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February 09, 2008

Not With A Bang But An Email…How The ‘rEVOLution’ Ends

Friends, I post today not to praise but to bury Ron Paul’s presidential campaign. Sure, it’s not officially ending but close enough.

In an emailed message to supporters, Paul says, "Let me tell you my thoughts with Romney gone, the chances of a brokered convention are nearly zero." From Paul this is about as close as we can get to an admission there is no possible way he can get the nomination.

The fact there won't be a brokered convention, "does not affect my determination to fight on, in every caucus and primary remaining, and at the convention for our ideas, with just as many delegates as I can get," he declares.

…He's just going to do it with even fewer resources than he already has. "With so many primaries and caucuses now over," writes Paul, "We do not now need so big a national campaign staff, and so I am making it leaner and tighter."

But fear not Paulbots, the good doctor is going to fight the good fight from his congressional seat. Presuming of course he survives a primary challenge.

"I have constituents in my home district that I must serve. I cannot and will not let them down. And I have another battle I must face here as well. If I were to lose the primary for my congressional seat, all our opponents would react with glee, and pretend it was a rejection of our ideas. I cannot and will not let that happen," he says.

And by good fight I mean the fight for pork for his district. You know, the kind he’s always railing about in his presidential campaign.

Watch out all of you WoW and other online gamers...there are going to be a lot of pissed of players looking to take out their frustrations.


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