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Tom Toles

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  1. jnik23260

    jnik23260 said, over 2 years ago

    As a lifelong Democrat, I totally agree!

  2. braindead08

    braindead08 GoComics PRO Member said, over 2 years ago

    The Tea Party is well financed. Wonder by who?

  3. motivemagus

    motivemagus said, over 2 years ago

    The Tea Party would have disappeared ages ago or remained what it already was — primarily white, older, racist Republicans of the most extreme stripe — had it not received funding from the Koch brothers, who wanted to use them to reduce their taxes and regulation.
    The original Tea Party members would have sneered at these people.

  4. Kylie2112

    Kylie2112 said, over 2 years ago

    @motivemagus

    Yeah, all you have to do is look at post-Revoluiton American corporate laws to see what they’d think.

  5. Simon_Jester

    Simon_Jester said, over 2 years ago

    The Tea-Party is nothng new, it’s really nothing more than a repackaged version of the ultra right-wing groups of the Depression era, the Southern Committee to Uphold the Constitution, and the Liberty League,to name just two. Like the Tea-Party, these outfits were bankrolled by big oil. These groups however, were never as successful as the Tea-Party, for a number of reasons.
    They never united in a single front
    Thanks to the tax-code of the 1930s, their backers weren;t nearly as wealthy as they are today.
    Their weren’t nearly as many news outlets back then as there are now, and even the right-wing news organs never openly supported them. William Hearst and Col. McCormick got in the tank for any of them
    And last but not least,
    These outifts were all OPENLY racist

  6. zoidknight

    zoidknight said, over 2 years ago

    @motivemagus

    And yet the ones doing the deregulation has been the left while coming up with more regulations and taxes to hamper American business.

  7. zoidknight

    zoidknight said, over 2 years ago

    Interesting that you keep chanting the “Faux News” line, while the ones who are still reporting lies as fact are the liberal lies media.

  8. Christopher Shea

    Christopher Shea said, over 2 years ago

    @zoidknight

    “And yet the ones doing the deregulation has been the left while coming up with more regulations…”

    Look. Look at what you just wrote. Think about it.

  9. walruscarver2000

    walruscarver2000 said, over 2 years ago

    having worked with the mentally ill, I can report that some are remarkably happy.

  10. AlexanderTheGoodEnough

    AlexanderTheGoodEnough said, over 2 years ago

    Sheesh. And to think, which the Teabaggers seem singularly unable to do, many of the same people who claim to “love” the Constitution, and be “Patriots™” and “Real Americans™,” and chant “USA! USA!” at every opportunity, now are petitioning to secede from the good old UNITED States… Teh stoopid! It burns!

  11. Chillbilly

    Chillbilly said, over 2 years ago

    It’s the Posse Comitatus in a tri-corner hat.

  12. corzak

    corzak said, over 2 years ago

    This morning, I don’t feel like researching or qualifying sources, and then writing a well thought-out comment. So I’m going to do like zoidknight does and spit out mindless ‘auto-retorts’.

    “I see the kool-aid is strong in you. The only racism that has been going on is from the right. As usual”.

    “And yet the ones doing the deregulation has been the right while coming up with more regulations and taxes to hamper the American middle class”.

    “Interesting that you keep chanting the ‘liberal lies media’ line, while the ones who are still reporting lies as fact are Fox News.”

    “And yet the racism today comes more and more blatantly from the right and right-wing radio lies. Do get your facts straight.”

  13. Rockngolfer

    Rockngolfer said, over 2 years ago

    Teabagger Allen West finally gave up after a recount showed him still losing. He will probably land over at Faux Noise to spew his hatred.

  14. The Wolf In Your Midst

    The Wolf In Your Midst said, over 2 years ago

    So the protest at the University of Mississippi on the 15th, where protesters screamed racial epithets at our President, came from the left? Who knew that Ole Miss was a hotbed of socialism?!

  15. M Ster

    M Ster said, over 2 years ago

    The Koch brothers, Dick Armey, et al, made chumps out of a bunch of uneducated aging white people. It is kind of like summer day camp for seniors who have nothing else to do. Give them free t-shirts, free bus rides (to town hall meetings), and free snacks. Give them a pep talk and some talking points (instead of camp songs to sing). Then tell them to campaign and vote for people like Michele Bachman, Jim DeMint, Paul Ryan, Todd Akin, etc. (against their better interests).

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