Maybe indeed. But I wouldn't bet the farm on that, pollsters being a more clever lot than Andrew and Josh Claybourne give them credit for. But Andrew has a fallback position:
One more thought: I wonder if libertarians are more likely to have cell-phones than others?Give it up, dude. There's no there there. What's really going on is that Ron Paul's support is fantastically overrepresented in the blogosphere, which skews absurdly libertarian for reasons both historical and cultural. In the outside world, though, there's just no support for hard core libertarianism. The reason Ron Paul is polling about 1% is because.....Ron Paul is polling about 1%.