Obama on Oprah Explains Thinking Behind Birth Certificate Release

In a sit-down chat with Oprah Winfrey, President Obama explained the thinking behind why he got dispensation to release his long-form birth certificate, usually not allowed to be released by the State of Hawaii, yesterday.

Drawing laughs, he said he knew he was born in Hawaii because "I was there. I remembered." 

Read more at The Telegraph and Gawker.

AlterNet / By Sarah Seltzer

Posted at April 28, 2011, 3:02am

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