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Paul's latest 'money bomb' more of a missile

A web site launched by Miami Beach resident Trevor Lyman that aimed to raise $2.5 million yesterday for underdog Republican Ron Paul came up short, with a little over half a million dollars.

That's a very respectable haul, but it takes a bit of fairy dust off Lyman, who appears to have set a presidential campaign record on Nov. 5 with $4.2 million raised over the Internet in a single day. The Herald's story on Lyman is here.

Onward and upward: Lyman's Dec. 15-16 fundraising web site on Paul's behalf is here.