1st April 2012

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Tea Party Hicks

10th October 2011

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20th May 2011

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Tea Party Rally  Fizzles in South Carolina
Though as many as 2,000 people were expected at a Tea Party rally in  South Carolina, just 30 showed up after Donald Trump cancelled his  appearance with Gov. Nikki Haley (R), according to the Columbia  State. The picture from the rally is priceless.
Tea Party Rally Fizzles in South Carolina

Though as many as 2,000 people were expected at a Tea Party rally in South Carolina, just 30 showed up after Donald Trump cancelled his appearance with Gov. Nikki Haley (R), according to the Columbia State.

The picture from the rally is priceless.

3rd March 2011

Link reblogged from The Atlantic with 71 notes

Poll: Tea Partyism in Major Decline as America Simmers Dow →

theatlantic:

Tea party polling has been an inexact science, and data like these have been used to count (inaccurately) how many people are involved in the movement. Pollsters have gotten more specific at times, asking whether people are members of tea parties, and then asking those people what they think of things, but even self-identification doesn’t seem too reliable to me. 

What this suggests, however, is that the movement has lost some of its draw. I’m not one to overblow the sampled responses of 1,504 adults reached by phone between Feb. 22 and March 1 (which is what these numbers reflect), even if Pew is one of the more respected polling entities around. But agreement with the movement—and whatever it signifies to each individual respondent—has dropped by more than a third since September, according to Pew…and that seems to be saying something.

Read the rest at The Atlantic

3rd March 2011

Video reblogged from Cajun Boy with 2,660 notes

cajunboy:

Of all the jaw-on-the-floor videos taken at tea party rallies and protests and such, this is by far the most revolting I’ve seen. Like, stomach-turning, blood pressure rising revolting. Ladies and gentleman, this is the tea party at its worst.

28th February 2011

Video reblogged from Matt Lehrer with 20 notes

mattlehrer:

Training Tea Party Activists In Guerilla Internet Tactics

“They were activists just like you. I truly believe that.”

27th February 2011

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technipol:

“The Supporter” —Clay Bennett

technipol:

“The Supporter” —Clay Bennett

27th February 2011

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thenoobyorker:

cognitivedissonance:

I just choked laughing.

I call them Teahadists, Markos from The Daily Kos loves the phrase American Taliban.

thenoobyorker:

cognitivedissonance:

I just choked laughing.

I call them Teahadists, Markos from The Daily Kos loves the phrase American Taliban.

23rd January 2011

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22nd January 2011

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