His step-father was Indonesian. He was also a socialist. His mother was a socialist or Progressive. He was there from 1967 to 1971. You may claim tht he was not influenced by Islam but he has said the call to prayer is one of the prettiest sounds.
Originally Posted by Das Sozialist
Mr. Obama recalled the opening lines of the Arabic call to prayer, reciting them with a first-rate accent. In a remark that seemed delightfully uncalculated (it’ll give Alabama voters heart attacks), Mr. Obama described the call to prayer as “one of the prettiest sounds on Earth at sunset.”
I am going to assume that you are an Obama supporter blind to the obvious.
I'm going to assume context clues weren't your strong point in English class. He said 'You didn't build that', meaning the roads and bridges, the internet, and infrastructure that was there before you (the businessman/women) came along.