Rand Paul Considered Using a Catheter


rand-paulAfter 13 hours, nature calls.

That’s what Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) learned in the first hours of Thursday morning when his filibuster of the nomination of John Brennan as director of the CIA ended at 12:39 a.m. because he had to use the bathroom.

“I’ve discovered there are some limits to filibustering, and I’m going to have to take care of one of those in a few minutes,” he said. But speaking with Glenn Beck on Thursday, Paul said he thought of using a catheter to prevent the necessary bathroom break. “I did think about it,” he said. “I’ve [done it] before, but I really decided against it.”

Read more at Talking Points Memo.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com Newscenter}


  1. I don’t think matzav needs to report every silly thing a politician says. I also don’t think the “mental picture ? should be mentioned.