“I was being ironic on stage. Yes, I know Obama is not a Muslim, though I know that plenty of people in this country think he is. And what if he were? The point I was making is that a good man is a good man, no matter who he prays to. I don’t care what religion Obama is, nor should anyone else in America.”
Pop star Madonna on comments she made on stage during a concert in Washington, D.C. As she endorsed President Obama, she referred to him as a “black Muslim in the White House.”
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Singer Madonna performs at Yankee Stadium as part of her MDNA world tour in New York Sept. 6, 2012