Jonathan Alter

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/ Jan 25, 2012

Debunking five myths about Barack Obama

The president is a socialist. This myth began with a 2008 campaign stop in Ohio, when then-Sen. Barack Obama was caught on tape telling Joe Wurzelbacher ("Joe the Plumber") that we needed to "spread the wealth around." His Republican opponent John McCain said that "sounded ...