Instapundit links to articles on the third anniversary of the Tea Party movement, when the first rallies were held.
I attribute the rise to the rant earlier in February 2009 by Rick Santelli.
I can watch this over and over again without getting tired of it. It’s more true today than three years ago.
Update: Leslie Eastman, And So it Begins: IRS Targets Tea Party Groups for “Special Attention”!