During an interview with The Steve Malzberg Show, Huckabee said the president, "having grown up in Kenya," would have a different - more hostile - perspective on the British:
I would love to know more. What I know is troubling enough. And one thing that I do know is his having grown up in Kenya, his view of the Brits, for example, [is] very different than the average American.He repeated the claim, saying:
...if you think about it, his perspective as growing up in Kenya with a Kenyan father and grandfather, their view of the Mau Mau Revolution in Kenya is very different than ours because he probably grew up hearing that the British were a bunch of imperialists who persecuted his grandfather.
The Associated Press reports that a Huckabee adviser did not have an immediate explanation for Huckabee's comments
Wednesday, March 2, 2011
Mike Huckabee goes full-bore Birther--and we're off!
Mike Huckabee is really not running. No, he's not. He says he's not. But if he were, he's saying his opponent was raised in Kenya, and sees things very differently as a result. Which isn't actually even true. But he's just sayin':