Comment: Nobody in politics deserves beneft of the doubt

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Nobody in politics deserves beneft of the doubt

I've seen this play out umpteen times already and I know I'm not the only one. I'm done with giving any politician the benefit of the doubt. I never gave Paul Sr. the benefit of the doubt-- nope, had to check his (very consistent) voting record. Even then, I remained skeptical (what can I say? It's a habit).

This is *not* to say I dislike Rand, just that I'll never use the "well he's the best have" or "lesser of two evils" defenses when he does something I don't like or when I think he's wrong.

I was raised to believe that if you truly respect someone, you tell them the truth, even when it may hurt them. I still go by that mindset, whether it comes to Rand/his supporters, the DP, or just people in general.

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