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Dobbs: Is Obama Illegal Alien?

CNN and radio host Lou Dobbs is taking the “birthers” mainstream, with his own signature, xenophobic touch: Dobbs wondered aloud on his radio show whether President Obama might be “undocumented”—a word Dobbs typically reserves for the illegal immigrants he rails against nightly. “I’m starting to think we have a document issue,” Dobbs said. “You suppose he’s un—no, I won’t even use the word undocumented, it wouldn’t be right.” Dobbs agreed with a caller that Obama’s presidency could be “illegal.”