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      How I Faked Obama's Kenyan Birth

      By Nimrod Kamer aka Peter Rehnquist

      October 31, 2012

      I am Nimrod Kamer, aka Peter Rehnquist, the creator of the "real" Obama Kenya Birth 2012 film. I just wanted to state, for the record, that I intentionally inserted very obvious clues into the video to ensure that it could easily be proven fraudulent: the incorrect Kenyan flag, claiming the film was shot on 8mm film when I really used a cheap iPad filter app, and casting a baby who was obviously too big (to fail) and had a few teeth. So now I am happy to present to you the behind-the-scenes making-of footage of the birthing-video hoax.

      In part 2, set to air tomorrow, we interview a 2012 presidential nominee who believed the footage to be authentic and we have a close encounter with Donald Trump's trusted advisor Michael Cohen.

      If you haven't seen the original video, check it out below:

      In many ways, I made my film in response to this video published by Donald Trump earlier this month:

      To get a glimpse of all the trolls and media outlets who published and talked about my video, go here.

      Obama Kenya Birth 2012 Film Credits:

      Produced by Lara Coco Zoabi
      Created by Nimrod Kamer and William Pine
      Art: Mary Katherine Youngblood 
      Obama's mom and outfits: Kristin Goodman 
      Baby: Nicholas Nicholson
      Doctor: Archie Green
      Location: Body Actualized Center, Bushwick, Brooklyn
      Art assistant: Kate Chen
      Nurse: Heather Harvey

      Follow Nimrod on Twitter: @nnimrodd

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      Topics: Obama, Fake Video, Birth Video, birthers, conspiracy, idiots, Wake the Fuck Up, romney, presidential election, 2012, politics, Politricks, haha, funny, Laughs, Larfs, Goofs, Poo on You, Gullible, Nimrod


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