Monday, November 3, 2008


The timing is a bit too convenient. First, Obama goes to Hawaii to visit his "dying grandmother." He spent, what, like about 15 minutes with her before coming back to the mainland? Now, on the eve of the Election, she dies. If you wrote a novel with a plot line like this you'd be laughed out of most publishing houses. So the question is begged: Did she die of natural causes, or was she murdered? HONOLULUBarack Obama's grandmother, whose personality and bearing shaped much of the life of the Democratic presidential contender, has died, Obama announced Monday, one day before the election. Madelyn Payne Dunham was 86. Obama announced the news from the campaign trail in Charlotte, N.C. The joint statement with his sister Maya Soetoro-Ng said Dunham died peacefully late Sunday night after a battle with cancer. Full Article... Or was a pillow held over her face?