Ron Paul blowing up his bridges

He's retiring, so it's not like he has to reach out and play the nice guy with Romney and the GOP establishment. But this is just beyond the pale and shows why Ron Paul -- and anyone who agrees with him -- should be kept at arms length by the GOP and frozen out of any positions of responsibility. At a speech today in the Sun Dome at the University of South Florida ahead of the Republican convention, the Libertarian former Republican presidential candidate said if he had been in charge 9/11 wouldn't have occurred. "Somebody - rather nationally -- said the other day on the Internet 'if those Paul people had been in charge Osama Bin Laden would still be alive.' But you know what I think the answer is? So would the 3000 people killed on 9/11 still be alive!" That's total nonsense. Ron Paul is too ignorant to have been commander in chief as 95% of the party believed all along. It's no different than liberals saying that if Al Gore had been president, 9/11 wouldn't have happened....(Read Full Post)