Since his election in 2008, I’ve seen the most amazingly specious accusations against President Barack Obama fly. For a short time there, I bought into it, too. But after the simple act of looking to see who really said, or did what, I truly believe he may not be as terrible of a guy as I once had convinced myself.

Obama’s not at war with religion. He just had the sense to respectfully recognize those of faiths other than only Christianity. Just Friday he and his closest circle of trust joined together to host a White House Hanukah celebration, as reported on the White House blog, to acknowledge the contributions of American Jews through the years. Does this make him un-Christian? If I’m not mistaken, I distinctly remember repeatedly hearing “Jesus was a Jew,” throughout my own Baptist upbringing.

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