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.