Barack Obama and Sarah Palin are related, according to research done by genealogists at Ancestry.com.
Odds are against them running into each other at a picnic, but Obama could technically be joined by Rush Limbaugh and George W. Bush, too. Yup, they’re one big, uh, happy family.
The site, which claims to be the world’s largest online family history resource and is featured on the NBC show “Who Do You Think You Are?”, says that Obama and Palin are 10th cousins through an ancestor named John Smith. The president is also 10th cousins (once removed) with Limbaugh through Richmond Terrell.
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