As far as that goes Hoover, it's not Ron Paul that people are getting excited about, though he's the focus point of the movement right now. It's the return to principles that people are getting excited about - something that the establishment leadership sold piece by piece to the Democrats for a net loss.
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"You and I are told we must choose between a left or right, but I suggest there is no such thing as a left or right. There is only an up or down. Up to man's age-old dream – the maximum of individual freedom consistent with order – or down to the ant heap of totalitarianism." -Ronald Reagan