I will concede that Texas Congressman Ron Paul might be the political equivalent of the crazy uncle at Thanksgiving Dinner.
But, you know, maybe we need a little crazy uncle right now. Perhaps he would get the American people thinking again about the governmental structures we often accept without question. If he ever sat in the Oval Office, it be fascinating to watch him try to get some of his ideas through Congress. Would make that bunch think more, too.
Here is Congressman Paul last night on "The Tonight Show" with Jay Leno: