This familial connection to Islam, among other things, is a basis of claims that Obama secretly practices Islam. According to the Los Angeles Times , false rumors saying that Obama was secretly a Muslim started during his campaign for the United States Senate in and had expanded through viral e-mails by The Times compared these rumors to earlier false rumors about presidential candidate John McCain fathering a dark-skinned child out of wedlock. Senator in while placing his hand on a Qur'an rather than a Bible. This claim is false, as Obama was sworn into office using a Bible that he owned. The claim may have been inspired by a photo-op re-enactment of the swearing-in of U.
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Background[ edit ] Barack Obama was " allegedly " born in Hawaii, where he spent his childhood. His mother married Lolo Soetoro, so he also spent some time in Indonesia from to mid He also got a huge boost from the fact that white people like to make the President black in science fiction as an indication of how far-flung it is as a sign of uninterrupted Whig lineage. Lots of Americans were looking for a change in after losing all the gains of the 90's, so they voted for the President of the Future. Prior to his election as President in , Obama had previously served as a community organizer, Senator for Illinois , and a member of the Illinois State Senate. Obama was introduced to the world during the Democratic National Convention, when he gave a keynote speech which aspired to bi- partisan solutions, oh the irony.
Social media users continue to be fooled by a fake news story touting a book allegedly written by a Secret Service agent claiming President Barack Obama is both Muslim and gay, but the entire claim should be cataloged under fiction. This one certainly qualifies. A year former Secret Service agent explains why Obama and the First Lady are ruining this country. The article says that Horner confirmed the lascivious details of the book to an NBC senior political analyst named Tom Downey.