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Robert Welch

Paul Greenberg: Barack Hussein Obama

No, it's not the full moon, that's an election rising on the horizon. Lock your doors. As the witching hour approaches, the paranoids start coming out of the woods on the lookout for easy prey, so we can all be afraid, be terribly afraid, together. In uncertain times -- but I repeat myself, for when have the times ever been certain? -- a new crop of true believers is waiting to be cultivated by the kind of demagogues who always have the simplest explanation for any and all of the uncertainties out there: It's a conspiracy! Election time is when conspiracy theorists come into their own, and the more exotic their theory, the more they flourish. 'Tis the season when just...