The extreme left have controlled the D-baggers for decades.
Just like they did an overkill of the term racist, they are now doing the same with the Tea Party. It has lost its impact to Americans - yet they continue to hammer away. They can’t even define the tea party because it isn’t actually an organization - its made up of like-minded Americans who want smaller government, less taxes and integrity in our elected officials. Of course, they would be against that - its foreign to their nature.