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Franco
01-21-2010, 05:12 PM
Just trying to be Fair & Balanced here on POTUS.

http://news.yahoo.com/s/politico/20100121/pl_politico/31816

I do find this story amusing.

BTW, I attended the 1st Tea Party here last April 15th. Back then, it was about the out-of-control spending. But, they began to lose thier way incorporating other issues I can't support.

Gerry Clinchy
01-22-2010, 10:34 AM
Yup, I can see why this would stick in the craw of a fiscal conservative ... and thus, a lot of the original Tea Party enthusiasts.

The "9-12" movement in my area seems to be very grass-roots and rational. They schedule "meet-ups" at individual homes; and discuss candidates; Ayn Rand books; and other pertinent issues. They also stage peaceful demonstrations at local politicians' offices.

Leddyman
01-22-2010, 11:02 AM
I will withhold judgement until I know more. It sounds fishy...but who knows. A news article can certainly put a spin on something so you never know.

You know that somebody is going to try to make money on this though. That is inevitable. Somebody sees an opportunity to make a quick buck and they will try just about anything. Not saying that is what is going on here, but.....

I hope Sarah has better sense than to get used by a profiteer. I hope this is all above board. I guess we'll see.

dnf777
01-22-2010, 03:42 PM
Sounds like another case of soccer-moms shopping at Saks 5th Ave!