MSNBC really believed Orly Taitz could become a real GOP candidate. Why?

Pat McMahon Contributor
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Orly Taitz became a household name by using whatever spare time she had from her careers as a dentist, lawyer, and real estate agent to file frivolous lawsuits against Barack Obama, on account of his being from the Kenyan province of Indonesia. She decided to make a run for California Secretary of State as a GOP primary candidate, and lost yesterday by nearly 50%. If you were watching MSNBC last night, those numbers might shock you, because for a minute there, it seemed like everyone on MSNBC prime time saw Taitz as a viable threat.

All three of their primetime programs dedicated some time to Taitz’s campaign and the possible repercussions of the Republican Party.

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