... I disagree with Leon's assumption that these Paul supporters are all or mostly cryptoliberals. Plenty of libertarian-leaning Republicans exist in the party, along with the former Buchananites and isolationists of the GOP. Instead of cutting these people off, it might be better for Redstate to keep engaging them. After all, Paul will not be in the race all that much longer, and we need those voters to stay in the GOP when Paul disappears. There are worse impulses than libertarianism.Seems like there's a big fact question here. Are they "cryptoliberals" — and therefore trolls — or not?
October 24, 2007
"You can participate in the other threads and be your zany libertarian self all you want, but you cannot pimp Ron Paul."
Redstate cracks down on Ron Paul supporters. Captain Ed doesn't like it: