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Time Magazine: Ron Paul "The Prophet"

Twilight descends in new Hampshire as an old man climbs onto his soapbox. LIBERTY: TOO BIG TO FAIL reads a banner hanging in the jam-packed tent. He is hardly a commanding figure, but a thousand people chant his name and lean in to listen, ready to follow, as Ron Paul delivers his genre-bending stump speech. There are no focus-grouped slogans, no empty calories: Paul's talk is more like a high-fiber graduate seminar on economic theory, forgotten history and the nooks and crannies of the U.S. Constitution. "The Federal Reserve system and all their members have been counterfeiters for a long time,"...

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Yeah. . . picked up that

Yeah. . . picked up that subtle spin as well. I think it's an overal positive piece, but there are a few questionable parts, like the typical "he can't win" bs, and the allegation that Ron Paul supporters are fans of "Guy Fawkes" (I had never even heard of him), the "he'll be the oldest president in history" is a bit silly since we've had people in the senate and judiciary well into their 90s who were able to do their jobs just fine.

What he said was:

(referring to the media ignoring him) "How did Libertarian Ron Paul become the 13th floor of a hotel?"

When would this issue be on newstands?

I didn't catch that. If they run with RP on the cover I'll buy it.

Well they certainly throw in

Well they certainly throw in the typical "long shot", and "radical" b.s. in there, but calling him a prohpet is huge and shows he's winning the day. Go Ron Go!

Commerce with all nations, alliance with none, should be our motto. - T. Jefferson rЭVO˩ution

"Everyone wants to live at the expense of the state. They forget that the state wants to live at the expense of everyone.” - BASTIAT

Calling him a prohpet is a subtle attack.

Time's readers will chuckle at the title and article.

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It's a great article I think.



"Fairy tales are more than true; not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten."
— G.K. Chesterton

Great quote

An appropriate quote from Chesterson.

Regardless of what happens in the next year, I think the good doctors message will resonate. Others are beginning to step forward. The wicked are on the run.


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I hope the rumor is true! That is one issue I would be sure to buy!!!!

Ron on the cover........

Cracks in the Washington Monument. See ya NWO!

The Revolution...........continues!