Tag Archives: Rand Paul

Watch: Bill Maher’s epic takedown of Ryan/Rand-style Libertarianism

… Rand Paul and Paul Ryan, “intellectually stuck in their teen years,” quoting from a poorly-written book “that’s never been read all the way through by anyone with a girlfriend…” Genius.

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‘Friends of Hamas’, Breitbart’s ghost, and what’s really wrong with the right

So … Chuck Hagel has no ties to a group called “Friends of Hamas.” Ahem …

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Inside the minds of Ron and Rand Paul

Texas Congressman Ron Paul and his son Rand believe in government employment — for themselves. But beyond that, they don’t believe the government they work for, and which will provide them a tidy pension when they retire, should do much … Continue reading

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Attention Tea Party Citizens: Rand Paul no longer supports a government shutdown

… oh and Dan Coats is a lobbyist, John Kasich is a TV personality and Pat Toomey wants to do away with Social Security and make it easier for companies to outsource your jobs. These and other myths will soon … Continue reading

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Previewing the GOP Hostage Crisis

TPMDC has a forward look on “America Held Hostage: The Debt Ceiling,” a series we’ll begin here at TRR upon the swearing in of the 112th Congress in January, or even before, if Republicans follow through on their threats to … Continue reading

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Rand Paul’s Kentucky head stomper charged with assault

Timothy Profitt could face up to 12 months in jail, and/or a $500 fine if he is convicted. He is scheduled to appear before a judge November 18. No word yet on whether he will ask the judge to apologize … Continue reading

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Ummm… Kentucky stomper wants an apology from his victim

Seriously…

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UPDATE: Rand Paul volunteer who stomped woman served with criminal summons, second tea partier sought

And wouldn’t you know, given that he’s a (clearly violent) tea partier, his name is Profitt?? Symbolism, you’re a naughty thing… UPDATE: from the San Francisco Chronicle: Lexington, Kentucky Police Public Information Officer Sherelle Roberts has confirmed that a criminal … Continue reading

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(Video) Thug Life 2: Rand Paul supporter stomps on head of MoveOn rep

First Joe Miller has his private police army dudes arrest a reporter, and now this:

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Awkward: Jeb Bush’s Rand Paul fundraiser on Disability Act anniversary

Jeb! is set to raise money for Kentucky Senate candidate (and Civil Rights Act opponent) Rand Paul today, which will provide ample irony for people with disabilities. Today happens to be the 20th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, … Continue reading

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