Hooray! Rand Paul, libertarian wonderboy, has announced he is running for president, and the GOP establishment must want to commit suicide right about now:
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — SenatorRand Paulof Kentucky declared himself a candidate for the Republican nomination for president on Tuesday, aiming to upset the political order in Washington and disprove those in his own party who doubt that a fiercely libertarian conservative can be a serious contender.
“I am running for president to return our country to the principles of liberty and limited government,” Mr. Paul wrote in apost on his websiteon Tuesday.
Let’s be honest here: Just like Ted Cruz, Rand Paul is not running for president. Rand Paul is simply continuing his father’s legacy of scamming gullible libertarians into sending him their money. But, unlike Ron, Rand is a darling of the “liberal” media, and will…
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