Obama tells ‘birther’ joke, asks young boy if he has birth certificate

During a surprise visit to Gators Dockside bar in Orlando, Fla., President Obama was introduced to a boy who was born in Hawaii. "You have a birth certificate?” the president asked the child. 

Meghashyam Mali
The Hill

President Obama poked fun at conspiracy theories which question whether he was born in the United States during a campaign stop in Orlando, Fla. on Saturday.

The president made a stop at a local sports bar, Gator Dockside, where he made the rounds, speaking to patrons, according to a White House pool report.

At one table, Obama was told by an adult that a young boy at the table was “born in Hawaii.”

“You were born in Hawaii? You have a birth certificate?” the president asked, as the table broke into laughter.

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