“Oh, come on! Everybody who knows me knows that I am not a racist! It was a joke! I have friends who are black!"
- So protested Marilyn Davenport, a Southern California Teabagger, and member of the central committee of the Orange County Republican Party, when it was revealed that she'd circulated the image above in an email purporting to explain why President Obama has yet to produce a birth certificate... even though he has, again and again, and there's absolutely NO MYSTERY surrounding the location of his birth. You know, with all the incredibly vile and dangerous conspiracies unfolding behind the scenes of American and global government these days, why is it that American right-wingers feel the need to make up such incredibly stupid, bogus and totally irrelevant ones?