Why Have You Forsaken Us, Rand Paul? By David Weigel | Posted Tuesday, June 12, 2012, at 11:14 AM Tweet MYSLATE Save this story. Follow all Blog articles. Follow the Weigel blog. Follow stories by David Weigel. MySlate is a new tool that lets you track your favorite parts of Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. On Facebook, where many libertarian voters chuck things into my feed, the anger over Rand Paul's (savvy and realistic) Romney endorsement has been meme'd.