Monday, January 23, 2012

Tea parties issue demands to Tennessee legislators ... we can only hoped they were laughed out of the building.

Tea parties issue demands to Tennessee legislators | The Commercial Appeal:


via SodaHead.com


Fayette County attorney Hal Rounds, the group’s lead spokesman during the news conference, said the group wants to address “an awful lot of made-up criticism about, for instance, the founders intruding on the Indians or having slaves or being hypocrites in one way or another.

“The thing we need to focus on about the founders is that, given the social structure of their time, they were revolutionaries who brought liberty into a world where it hadn’t existed, to everybody — not all equally instantly — and it was their progress that we need to look at,” said Rounds, whose website identifies him as a Vietnam War veteran of the Air Force and FedEx retiree who became a lawyer in 1995.
Shorter Tea Partiers: "We should be more like North Korea!"

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