James Kirchick, the author of the original 2008 Ron Paul expose that the rest of the media is picking apart like a chicken dinner, passes on a find that he never got to use. From the archives -- he's not certain of the date -- here's an ad for the Ron Paul Survival Kit.
The whole ad, offering some more products from the defunct Ron Paul & Co., is below.
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