We're at seven hours and counting already, with the Kentucky Senator betraying no signs of slowing down. His has utterly dominated Twitter all afternoon. An irritated, hapless Harry Reid stopped by to try to put an end to the soliloquy over an hour ago, but Paul objected, so on it goes. In case you were curious, the longest filibuster in history was conducted by Sen. Strom Thurmond of South Carolina. He spoke for 24 hours and 18 minutes straight against a civil rights bill, which eventually passed the Senate with unanimous Republican support (Democrats were split). As Kevin...
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MJ, if he Rand did, please post some proof of that. I am not a mind reader, so I don't know if da Ø is a mooslem or not, and I really do not care. What I DO care about is the Constitution on the U.S., and our politicians, all of them, adhering to that.
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