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Anonymous staunch 2nd Amendment supporters?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 5:25pm

I told you on Monday, when I announced that I was joining both the NRA and EFF that

The Tea Party movement has more in common with the hacktivist community than either side wants to admit.

That common ground is not expansive.  The Tea Party movement certainly is not...

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Finding common ground in limited government — I am the NRA and EFF

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 14, 2013 at 10:08am

I’ve been giving serious consideration to finally joining the NRA.

The people who want to take away your guns (and they would if they could) almost always are the same people who want to control every aspect of your life, from the health care you get to the sodas you drink to the pain...

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Who left whom, exactly? A look at “declining” Tea Party numbers from the inside

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 12:54pm

The end of relationships can get real ugly.

In the wake of a Rasmussen poll showing that only 8% of those questioned identified...

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A “social media militia” can preserve our liberties today

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 12:56pm

My recent post on “Independence Day” sparked a spirited discussion around poll data showing that only 8% of those questioned identified themselves as members of the “tea party” (hat-tip to gs).

This, in turn, became a topic of discussion among the a group of citizen activists formed to support our local group, ...

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Slip some extra Tea Party Derangement Syndrome on the barbie

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 9:00am

From our friends Down Under at The Catallaxy Files, reports of Tea Party Derangement Syndrome, He believes it but does anyone else? (emphasis mine):

WAYNE Swan has blamed the conservative Tea Party movement in the US for damaging the global economy and contributing to the “whack” to Australia’s budget position that has...

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Spoken just like a Tea Party supporter

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 23, 2012 at 7:00am

Unintentionally, of course, because of the media-driven Epistemic Closure to Tea Party ideas.

The fourth and last of the views from the vehicle spotted by Jon at the Perimeter Mall in Atlanta/Dunwoody (Parts One, Two, and Three):

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First post-reelection Tea Party victory — Tennessee will not set up Obamacare exchange

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 10, 2012 at 3:37pm

I previously posted about The first battle of the next Tea Party wave — December 5 rally in Nashville against Obamacare exchange

The protest, while not huge, was well attended.

Governor Bill...

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Is it too late for progressives and the Tea Party movement to unite against the Obamacare monstrosity?

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 8:39am

Short answer, Yes.  But please keep reading, anyway.

I have pointed out many times that we should not be fooled into siding with large corporations just because the left claims to hate them.  The enemy of our enemy is not always our friend.

We saw that in the passage of Obamacare, where large...

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Tea Party tidal surge, not tsunami

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 9:45am

I am responding to Professor Jacobson’s recent post, The Tea Party tsunami at the gates.

As the Media Director of SoCal Tax Revolt Coalition (SCTRC), San Diego’s original Tea Party group, I wanted to share my analysis that it won’t be a tsunami — it will be more like a Tidal Surge...

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The first battle of the next Tea Party wave — December 5 rally in Nashville against Obamacare exchange

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 9:52am

Opposition to Obamacare fueled the Tea Party wave of 2009-2010.  The next wave will include continued opposition to Obamacare, along with other fiscal issues, The Tea Party tsunami at the gates.

The fight over Obamacare as a law ended when Chief Justice John Roberts enganged in mental gymnastics to uphold the law...

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The Tea Party tsunami at the gates

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 11:30am

Grover Norquist is predicting a second, even larger Tea Party wave, via Breibart.com (h/t Instapundit):

“We are about to have a Tea Party second wave that will dwarf the first wave and that is because while ‘spend too much’ brought the Tea Party into existence, we’re about to walk into ‘spend too...

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Rebuilding from the grassroots up

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 1:05pm

We were out-smarted by Team Obama, no doubt about that.

But wherein lies the blame? 

Michael Patrick Leahy at Breitbart.com exposes one possibility, the role of highly-paid, highly-connected consultants, Romney Campaign Paid $33 Million to Two Consulting Firms With Ties to Key Staffers:

The Romney campaign spent an estimated $356 million between January 1,...

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Tea Party Activists vs Republican Party Operatives in California

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 8:30am

As a co-founder of one of the largest California Tea Party groups (SoCal Tax Revolt Coalition), I often am asked why I choose to remain a registered Democrat. In part, it is because the state Republican party doesn’t inspire much confidence.

Or, as I like to put it: Better an honest enemy...

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Shattering the Myth that the Tea Party is Dead

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 16, 2012 at 11:00am

As an amateur Egyptologist who occasionally writes about Egypt at the Temple of Mut, my specialty is mummies. So, I know dead things and can say with certainty: The Tea Party is NOT dead.

I have been a Tea Party activist since the first nationwide series of events were organized in February,...

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Dear Republican Establishment: a letter from the conservative grassroots

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 10:30am

The letter below is from a group of grassroots conservatives who got together to pen their frustrations with the GOP. While these individuals do not wish to share their names, their sentiments are ones many of us share, including myself. Some of them I know; others, whom I don’t know and...

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Say Goodbye to Tea Party Network News

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 2, 2012 at 5:02pm

Tea Party Network News just launched yesterday.

A reader alerted me to it, and while I wasn’t thrilled with the layout or design, I was hopeful it would be a valuable resource.  When it linked to one of my posts, well so much the better.  I added it to the blogroll.

Now it’s...

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Harvard-educated liberal Obamamaniac killer Amy Bishop sentenced to life in prison

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 6:12pm

Amy Bishop, who shot up her colleagues at the University of Alabama, was one in a long line of violent criminals the MSM and left-blogpshere immediately tagged as a Tea Partier without any basis.

My post at the time, Inevitable “Tea Party” and “...

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