And you thought birtherism
was just for hillbillies
! David Weigel heard Camille Paglia on NPR
yesterday, where the author of Sexual Personae
and UArts professor told a no doubt astonished latte-drinking audience that "there are legitimate questions about the documentation of Obama's birth certificate. I'm sorry, I've been following this closely from the start." Indeed she has; we noticed her railing
on the topic as far back as November ("simple questions about the certificate were never resolved to my satisfaction
"). Now that they've got a genuine intellectual on board, the birthers just need a popular entertainer to carry their message to the sheeple. Come on, Toby Keith, what are you waiting for?