"I'm Chairman Mao compared to you!"
Bill Maher is a self-described libertarian who supports PETA, gushes over Michael Moore and, in the 2000 presidential election, supported Ralph Nader.
Presidential candidate Ron Paul is the leading advocate of small government and individual liberty on Capitol Hill. Congressman Paul is an outspoken critic of the war in Iraq, the Patriot Act, gun control and the war on drugs. As a congressman, Paul consistently voted against tax increases and unbalanced budgets and has called for the abolition of the Internal Revenue Service.
Paul placed 3rd in the 1988 presidential race as the Libertarian Party nominee.
Paul currently has more YouTube views than any other presidential candidate, and his YouTube campaign site ranks among the top 40 all time, with more than 30,000 subscribers.
Maher interviewed Paul in a March 2007 episode of HBO's "Real Time with Bill Maher."