In one of the most unique positions ever demonstrated by a candidate, Santorum drew a parallel between the war in Iraq and J.R.R Tolkien’s epic fantasy novel, Lord of The Rings.
“As the hobbits are going up Mount Doom, the Eye of Mordor is being drawn somewhere else. It's being drawn to Iraq and it's not being drawn to the U.S. You know what? I want to keep it on Iraq. I don't want the Eye to come back here to the United States.”