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Intrigue grows over what
sparked the attack on Rand Paul

Washington Post, by Justin Jouvenal

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Posted By:Toledo, 12/7/2017 7:15:25 AM

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — Rand Paul was on the verge of becoming a powerful senator and the nation’s leading libertarian. His neighbor was a successful doctor and Kennedy-style Democrat who favored nationalized medicine. They might have sparred over health care or taxes, but an acquaintance of both said they stood in their yards roughly a decade ago shouting at each other over the grass clippings Paul’s mower had shot on Rene Boucher’s property. “?‘I ask him, I tell him and he won’t pay attention,’?” the acquaintance, Bill Goodwin, recalls Boucher saying after the argument. “?‘One of these days.’?” That day may have come

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 12/7/2017 7:58:14 AM     (No. 11473114)

I get along great with all my neighbors but as a matter of due diligence and reasonable caution I still maintain a turret mounted 50 cal. on my riding mower. Can´t be too careful.
Better than broken ribs and doubles as a wicked leaf blower.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Muncsdad, 12/7/2017 8:07:27 AM     (No. 11473132)

Won’t pay corrupt Washington Post to read article.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: citizen, 12/7/2017 8:08:31 AM     (No. 11473135)

WaPo shows how it can absolutely torture an article to mean whatever WaPo wants it to mean.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: barryno, 12/7/2017 8:13:45 AM     (No. 11473145)

Considering the WaPo´s past reporting on this situation, I suspect fewer facts and a great deal of low-quality creative writing.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 12/7/2017 8:16:55 AM     (No. 11473153)

The Washington Compost is still flogging the story that Boucher´s attack was over grass clippings.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: earlybird, 12/7/2017 8:46:54 AM     (No. 11473185)

It could be much simpler. Boucher behaved - and looks - like a wacko. He may simply have a screw loose and directed his mental case actions toward the nearest person who ticked him off. Paul.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: earlybird, 12/7/2017 8:48:38 AM     (No. 11473188)

The WaPo knows this has to be about grass clippings vs. politics. A local law enforcement issue vs. a federal offense.

But can one attack a U. S. Senator for any reason? Boucher caused Paul grave bodily harm.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: curious1, 12/7/2017 8:59:20 AM     (No. 11473204)

Lets flip it over and view it as an assassination attempt - similar to the convenient death of Scalia - since every vote counts in the senate... And yes, communists (leftards/democrats) are quite capable of doing that for power.

Boucher needs some good old boys to have a talk with him; some waterboarding and electrical stimulation and he just might remember the actual why and who and so forth...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: starboard, 12/7/2017 9:19:34 AM     (No. 11473226)

Tripe

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Reply 10 - Posted by: farmwife, 12/7/2017 10:38:32 AM     (No. 11473316)

This guy sounds like another "How dare you disagree with me!?" liberal. There just is no "live and let live" in these lefties.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: dvc, 12/7/2017 11:18:07 AM     (No. 11473378)

BS excuse of lawn care disagreement put out by the violent attacker and his apologists in the ComPost.

I have no doubt that this was political, at it´s root.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 12/7/2017 8:36:58 PM     (No. 11474008)

Maybe the neighbor didn´t like Paul´s Jheri Curl hairdo.

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