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Two Years Ago, Trump Asked Hackers to Look Into Obama’s ‘Place of Birth’

People were shocked today by Donald Trump basically inviting Russia to search for Hillary Clinton‘s missing emails, but this isn’t the first time he’s done it.

Remember how Trump used to be a birther (or at least, someone who cynically exploited birtherism for his own political benefit)? Well, he tweeted this two years ago:

But sure, he was just joking today.

Trump also made this observation four years ago:

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