The Chicago Tea Party

19 Feb 2009 /
Thomas Jefferson

This is America! How many of you people want to pay for your neighbor’s mortgage? President Obama are you listening? How about we all stop paying our mortgage!

Rick Santelli (video), CNBC Chicago

I’m rolling over in my grave, as the gentleman from Chicago has already noted. Count me in for the Chicago Tea Party!

A little revolution now and then is a good thing; the tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.

I’ll bring Samuel Adams along. Not the beer, you yahoos, the patriot! He has experience with this sort of thing.

P.S. Medary.com has provided a Chicago Tea Party broadside, or whatever you call them nowadays.


3 Comments on The Chicago Tea Party »

  1. 19 Feb 2009 @ 3:25 pm


    The Chicago Tea Party…

    I’m in.

    All this is due to CNBC reporter Rick Santelli (at least he was a CNBC reporter this morning . . .) who, as reported on Rush Limbaugh’s radio show as well as many points on the Internet, morphed from reporter to rabble-rouser, the rabble i…

  2. Andy and Summer

    20 Feb 2009 @ 7:07 pm


    We are a small concrete contractor in CA suffering in the downturn with no extra money to do anything…..but if Santelli organises the tea party we will find a way to be there…..GO RICK

  3. 20 Feb 2009 @ 9:09 pm


    @Andy and Summer:

    You are real Americans.

    Best wishes,

    Tom

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