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US News: Will the Real Tea Party Please Stand Up?

[US News:] A fight is brewing between tea party groups ahead of the GOP convention.

Some say the "Ron Paul Festival" will be the legitimate tea party event at the convention. Others say the Michelle Bachman-Herman Cain headlined "Unity Rally 2012" is the real deal. Tea partiers attending Ron Paul's event say the Texas Rep. is the only rightful tea party candidate for president while those attending the Unity Rally think Mitt Romney deserves their endorsement.

And both sides have some heated words to share with the other.

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I have pretty much explained it all

Orwells Boot

Enter the two words orwells boot into any search engine. The item(s)
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The above article also has some ideas about how to start fixing the problems. That is very specific things that anybody can do, and tell others to do to see through the lies, and get us on the way to liberty. Of course, you will need to invest some time since the first article is 6000 words, (30 min) and the second is, as of this writing, over 33000 words.

They've slowly been doing this for years now....

I posted something back in 09' i think about how neocon talk radio were all starting to sound like Ron Paul. Constitution this, freedom and liberty that etc etc. They have actually managed to pull it off regarding the masses. I think Glenn Beck's 9-12 B.S was a think-tank response to the Ron Paul movement. To corral disenfranchized "patriots" and lead them astray- it was kindof a flop, then not long after the "official fox-news version" of the tea party started being pushed. Every other day I'd tune into our local neocon talk radio apparatus and would hear ALLLLLL of the talking heads mimic certain things about Ron Paul's platform. Limited Gov, cut spending, the founding fathers etc etc....I kept thinking (not really) "WELL GREAT! they are all starting to sound like RP! maybe they will come around and start giving praise where praise is due!!!".....didn't happen. They routinely bash the guy, whos platform they have so obviously hijacked. The funny thing: before OBAMA was elected, they literally said NOTHING about the constitution, freedom/liberty etc etc. It was as if ALL of the talking heads were given their new M.O from some think-tank or something. Nowadays, tune into Mark Levin.....every other word out of that demagogues mouth is "CONSTITUTION" pretty much the same as Hannity et al. This was on purpose in my opinion, i have observed it with great anger/resentment over the past 3-4 years. They're taking this play right out of Goebbels book, repeat-repeat-repeat and it becomes true. Now the so called "Tea party" is getting a hard-on over Paul Ryan as a "true-constitutional tea partier" (gag me with a steak knife) So this new revelation doesn't suprise me at all- get ready for more and more of this as they edge out Ron Paul into irrelevancy, as the masses are totally brainwashed and forget way too easily the origin of things. Disgusting.

"I am Troll fighter, number one"

-Ernest

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LxWb-ViejPg

Oh, you are so right!!!

One thing they NEVER seem to talk about though is the NDAA and the like. So many people I know that listen to them all, cannot even tell me what the NDAA is! They feel it must not be important since their Mr. know-it-all-fakes do not share this!

There is no real TEA Party. It doesn't exist. (yet)

They had a chance to form it in 2010, but opted instead to "work within the GOP."

Sound familiar?

But they got hijacked and co-opted and now people who are lightyears from their views call themselves "TEA Party" people.

Again, sound familiar?

You can't fix the GOP.

You have to obliterate it or relegate it to obscurity.

Trying to wrestle with pigs only gets you dirty.

They keep trying to add

They keep trying to add confusion and a negative spin on the tea party. Only Ron Paul supporters are part of the tea party crowd - all other posers sit down. We know who we are and don't need CBS to tell us.

Well

Bachmann is Tea Party orginal for being the first to come to the aid of the grassroots non-partisan TP Patriots made up of just plain patriots of all parties,
but I don't know about Cain-He's riding Bachmann's coat-tails. No one was listening and we screamed louder until Bachmann took us seriously. Just stating facts not opinion.

There is also the Tea Party Express that is always begging for money and was a Palin supporer that allowed loser Santorum to infiltrate and steal it.. This is not the real Tea Party however it is strictly GOP and home of Breitbart too..Libertarians, Indies and disenfranchised dems not allowed.

There are all factions of the Tea Party. Tea Party grass roots meetups in every state and even Black Americans Tea Party in Houston NON Partisan.

The Tea Party Express is not grass roots. All others are more or less real Tea Party and are the silent majority----Soros fears Tea Party..totally fears it. But it's the silent majority so no matter if he thinks he killed the TP he has not. We just went silent and incognito..

So there you have it. TP express = GOP only and a spin off of the real TP
Real grassroots TP = All Parties = simply calling oneself a patriot.

Now don't cry and say I'm wrong, because I was there.

Keepin' it real.

Reporters!

I guess the fake tea partiers don't like me telling the truth to the reporters, over and over and OVER! And that is that the movement was launched in Dec 2007, that Rick Santelli was talking about us not creating a new thing (he mentioned a LAKE in his rant!) and that these other groups (TH and FW)were either already in existence and took on the name 'tea party' or, they formed in 2009 as PACs and are GOP supporting the establishment. (Sal Russo, GOP consultant for TPE, TPP and TPN)

There is also a talk show guy called Tea Party 365 who came to NH during the primary... but would not interview people from the real tea party no matter how many times I asked.

Then I find out, this is not a group that does anything, it is just his show, and his employer sends him abroad to get 'briefings' on 'security'.

Once again tea party NOT!

"False friends are worse than bitter enemies."

Jane Aitken, 35-Year Veteran Teacher
Ron Paul 2008 Consultant
GOP Woman of the Year 2009
Founder NH Tea Party Coalition (NOT AFFILIATED WITH ANY FAKE 2009 GROUP)
Founder USPEINetwork @ Yahoo (Nat'l Edu Activism Group)
Board Coalition of NH Taxpayers

I have a fond hate for Rick Santelli

One that will never leave me.

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Ron Paul being obliterated from Wiki's Tea Party entry

On wiki, some unscrupulous person is trying to remove all traces of the fact that we held the first nationwide Tea Parties on December 16, 2007! Credits people i've never even heard of for starting it in 2009. Claims that no one used the Gadsen flag till 2009? And references to Ryan have been added, claiming that libertarians like him! Some political strategist/saboteur, I suppose.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tea_Party_movement

NJ

You need to write to the owner

You need to tell the owner and refer to Jason Rink's book...

Jane Aitken, 35-Year Veteran Teacher
Ron Paul 2008 Consultant
GOP Woman of the Year 2009
Founder NH Tea Party Coalition (NOT AFFILIATED WITH ANY FAKE 2009 GROUP)
Founder USPEINetwork @ Yahoo (Nat'l Edu Activism Group)
Board Coalition of NH Taxpayers

Finally had the time

to look into this event, and it looks like it will be nothing compared to the Sun Dome event.

But, you could send a message to TheTeaParty.net and their few hundred wannabeez: https://www.facebook.com/mobileprotection#!/UnityRally2012

I saw this headline and

immediately thought of Eminem's Slim Shady. Will the real Tea Party please stand up? lol

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eJO5HU_7_1w

Who has stood for auditing of

Who has stood for auditing of the Federal reserve for over twenty years. Who warned about interference in other countries affairs. Who called for protecting our borders? RON PAUL!

Bob Marshall

Exactly

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Please consider...

I realize that everyone is frustrated with everything that is going on. I am as well, but please consider assisting in the effort to convert some of the RNC delegates to support Dr. Paul. Details can be found in the linked thread.

http://www.dailypaul.com/246735/the-most-important-thing-we-...

Ron Paul convert from the Heart of Dixie

If I had a penny...

...for every time I've explained to people that the "Tea Party" was a Ron Paul money-bomb in 2007, that is it...no Fox News, no Sarah Palin, no t-party hijackers...I'd be a millionaire!

Participate in America's future- Research Ron Paul- Truth will Prevail! You too, will be proud one day, to be able to say: "I was a Ron Paul supporter."

BACHMANN AND CAIN...HA

The GOPs portrayal or attempted portrayal of Romney as a tea party type proves they are far from convinced they have this in the bag. If you are a Paul supporter get your a$$ to Tampa, if your a gj/romney troll GFY.

ron paul 2012 or gary johnson, I pray ron paul wins the gop

nomination but i can't wait to see all the ron paul supporters attacking gary if ron paul is not the nominee. Then they can say i am not voting ron paul if ron paul is gary's vp. Then you can vote goode over ron paul.

I can see it now dp hardliners will say . I cannot support a Johnson/Paul ticket because gary is on the ticket and no way i can support gary if ron paul is the vp. i can see it coming.

Ron Paul 2012 in the gop, Johnson/Paul 2012 with ballot access. would ron paulers perfer no ron paul option. It seems many ron paulers on dp would rather have no option to vote ron paul. I can understand not supporting romney/paul but true colors will come out if it ends up a Johnson/Paul ticket. I believe sore loser laws stop a Paul/Johnson Ticket.

with all the gary haters here i am beginning to think DP stands for double penetration not Daily Paul. Gary has done nothing but praise Ron Paul while some ron paulers like to double penetrate ron paulers/gary supporters!!

Ron Paul 2016

"Will the real Tea Party please stand up?"

Uh, whose askin'? By now, there's probably a TP group for every political, religious, special interest faction in America.

So what does it mean when 'joe blow' politician is "endorsed by the Tea Party"? The same people say out of the other side of their mouth, "...but the TP is grass-roots, individuals, non-partisans...not a party."

It's either organized with a spokesman or it's not. Freakin' sophists can never make up their own minds, don't cha know.

"If you want something you've never had before, you have to do something you've never done before." Debra Medina

Poor Journalism

What kind of reporter puts this quote into an article about a convention to choose a nominee without pointing out how blatantly false it is?

Stockton acnowledged that TheTeaParty.net would be backing Romney. "He won the nomination and that's what counts," he said.

It's almost, but not quite, enough for me to sign up for FB in order to comment.

What do you think? http://consequeries.com/

OH Nooooooo. Mr. Bill

Not yet another TEA-O-CON love fest.
These people will do anything to distract good well-meaning patriot types away from the REAL liberty message, and the REAL reason for there even being a "TEA party" movement.
Shame on the ignorance.

RAND PAUL or NOT AT ALL

Unifying behind one criminal with an R vs a D next to their name

is still supporting criminal behavior. And yes folks (those in the Unity Party), there is NO difference between Romney & Obama. They are both criminals (involved in "legal" plunder) working for the same elite. They are criminals. Is this language too harsh? Consider what these two men have done & then, after thinking logically about it & juxtaposing their actions in public office with the actions of schemers & criminals, come back and refute my accusations of their criminality. Phony Tea Party imposters like Michelle Bachman & Herman Cain try to tell us that we need to sell our souls & "unify around Romney" -a chief criminal nearly identical in policiy to the person they claim to want to replace (obama...)these people are out of their minds. Make no mistake about it, Romney IS a criminal. He is associated with high level criminals who laugh at the fact that they can get people to follow such a man as if he has integrity, as if he is honorable. Understand what they are trying to do. It is time to call a spade a spade & say that those who want you to unify behind Romney are LOST. They will tell you that this is politics & we must compromise with the lesser of 2 evils...but this is a lie. There is another person who is not a compromise to vote for, an honorable, honest, electable statesman who does not pander to special interests & will do the will of the people & uphold his oath of office (fidelity to the constitution). I need not even say his name. For though he be ignored & slandered, the truth does not stop coming out of him. Thanks be to God for RP. Our prayers are with you. Thank you for NOT falling for the many lies & schemes that these other politicians spew forth. Romney is a piece of work & probably needs serious psychiatric help (& spiritual help). He is a chronic liar & it is sad to see a grown man act in such a way as he does. This guy is running for president & will not even let the public see his tax returns! What do you think he will do once in office?! Do you think he will uphold the constitution?! Please. Spare me. Unifying behind Romney is like following the "blind leading the blind". Use your mind! Dont follow into the pit. Vote for integrity, if you care!

Dam striaght

That Unity Rally is nothing more than a Mitt Romney fest. Yah know i still can understand why people who attend these things assume there is any difference, Cant they see how money runs everything in elections. If you Endorse Mitt, Then you Endorse Obama (sry Rand).

His name is Edward Snowden

What is Capitalism?
http://youtu.be/yNF09pUPypw

Freedom Fest ?

I saw the .US news article... it says that the festival was not going to be held? Is this true?

reedr3v's picture

The LAST place to look for true news is

the MSM. Watch the DP for the latest news of PaulFest. So far as I know, it continues to develop toward a great celebration of Liberty, despite the predictable glitches among various factions, as in any large gathering of highly independent individuals.

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The Republican Establishment Co-Opted The Ron Paul BostonTea

party re-enactment in 2007...and has now claimed it as their own..

"F" them snake-like venoumous creatures..Michelle Bachmann is the worst of them all..She fu#cked Ron Paul over six ways to Sunday. I'll never forgive that lying, coniving B#ITCH!

Corn dog eating slut! Open wide for chunkie..

unsubstantiated corn dog comment.

Oh Emalvini you have once again thoroughly offended my delicate sensibilities with that descriptive and colorful language :) Glad to see someone is still alive out there. Keep up the good work.

Really juvenile language here emalvini. Please use better words.

Ahhhh ya know, this isn't youtube. If you want to take part in adult discussions, maybe a broader use of the English language could be employed to keep this site unique. What do you think? is that possible?

This is not what this site was built on, I can tell you that much.

lol, lol, lol , lol, lol, lol, lol, lol, lol, lol,....

So sue me! Broad use of the english language...yea, that's it!

lol, lol, lol, lol...

I'll try to clean up my act, but when it comes to people like Michelle Buttman, I just lose it...Forgive me...lol, lol, lol, lol

Sorry, i having a Anderson Cooper giggling fit...lol, lol, lol, lol...