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Dubious personal qualities?

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Submitted by Arthur (United States), Jan 25, 2009 at 18:32

What does Pipes mean when he says that Obama is a "person of dubious personal qualities". What is he talking about?

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Well, just to start with, the theme I have pursued - his having lied about his childhood religion. Then there are all the questions swirling about his career, too many for me to document here.

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