I was responding to your post thinking you were criticizing O'Reilly for defending mistakes made by all newscasters in the heat of breaking news.
Just not used to you giving O'Reilly any credit whatsoever. My mistake.
Bill O'Reilly: Separating Fact From Myth Regarding President Obama
We get a ton of internet propaganda here. Nearly every day, some hysterical dispatch shows up on my desk saying the world will end on Friday or Moluccan terrorists have just infiltrated through Brownsville, Texas, and are heading for your house.
But no one is more popular on the net propaganda circuit than President Obama. So in the interest of no spin, it is my pleasure to set the record straight.
Mr. Obama is a controversial guy. All presidents are. But he does deserve to be treated honestly, does he not? So here we go.
Item: No birth certificate has been made public.
True. But the state of Hawaii has, once again, said Mr. Obama's birth certificate is on file. A certificate of live birth has been released. A "Factor" investigation also showed Mr. Obama was born in a Honolulu hospital and we stand by our reporting.
Item: Barack Obama received foreign student aid while in college.
False. Somebody just made that up
Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/on-air/oreilly/transcr...
so there ya go. Bill is the man.