Ron Paul effectively ended his campaign for president today in a statement to reporters — but his most zealous supporters aren’t ready to give up. Paulites are taking to message boards all over the Internet to express their intent to soldier on.
From Ron Paul Forums, where the general mood is one of disbelief (“I’m hoping it is a dirty trick”):
Over at The Daily Paul, a campaign is being mounted against Matt Drudge:
And some serious soul-searching is going on:
On the Ron Paul Reddit, confusion:
- Former U.S. President George W. Bush delivered a speech honoring New Orleans' teachers during a visit marking the anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. ›
- Police confirmed 71 people, likely refugees who fled Syria, were found dead in a truck abandoned in Austria. The suspected drivers have been arrested. ›
- Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency due to the "severe threat" posed to his state by Tropical Storm Erika. ›