-119945.html

24: http://www.southcoasttoday.com/article/20150720/NEWS/150729969

25: http://www.bayoubuzz.com/politics/us-politics/item/942770-wingnut-birthers-prove-hillary-clintons-even-more-secret-gay-muslim-than-obama

26: http://www.htrnews.com/story/opinion/2015/07/16/geigel-letter/30241897

27: http://amsterdamnews.com/news/2015/jul/30/karibu-president-obama

28: http://thearabdailynews.com/2015/07/30/huckabee-the-holocaust-and-competing-with-trump

29: http://www.usnews.com/news/the-report/articles/2015/07/28/obamas-legacy-on-africa-lacks-compared-to-bush

30: http://www.frostillustrated.com/2015/trumping-the-donald-on-immigration

31: http://www.ledgergazette.com/obama-begins-ethiopia-african-union-visit/23351

32: http://www.smdailyjournal.com/articles/opinions/2015-07-28/letter-why-republican/1776425147440.html

33: http://www.commercialappeal.com/opinion/national-and-world-commentary/colbert-king-israels-relations-with-africanamericans-falter-over-iran-deal_40651453

34: http://www.stripes.com/opinion/a-low-point-for-the-jewish-black-alliance-1.359794

35: http://www.freep.com/story/opinion/contributors/2015/07/20/donald-trump-polls-pitts/30413419

36: http://dailycaller.com/2015/07/13/should-jeb-bush-skip-debates-that-include-donald-trump

37: http://www.circlevilleherald.com/comment/editorials/conservatism-the-freedom-to-deny-freedom-to-others/article_249f2bff-71ab-5fc2-9dae-044c3875f6a1.html

38: http://deadline.com/2015/07/jim-webb-president-candidate-screenwriter-rules-of-engagement-1201467568

39: http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/ap-news-in-brief-at-758-pm-edt/2015/07/24/0fc57998-3269-11e5-a879-213078d03dd3_story.html

40: https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2015/07/21/what-they-saying-donald-trump-cuba-relations/DwP0ISVfLNu5TxMGPuBh7J/story.html

41: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/bal-donald-trump-is-not-the-gops-biggest-problem-20150713-story.html

42: http://www.marinij.com/general-news/20150720/leonard-pitts-jr-donald-trump-is-number-one

43: http://www.nationalreview.com/article/420851/trump-gop-president-mexicans

44: http://www.smh.com.au/world/us-election/trump-2016-campaign-is-ugly-but-for-republican-party-it-could-also-be-fatal-20150712-giaebe.html

45: http://www.latimes.com/opinion/topoftheticket/la-na-tt-trump-republican-problem-20150710-story.html

46: http://www.today.com/video/obama-in-africa-im-proud-to-be-first-kenyan-american-president-491408451700

47: http://www.delaware1059.com/blog/post.php?postid=4365&src=N

48: http://www.rawstory.com/2014/07/rifle-toting-birthers-at-jfk-murder-site-rebuke-foreigners-and-sexually-charged-women

49: http://allafrica.com/stories/201507311431.html

50: http://www.haaretz.com/life/books/.premium-1.664617

51: http://www.newswithviews.com/Devvy/kidd685.htm

52: http://allafrica.com/stories/201507241378.html

53: http://www.nationmultimedia.com/opinion/A-knight-on-a-limping-horse-30265120.html

54: http://www.commercialappeal.com/opinion/national-and-world-commentary/jonah-goldberg-trump-is-a-bad-deal-for-the-gop_52404307

55: http://www.nationaljournal.com/magazine/poll-should-republicans-continue-to-pursue-repeal-of-obamacare-20150710

56: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/07/02/hillary-clinton-birther_n_7715666.html

57: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3174868/They-think-m-look-birth-certificate-Obama-cracks-birther-joke-visit-father-s-homeland-met-fits-laughter-Kenyan-crowd.html

58: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/07/watch-birther-joe-arpaio-get-flummoxed-by-cnns-simple-questions-im-not-stupid-enough-to-talk-to-you

59: http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2015/07/31/black-lives-matter-conference-teaches-alinsky-tactics

60: http://www.businessinsider.com/obama-trip-to-africa-kenya-ethiopia-2015-7

61: http://onpoint.wbur.org/2015/07/31/iran-deal-cincinatti-boston-2024-cecil

62: http://www.pratttribune.com/article/20150720/NEWS/150729958

63: http://www.rawstory.com/2015/07/birther-lawyerdentist-orly-taitz-has-latest-round-of-lawsuits-against-obama-smacked-down-by-texas-judge

64: http://theweek.com/speedreads/568882/jon-stewart-covers-obamas-africa-trip-birther-trump-jokes-sharp-elbow

65: http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/president-obama-cracks-birther-joke-visit-kenya/story?id=32686190

66: http://www.salon.com/2015/07/30/a_marriage_made_in_wingnut_heaven_donald_trump_makes_an_even_harder_play_for_the_sarah_palin_vote

67: http://baystatebanner.com/news/2015/jul/30/gop-ideology-cruelty-political-weapon

68: http://www.govexec.com/oversight/2015/07/play-day-obamas-adventures-africa/118681

69: http://www.salon.com/2015/07/26/what_does_that_mean_birthers_confused_by_obamas_masterful_trolling_of_them_in_kenya

70: http://www.mainlinemedianews.com/articles/2015/07/31/main_line_times/opinion/doc55b8da004f3b6413392947.txt

71: http://www.theguardian.com/film/2015/jul/31/gore-vidal-william-buckley-documentary

72: http://thelibertarianrepublic.com/katie-couric-gets-pissed-when-ted-cruz-remind-her-of-this-inconvenient-truth

73: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jim-wallis/donald-trump-narcissist-i_b_7770156.html

74: http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/obamas-africa-tour-cost-6-million-joins-clinton-as-most-traveled/article/2569106

75: http://www.newser.com/article/f9f82edeb08d46fc924aeabdd910e1a0/the-latest-obama-to-birthers-kenya-trip-is-not-to-hunt-down-his-birth-certificate.html

76: http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/jul/29/donald-trump-monster-gop-polls

77: http://www.salon.com/2015/07/09/donald_trumps_long_overdue_flameout_why_did_it_take_so_long

78: http://www.theguardian.com/film/2015/jul/30/james-woods-sues-twitter-user-abe-list-after-called-cocaine-addict

79: http://www.nwherald.com/2015/07/27/obama-calls-gop-criticism-of-iran-deal-ridiculous-sad/a7uq7ut

80: http://www.salon.com/2015/07/14/stop_laughing_at_donald_trump_hes_making_the_immigration_debate_more_vile_racist_and_extreme

81: http://thrasherbacker.com/obamas-solid-words-are-too-late-kenyan-president/018128

82: http://www.dallasweekly.com/opinion/article_71caad7e-36e3-11e5-91a9-f3d80b82e875.html

83: http://mediamatters.org/research/2015/07/20/fox-news-didnt-disclose-pro-trump-guest-roger-s/204486

84: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/07/17/the-63-real-humans-who-donated-250-or-more-to-donald-trump.html

85: http://newsitem.com/opinion/editorials/sound-off/sound-off-sunday-july-26-2015-1.1917806

86: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/commentary/ct-bobby-jindal-unpopular-birther-creationism-20150713-story.html

87: http://www.salon.com/2015/07/14/fox_news_summer_of_discontent_donald_trump_the_confederate_flag_and_the_rights_brewing_electoral_nightmare_partner

88: http://www.telegram.com/article/20150723/BLOGS/307239684

89: http://www.courant.com/opinion/editorials/hc-ed-donald-trump-toxic-atmosphere-20150723-story.html

90: http://www.aim.org/on-target-blog/obama-says-hes-the-first-kenyan-american-president-on-trip-in-kenya

91: http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2015/07/01/the-lefts-crazy-hate-filled-reaction-to-my-supreme-court-petition

92: http://www.vocativ.com/news/210274/tickets-for-trumps-immigration-speech-are-now-going-for-50-on-craigslist

93: http://lasvegassun.com/blogs/kats-report/2015/jul/16/donald-trumps-twitter-onslaught-penn-jillette-says

94: http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/2015/07/10/15-Facts-You-Didn-t-Know-About-Donald-Trump

95: http://www.crescent-news.com/opinion/2015/07/26/martin-schram-trump-s-campaign-crowds-are-america-s-new-reality

96: http://hotair.com/archives/2015/07/10/trump-i-dont-know-if-obama-was-born-in-the-u-s-but-im-off-that-subject-now

97: http://www.odwyerpr.com/story/public/5013/2015-07-22/image-turnaround-tips-for-trump.html

98: http://www.journalreview.com/opinion/article_26317c86-3255-11e5-9d70-f7b2162c1eee.html

99: http://www.bloombergview.com/articles/2015-07-13/scott-walker-and-the-tea-party-test

100: http://www.washingtonpost.com/posttv/politics/in-kenya-obama-makes-joke-about-birth-certificate/2015/07/26/af1ba688-3323-11e5-a879-213078d03dd3_video.html

101: http://www.sde.co.ke/pulse/article/2000170597/i-am-not-in-kenya-to-look-for-a-birth-certificate-obama

102: http://www.nbcnews.com/politics/barack-obama/obama-makes-birth-certificate-joke-kenya-trip-n398381

103: http://theweek.com/articles/568774/why-republicans-are-obsessed-comparing-obama-hitler

104: http://www.usnews.com/news/the-report/articles/2015/07/31/the-new-obama-personal-and-emotional

105: http://www.examiner.com/article/sheriff-joe-arpaio-obama-s-birth-certificate-a-fraudulent-fake-document

106: http://www.westernjournalism.com/sheriff-joe-just-used-these-2-bold-words-to-describe-obamas-birth-certificate

107: http://www.cosmopolitan.com/entertainment/celebs/news/a43020/donald-trump-most-offensive-comments

108: https://sports.vice.com/en_us/article/david-roths-weak-in-review-contemporary-trends-in-baseball-human-resources

109: https://www.rawstory.com/2015/07/ted-cruz-denies-his-dad-is-a-birther-while-admitting-his-father-said-obama-should-go-back-to-kenya

110: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/right-wing-round-73115

111: http://www.cnn.com/2015/07/30/politics/sarah-palin-donald-trump-love-affair

112: http://www.observerchronicle.com/politics/obama-makes-birth-certificate-laugh-in-kenya/17451

113: http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/248777-obama-jokes-about-trump-on-daily-show

114: http://www.poncacitynews.com/Page2015-07-31T15-27-54

115: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/07/31/us/politics/angry-bent-of-party-let-trump-rise.html?_r=0

116: http://www.politico.com/story/2015/07/donald-trump-2016-sarah-palin-cabinet-post-120747.html

117: http://kuow.org/post/donald-trump-still-has-questions-about-president-obamas-birthplace

118: http://www.westernjournalism.com/donald-trumps-greatest-hits

119: http://www.poncacitynews.com/Page2015-07-31T15-27-54

120: http://newpittsburghcourieronline.com/2015/07/27/news-roundup-50-cent-to-pay-additional-2-million-to-sex-tape-victim-president-obama-jokes-about-birth-certificate-in-kenya

121: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/bob-burnett/black-lives-do-matter_b_7903178.html

122: http://www.tvguide.com/news/donald-trump-presidential-campaign-timeline

123: http://www.kwch.com/news/politics-elections/obama-cracks-birther-joke-in-kenya/34356756

124: http://fusion.net/story/174729/heres-how-this-lion-killing-dentist-thing-is-going-to-play-out

125: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/joan-e-dowlin/how-do-you-solve-a-proble_1_b_7873844.html

126: http://www.sonorannews.com/archives/2015/150715/guested-quinn.html

127: http://www.politico.eu/article/obama-talks-trump-ethiopia-2016-presidential-huckabee-mccain

128: http://www.dailyinterlake.com/opinion-treaty-with-iran-will-spell-disaster-for-the-middle/article_b58d9dde-2db8-11e5-aecf-ab321a991f33.html

129: http://mtstandard.com/news/world/africa/the-latest-obama-jokes-kenya-trip-is-family-reunion/article_8e29bb9e-9225-5a43-8210-ba2060173563.html

130: http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2015/07/22/rick-perry-channels-president-obama-in-denunciation-of-trump

131: http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2000171195/obama-validated-the-things-kenyans-say-to-a-deaf-opposition-government

132: http://www.salon.com/2015/07/24/obamas_jon_stewart_problem_what_the_daily_show_and_colbert_should_have_taught_him_about_fox_news

133: http://www.eurasiareview.com/28072015-obamas-triumphant-return-to-kenya-as-president-analysis

134: http://www.salon.com/2015/07/22/conspiracy_theorists_have_hijacked_the_gop_what_happens_when_trump_cruz_carson_start_following_alex_jones_lead

135: http://codyjudy.blogspot.com/2015/07/fox-news-debates-lowering-expectations.html

136: http://www.sacbee.com/news/article28490806.html

137: http://canadafreepress.com/article/74055