Maybe that's how they started, I can't tell what their motives were back then.
But as of right now, their motives are perfectly clear. It's profit. Actions speak louder than words, and their actions betray this.
They claim to be "Ron Paul supporters", but yet they are trying to squeeze $250,000.00 out of him. And they originally wanted $800,000.00.
... For a domain name which cost them $10.