Recently there has been another outburst of silliness from the 'birther' crowd, some of whom suspect, others of whom insist, that Barack Obama was not born in Hawaii and is not eligible to be President of the United States. What is behind this?
What happens when a drug den is operating in your neighbourhood? The rumour mill may be going strong but where are the police? The police aren't often hanging out on the street so they may be completely unaware of the problem.