The following videos introduce you to the first chapter of Dr. Ronald J. Polland's book, "Fraud in the USA: The end of the birth certificate controversy", which he has been writing over the last two years. Who is Dr. Polland? This Google scholar link explains.
In this video, Dr. Polland illustrates how Politifact used something philosophers call the Liar's Paradox to take the attention away from Obama's natural-born status, direct attention instead towards a false rumor in order to discredit anyone who questions Obama's eligibility status. As Polland says in the video, the public has been "punked" by Politifact. If you want to better understand the Liar's Paradox, click here and here for further details.