Before Barack Obama uttered the first word of his speech on nationalizing health care to the joint session of Congress, the New York Times had already done its part to discredit the congressman who would deliver the rebuttal.

Rep. Charles Boustany, R-La., had been ambushed several weeks ago by an agit prop specialist from the Huffington Puffington Post, along with about a dozen other Republicans. The question posed: Do you believe Barack Obama is constitutionally eligible to serve as president?

Boustany gave a thoughtful and accurate answer: “I think there are questions, we’ll have to see.”

On that basis, of course, knowing the nature of the Huffington Puffington Post, Boustany was labeled a “birther.”

Read More: By Joseph Farah, WorldNetDaily

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