This image, via Tom Woods, says something about how little respect Ron Paul is getting. He out-fundraised every GOP candidate save Romney; he's not pictured, but Newt Gingrich is.
One way of looking at this article may be: Uh, what isn't grinding to a halt?
More than you want to know about the mechanics of #AskObama. (There were 169,395 tweets with that hashtag.)
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Happy Constitution Day!
Too bad it’s almost certainly unconstitutional.