The Rand Paul Quote Everybody’s Ignoring
Harry Shearer

Yes, he played cat-and-mouse with Rachel Maddow on the subject of the 1964 Civil Rights Act,
but, as he rightly points out (pun intended), that’s primarily a backward-looking debate. What’s escaping public notice so far, though, is his take on a far more contemporary issue: accountability. Here’s Rand Paul on the BP oil spill:

I think it’s part of this sort of blame game society in the sense that it’s always got to be someone’s fault instead of the fact that sometimes accidents happen.

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One Comment to “What Rand Paul said about BP (and, yes, about race, too)”

  • You can almost see Big Oil PR people with remote controls directing Rand Paul on what to say.

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