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'Rand Paul, Rock Star: Libertarians Run the Show at CPAC'

Cool column. Money quotes:

"the libertarian and social conservative wings of the party are eyeing each other warily, with the traditionalists reacting as if they are surrounded"

"Ideological ornithologists Sens. John McCain and Lindsey Graham would be disappointed to find a rather large population of “wacko birds” in the CPAC hall and the once-ascendant neoconservative movement barely represented"


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"And it's not a trick to keep fools politically active"


While you are at the Daily Beast

Demand they boot David Frum from their staff. He's not even from the U.S.

With the massive unemployment in the US, can't they find an American journalist?

Get neo-con scumbag David Frum booted from the Daily Beast...
Phone the Beast toll free at 1-800-631-1040 and ask them to kick Frum and hire an American writer instead! You can also email them at editorial@thedailybeast.com or post on Frum articles.

Scummy Frum aside

Pathetic protectionists are pathetic.

It's not about protectionism

It's about breaking the neo-con control of the Republican party.

95% of the neo-cons have never been elected to any office. Who are they to think they can speak for us?

The media serves the public, not the other way around.

Boot 'em out.

"Crush the Dumb!"

We're winning, slowly but surely.


"Alas! I believe in the virtue of birds. And it only takes a feather for me to die laughing."

Im Impressed!

I really thought that libertarian attendance at CPAC would noticeably wane after the 2012 campaign and Dr. Paul's non-attendance. But the rEVOLution does continue to evolve

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