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Thursday, August 30, 2012
Ron Paul Fan Aided That Code Pink Protest
You may have seen footage of a lone Code Pink protester briefly disrupting Paul Ryan's speech last night, and then get escorted out of the hall. A similar incident took place about 10 yards from me when Dubya was speaking at the RNC in 2004, but that was in the cheap seats. Last night, many wondered how the hell she got on the convention floor. Now comes an explanation: young Laura Mills got her pass from a Ron Paul delegate angry about the Romney forces treatment of their hero.
Asked if CodePink has anything in store for Romney’s acceptance speech on Thursday, Mills said, “I don’t know.”