In addition, Bachmann suggested slashing the federal budget by eliminating nine of the first 10 amendments to the Constitution. "I think you know which one I'd keep," she chuckled.
In a memo, House Speaker John Boehner explained, "From now on, we will say that he was born nearish America, and perhaps even as close as Cuba."
"Gasoline and matches don't start fires," said Fox host Glenn Beck. "People start fires." Mr. Beck went on to say that there was no link between "oxygen, hydrogen and water."
Also in this edition of the Borowitz Report: Birthers Challenge Hawaii to Produce Statehood Certificate.