'In the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.'
- Abraham Lincoln -

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

So Obama's Cherokee Too?

Who would have thought, not that long ago, that the 2012 election would be so much about race?

In truth, I think we all did.

You think Obama's a lousy President?  You're a racist.

As the campaign was certainly to devolve.

But really.  What's with all these Democrats claiming Cherokee heritage all of a sudden?

The latest:
Like Warren, Obama Claims Cherokee Heritage - But Offers No Proof
. By Michael Patrick Leahy, Big Government

President Barack Obama and Massachusetts Democratic Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren have more in common than just their liberal political ideology, Harvard Law pedigree, and Democratic Party affiliation. Both claim Cherokee ancestry, and neither can prove it.

Ms. Warren's claims are current and well known, but President Obama's claims were made back in 1995, when his memoir, Dreams from My Father, was published. On pages 12 and 13 of the 2004 paperback edition, the President unequivocally asserts his Cherokee ancestry ... [link]
I don't know. Does Obama look like an Indian? I suppose as much as his partner Elizabeth Warren does.

But really?

At the risk of being labeled a racist - for the 84,343rd time - What is with these people?