But Krugman seems to have lost it with this piece. He normally tries to write “above” the rabble. I think he’s mad at himself and conservatives because he’s been forced to write about this “tea party” thing.
Thousands Preparing to Descend on Boston for Tax Day Tea Party April 15
Tea party protests coming to Kentucky
April 13 in History
Birth of Lord North, British prime minister from 1770-82. His tax on tea provoked the Boston Tea Party and his policies ultimately led to Britains loss of America.
Fairfield taxpayers plan TEA Party, too
Trussville to Host Tax Day Tea Party
See you at the Grand Junction Tea Party
Rally takes aim at U.S. debt
Boise Tea Party
Who “forced” him?
Do editors commonly hold their writers at gunpoint?
I have no idea what, if anything, tea parties will ultimately accomplish but it’s better than sitting around the house complaining and doing nothing where no one can hear you but your dog.
If nothing else, they burrow under the left’s skin.
That’s good enough reason for me....:)