Basically what happened was that Ron Paul raised about $4 million [on Nov. 5] alone, more than any Republican in the race, and not too far behind the leading Democrats, according to Third Party Watch.
This was due to an organized effort, started by internet supporters, which Ron Paul eventually picked up on, in honor of V for Vendetta – Remember, remember the 5th of November.
Here is Liv explaining what it was all about.
I recommend checking out the rest of her site, too.
Sources tell me the next such “moneybomb” might be scheduled for December 15 (Bill of Rights Day) and 16 (Anniversary of the Boston Tea Party), and that there might be a reenactment of the Boston Tea Party involved.