Hilarious: Rand Paul jokes, ‘Instead of [trading] five Taliban, how about five Democrats?’

Because political humor doesn’t always have to be one-sided. *Ahem, Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, or any late night entertainment show in general.

From Politico:

FORT WORTH, Texas — Sen. Rand Paul on Friday likened Democrats to the recently released Taliban detainees at Guantánamo Bay in a speech here at the Texas GOP convention.

“Mr. President, you love to trade people,” the Kentucky Republican and likely 2016 contender said to laughs, a reference to the deal made for the return of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.

“Why don’t we set up a trade? But this time, instead of five Taliban, how about five Democrats? I’m thinking John Kerry, Hillary Clinton, Nancy Pelosi …”

Asked about his comments in a news conference after the speech, Paul replied, “It was a joke. Except for Nancy Pelosi, I was serious about her.”

Who knows. Maybe this will finally outrage the Democrats about the Bergdahl ordeal.

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  • Torcuato Benavides

    I am serious about Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reed, The Mormon in sheep´s skin.

    • Bongo Bob

      Harry Reid’s problems have nothing to do with him being a Mormon.