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Rand Paul's drone furor: Poor paraphrasing

It seems so much furor has been created by Rand Paul's recent statements, and upon further inspection, it seems to be little more than poorly paraphrasing a previous example laid out during his filibuster.

The statement that caused all this goes as follows...

"If someone comes out of a liquor store with a weapon and fifty dollars in cash. I don't care if a drone kills him or a policeman kills him."

If we look to his filibuster, the same situation is outlined as follows....

"If some guy's robbing a liquor store two blocks from here and the policemen come up and he comes out brandishing a gun, he or she can be shot. They once again don't get Miranda Rights, they don't get a trial, they don't get anything. If you come out brandishing a weapon and people are threatened by it, you can be shot."

Recent interview:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=EmOGe...

Filibuster clip:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1V8ky9tL1aE&feature=youtu.be

Filibuster transcript:
http://articles.latimes.com/2013/mar/07/news/la-pn-transcrip...



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