Uh oh, looks like Rand is in competition with Trump for the ignorant racist whackjob voting demographic.
The Washington Post poll cited and linked in the article is actually from January. There is, however, a more recent CNN poll (6/26 - 6/28) that also puts Obama's approval rating at 50%. Given his recent victories on the ACA and same-sex marriage, however, I'd guess that the upward trend is likely to continue, at least for awhile.
Didn't Heinlein write a short story about this? All You Zombies, I believe.
Lots of posturing too....
There are so many racist ultra conservatives he's lucky it's not zero but we won anyway.