Reaction to Ron Paul shows some Americans are exceptionally stupidSubmitted by TKRooster on Sun, 09/18/2011 - 11:38
"Among my least favorite clichés is that one about “speaking truth to power.” It’s easy to speak truth to powerful people. There aren’t many of them and they don’t care what you say.
"What really takes nerve is to speak truth to knuckleheads. There are tens of millions of them. And they get to vote.
"That is the charm of Ron Paul. I think I can say, without fear of contradiction, that no politician in recent history has irritated so many knuckleheads in so few words..." (Mulshine, http://blog.nj.com/njv_paul_mulshine/2011/09/reaction_to_ron...).