Did you actually read the snopes findings? All but 2 statements are word for word from his books. Snopes does not interpret what Obama meant and does not deny they imply racism. Taken out of context or not still can be interpreted as being reacist by anyone who reads them. If he intended a different meaning he could have used different words to avoid any misunderstanding he is a Harvard grad, or so we are told, and should have realized the impact of his words.