Birthers have long predicted that Barack Obama would pull some stunt to remain in office following his elected term as president. Some have claimed he was planning a mock invasion of the US over the Mexican border through tunnels connecting abandoned Walmart stores. ISIS camps were just over the border. Some thought he would unleash Ebola to create the crisis.
The “sell by” date on those conspiracy theories is rapidly approaching, and the expired and unwanted product will be thrown into the dumpster of history.
Last night, President Obama gave what was billed as his “Farewell Address” in Chicago. The partisan crowd at one point started chanting “FOUR MORE YEARS.” The President responded:
I can’t do that
Of course he can’t. For all the birther name calling: traitor, usurper, hater of America, our President does believe in the Constitution and for better or worse, he will leave office at noon on January 20.
View the video and transcript at the New York Times.