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April 25, 2011

Street Talk : April 25, 2011

Do you think President Obama was born in the U.S?



"No doubt he's one of our smartest presidents, so I'm sure he's from here."

_ Andrew Demidenko, Cooperstown, chef.



"I don't like him as a president, but the chance that the president of America wasn't born here is zero."

_ Nathan Kline, Cooperstown, retired.



"There might be a controversy with his Social Security number, but if he wasn't born here, you would have thought that someone would have come forward by now."

_ Calvin McKee, Cooperstown, retired.



"I wonder if the confusion is because people don't know Hawaii is part of America, but seriously, there's no chance he's not American."

_ Alana Gentry, Oneonta, retail.



"I voted for him, and even if he wasn't born here, he's grown up here, and his mom is from here."

_ Dan Leonard, Oneonta, construction.



"There might be a slight possibility, but it shouldn't be a huge issue, it's not like he has actually destroyed the country."

_ Jack Benton, Delhi, retired.

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