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In Uncategorized on October 11, 2010 at 1:41 pm

http://www.visandvals.org/A_Tea_Party_American_Cheat_Sheet.php

A Tea Party American Cheat Sheet
By Dr. Marvin Folkertsma
October 08, 2010

Dr. Marvin Folkertsma
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The Tea Party Movement, otherwise known as the Great Peasant Revolt of 2010, has been greeted by the country’s ruling class with all the sympathy that Voltaire expressed toward the Catholic Church: “Kill the infamous thing!”

 

Although the American Revolution provides the inspiration for today’s Tea Party Americans (TPAs), their opponents in government, academia, and the media have exhausted their warehouses of invective by reacting to this new challenge to old privileges the way the French Aristocracy regarded the Third Estate. Which means, in the aristocracy’s view, that there must a Robespierre or Marat lurking within that rabble, waiting with guillotines raised, screaming the eternal cry of revolutionaries: “Off with their heads!”

 

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