Yes, folks this is an original Ron Paul campaign button that has spent the last 19 years gathering dust with other tchotchkes. No longer; not only am I posting it here, but Stephen Gordon represents over at the excellent Third Party Watch.

So, I think it’s safe to say that I’m not a fair weather friend of Ron Paul. I was for him, though nowhere near voting age at the time, back in the day when his candidacy was truly “quixotic.”

One Response to “Old school Ron Paul presidential bling”  

  1. 1 Derrick

    Yeah man, I had one of those buttons, too. I was 17, and part of the *original* Ron Paul Revolution. I was at least as excited and fervent as his current supporters. I must have passed out thousands of those blue and white fliers.

    Back in my day, we didn’t have no stinking blimp. We had helium balloons at most.

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