As Twitchy told you, a mostly peaceful mob surrounded GOP Sen. Rand Paul late last night.

Anyone in their right mind — particularly someone who’d been violently assaulted by a neighbor — would fear for their life. So it makes sense that Paul was scared for his:

But for what it’s worth, Detroit-based PR firm president, author, and former journalist Ron Fournier thinks Paul’s fear was much ado about nothing. He said it a little more colorfully, of course:

Nice fella.

And in conclusion: