Rahm Emanuel's sweet home: Chicago. (Carlos Javier Ortiz for The Washington Post)

• Three weeks after settling the whole birth-certificate fuss, the Obama 2012 campaign is hoping to profit from it — offering “Made in the USA” T-shirts and mugs emblazoned with an image of the president’s Hawaii long-form. “If the facts can’t make these ridiculous smears go away,” said deputy campaign manager Julianna Smoot, “we can at least have a little fun with it.”