Why Do So Many Americans Think Obama Is a Muslim?

New polls say 20 percent of Americans erroneously believe President Obama—who is a Christian and has given speeches touching on his faith on multiple occasions—is a Muslim. Sixty percent of those who believe he's a Muslim say they learned it "from the media." This raises questions such as "wait, what?" and "which media?" and, not to mention, "seriously?"

Why do so many Americans think Obama is a Muslim?

The Washington Post

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