It's not nice to shaft your kin

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Ex-president Obama has basically ignored his half-brother Malik. Malik just returned the favor - from The American Mirror:

Malik Obama shares photo of brother Barack’s Kenya ‘certificate of birth’
An Obama has joined the birther movement.

Malik Obama, Barack Obama’s half-brother, tweeted image of what appears to be Barack’s birth certificate.

Except it’s not from Hawaii, but rather Kenya.

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Obama's staff did release a scan of a Hawaiian Certificate of Live Birth but it immediately raised a few eyebrows in the graphic arts world. Bring the photo into Photoshop and you will find it is comprised of many separate layers. A scan would only have the one. Also, the people doing this could have collapsed the layers into one final layer but they did not - not familiar with Photoshop???

There are discrepancies in typeface, the curve of the lines at the left margin. A lot of things scream very bad forgery.

Malik's twitter account has the following caption for his photo:

20170309-mo-twitter.jpg

I love it!

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