I thought failed presidential candidate Sen. John McCain was going to have to face a serious challenge this time. Sadly, his opponent in the primary, former congressman J.D. Hayworth, who has ample issues to run on, chooses to go on Hardball and make a freeper *ss out of himself. What’s amazing is that Chris Matthews gives him an out to say he’s not “as far right as the birthers.” Zoinks!

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“Well, gosh, we all had to bring our birth certificates to show we were who we said we were, and we were the age we said we were, to play football in youth sports…Shouldn’t we know exactly that anyone who wants to run for public office is a natural born citizen of the United States, and is who they say they are? I’m just saying the president should come forward with the information, that’s all. Why must we depend on the governor of Hawaii?”