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  • Liberal Group Posted THIS Meme, But BACKFIRES Big Time

    11/01/2015 9:20:19 AM PST · by · 30 replies
    The Federalist Papers ^ | Jason W. Stevens
    The Coffee Party, a liberal Facebook group with nearly a million fans, posted this meme of Thomas Paine, one of America’s founding fathers. While I’m glad to see anyone studying the Founding, it looks like the message was lost on a majority of their left-leaning audience. Below are 11 of the best comments from their readers, with my responses: 1. “That is exactly like trying to reason with a republikkklan” -Ed. You know the KKK was founded by Democrats, right? 2. “Thomas Paine must have anticipated the Tea Party!” -Ed. Yes, he did – the original Tea Party that you’ve...
  • Absence of Justice

    12/08/2014 5:29:21 PM PST · by Bettyprob · 18 replies
    The Coffee Party ^ | December 04, 2014 | Coffee Party USA
    There is an absence of justice in our country. It is keenly felt in African American, Latino and other communities, where racial profiling has resulted in higher arrest rates, convictions and longer sentencing than caucasian offenders. We have criminalized mental illness and substance abuse; our largest treatment centers are the jails and prisons. After arrest, many people are retained without bail to await trial and chances for rehabilitation diminish as the institution-mentality takes root. While incarcerated, men and women are treated like animals and bullying is a survival strategy. This is the setting in which the lack of indictment in...
  • Despite Early MSM Hype, Coffee Party Remains Stuck in Insignificance

    09/29/2014 5:33:57 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 31 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | September 29, 2014 | P.J. Gladnick
    Today is National Coffee Day. Many outlets such as Dunkin' Donuts, Mickey Ds, and others are offering free coffee as a result. And since it is National Coffee Day your humble correspondent, a devout caffeine addict from way back, decided to Google search on all things coffee. What I discovered was something long forgotten by myself and everybody else...assuming they even remembered it in the first place. I am referring to the Coffee Party. Although the Coffee Party is completely gone with the exception of some strange clingers as we shall see, it was kicked off with tremdous hype in...
  • A left-wing Tea Party may be closer than you think

    06/28/2014 9:43:07 PM PDT · by Citizen Zed · 21 replies
    Salon ^ | 6-28-2014 | AP/Susan Walsh/Reuters/Jonathan Ernst/AP/Jason DeCrow
    After supposed RINO Thad Cochran relied in part on African-American voters to defeat Tea Party favorite Chris McDaniel and win the Mississippi GOPs nomination to the Senate, FreedomWorks president Matt Kibbe was very upset. Kibbe was so angry, in fact, that he was moved to petulantly declare, If the only way the K Street wing of the GOP establishment can win is by courting Democrats to vote in GOP primaries then weve already won. This Black Knight-like declaration of victory following conspicuous defeat was widely mocked as yet another example of the Tea Partys preference to curate reality.
  • Man sues McDonald's in N.J., saying hot coffee burned him

    07/02/2013 9:31:46 AM PDT · by Slings and Arrows · 68 replies ^ | July 01, 2013 | Victoria St. Martin
    RIVER EDGE A Florida man filed a lawsuit today claiming he suffered serious burns from a spilled cup of hot coffee while dining at a McDonald's restaurant in Bergen County, according to a report on The 54-year-old plaintiff is seeking an unspecified amount in compensatory and punitive damages, the report said.
  • Occupy Wall Street, Occupy the Fed, Sarah Palin and why the USA is a dying country.

    10/06/2011 10:46:45 PM PDT · by PalinCain2012 · 36 replies
    Unite And State ^ | 10/07/2011 | mary lifton
    I have been trying my best to pay attention to everything happening in the United States and as a political science major one would assume that I would have a great grasp the ebb and flow of the current American Climate. My honest answer when asked has been a resounding- it's confusing. There is something bigger stirring the pot and many people are conflicted. There are people that are so far Right politically that they are almost left and some people that are so far Left that they should just handcuff their own arms-these people are begging for imprisonment. The...
  • The Lefts Pathetic Tea Party

    10/04/2011 7:14:59 PM PDT · by TruthHound · 42 replies
    NRO ^ | 10/4/11 | RICH LOWRY
    The Lefts Pathetic Tea Party The Occupy Wall Street movement is a juvenile rabble. In the Occupy Wall Street movement, the Left thinks it might have found its own tea party. and some unions have embraced the protesters. The left-wing Campaign for Americas Future is featuring them at its conference devoted to reinvigorating progressivism. Liberal opinion-makers have celebrated them Washington Post columnist E. J. Dionne welcomes their spirit, and New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof compares them, astonishingly enough, to the demonstrators at Egypts Tahrir Square. This is a sign either of desperation to find anyone on the...
  • E.J. Dionne Jr. of Washington Post Muses: Can the left stage a Tea Party?

    10/03/2011 7:46:05 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 74 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 10/03/2011 | E.J. Dionne Jr.
    Why hasnt there been a Tea Party on the left? And can President Obama and the American left develop a functional relationship? That those two questions are not asked very often is a sign of how much of the nations political energy has been monopolized by the right from the beginning of Obamas term. This has skewed media coverage of almost every issue, created the impression that the president is far more liberal than he is, and turned the nations agenda away from progressive reform. A quiet left has also been very bad for political moderates. The entire political agenda...
  • Coffee Party Holding Picnic in Berkeley - Banning Jews [SATIRE]

    05/01/2011 11:42:36 AM PDT · by locke22 · 48 replies
    Election Ink Calif Coffee Party ^ | 1 May 2011 | Election Ink
    A live blog follows this "Picnic" of the far left going on today in Berkeley. Snip "LIVE BLOG May 1 - In light of the suspected Teatards infiltrating the picnic, we know they are there, we are holding a 30 second Same Sex Kiss In at 12 noon. Anyone not kissing will be asked, then forced to leave. It is the only thing we can think of to identify the homophobe racist tea patry types. "UPDATE: We have two gay Marines, Mark and Jerry who will be leading the event. They don't have their uniforms with them but Jerry has...
  • The Coffee Party and its discontents

    03/27/2011 11:21:37 AM PDT · by mandaladon · 27 replies
    Polotico ^ | 26 mar 2011 | Ben Smith
    We reported on Thursday of a schism between the progressive wing of the Coffee Party and its leadership. Launched with high hopes last year and seen by some as a progressive answer to Tea Party, the party has instead been an example of the failure to counter the power and energy of the tea party movement -- and its own board members are portraying it as an organizational disaster. This week, the organization also announced the dissolution of the interim board this week, and three board members lashed out against the two cofounders in response. "We are writing to you...
  • Coffee Party 2.0: Similarities Between No Labels and Previous Incarnation Includes Extreme MSM Hype

    12/30/2010 7:18:36 AM PST · by PJ-Comix · 10 replies · 4+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | December 30, 2010 | P.J. Gladnick
    Call it Coffee Party Redux. Before quickly fizzling out the Coffee Party received extreme media hype shorty after its birth last year and now its latter incarnation, No Labels is the recipient of the same kind of treatment in the mainstream media. The similarities don't stop there. Nice Deb at NewsRealBlog has listed the No Labels Declaration and the Coffee Party Mission Statement side by side and as you can see they are virtually identical in their feel good vagueness:
  • Coffee Party of Clarksville slates meeting

    11/15/2010 2:23:03 PM PST · by speciallybland · 24 replies
    The Coffee Party of Clarksville, TN will hold its general meeting Saturday November 13 at Gs Pancake House Restaurant 803 South Riverside Drive, Clarksville, from noon 2 p.m. The public is welcome tojoin the local Coffee Party of Clarksville in working for solutions to some of our nations issues. This meeting is open to the public.
  • Clueless AFP Portrays Coffee Party as a Major Political Force

    10/26/2010 7:45:34 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 12 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | October 26, 2010 | P.J. Gladnick
    Somebody should send a message to the absolutely clueless AFP (Agence France-Presse) news agency: the Coffee Party today is about as signficant a political force as the Prohibition Party. However, in this AFP story by Edouard Guihaire the Coffee Party,  which pretty much died almost at birth, is portrayed as a major political force on a par with the Tea Party. Perhaps Guihaire is new to America and has not woken up to the sad reality of the moribund Coffee Party which even our own liberal mainstream media has given up covering after an initial flurry of hype at the...
  • Tea Party Coloring Book Brings Death Threats?

    10/01/2010 6:59:11 AM PDT · by Brittany Pounders · 13 replies ^ | October 1, 2010 | Brittany Pounders
    A Tea Party coloring book filled with lessons on government, freedom, liberty and faith is causing a stir among crazy leftist all over the country. In fact, they are so incensed that a coloring book would teach such filthy lessons as smaller government, lower taxes, health care choices, and how to write to your Congressmen in Washington that they are sending death threats to the CEO of Big Coloring Books. Nobody said Wayne Bell, Im coming for you and Im going to do this to you, Bell told local CBS affiliate KMOX. But when people say to me (online) Were...
  • Decaffeinated Coffee Party Convention Fizzles Out to Almost No Media Acclaim

    09/27/2010 6:38:24 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 30 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | September 27, 2010 | P.J. Gladnick
    Remember all the media hoopla earlier this year surrounding the birth of the liberal alternative to the Tea Party called the Coffee Party which was founded by former Obama political operative, Annabel Park? Well, despite all the promotion of the Coffee Party by the MSM, it has pretty much fizzled out. The extent of its slide into complete insignificance can be measured by the fact that its national convention in Louisville, KY this past weekend registered almost no media coverage. Perhaps even the MSM was embarrassed by the Coffee Party's current obscurity to the extent that its lasting legacy might...
  • Coffee Party Canned: Local [Alton] Coffee Shop Gives Leftist Group the Boot (Video)

    09/02/2010 7:00:48 AM PDT · by KentTrappedInLiberalSeattle · 26 replies · 1+ views
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 09/02/10 | Jim Hoft
    The local Alton, Illinois chapter of the Coffee Party was told to meet elsewhere after they scheduled a Muslim Speaker for a September 11 meeting. They told the owner of the coffee shop that they were non-political and non-religious. He told them to get lost. Local KMOV has the report:
  • Excuse the Language: Democrats Launch [expletive deleted] Campaign

    08/13/2010 6:58:41 AM PDT · by Brittany Pounders · 38 replies ^ | August 13, 2010 | Brittany Pounders
    No, its not a joke and while some people might be up in arms over it, I think its some of the best news for the Tea Party agenda and its coming right from the enemy camp. Because liberals just know how to keep it classy, theyve decided their campaign against the Tea Party movement will be to launch a new logo with F*ck Tea as its catchy little slogan. Politico writes: "To that end, the Agenda Project, a new, progressive group with roots in New Yorks fundraising scene and a goal of strengthening the progressive movement, has launched the...
  • Coffee Party Legacy: Classic Comedy Videos

    07/13/2010 2:46:01 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 3 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | July 13, 2010 | P.J. Gladnick
    In case you hadn't noticed, and you probably haven't, the Coffee Party which was hyped in the mainstream media as the liberal alternative to the Tea Party movement has pretty much faded away. A recent Washington Post article about another liberal group response to the Tea Parties, "One Nation," didn't even mention the name "Coffee Party." The ultimate political impact of the Coffee Party ended up being somewhere between nil and none. However, there is one lasting legacy of the Coffee Party: classic comedy videos. Most of those videos feature Coffee Party founder, Annabel Park, performing a bizarre stream of...
  • Progressives Form 'One Nation' Coalition to Compete With Tea Party

    07/12/2010 11:10:01 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 62 replies
    Politics Daily ^ | July 12, 2010 | Christopher Weber
    Progressives have launched the left's version of the Tea Party movement. Dubbed "One Nation," it's a grassroots coalition of 170 liberal and civil rights groups that organizers hope will help the progressive cause regain its voice two years after the election of Barack Obama and "counter the Tea Party narrative," The Washington Post reported. "Having been confronted with the specter of the Tea Party . . . we felt it urgent to organize the majority of this country, which voted in 2008 and has gone back to the couch," said Benjamin Jealous, president of the NAACP, one of the movement's...
  • WaPo Writer Attempts to Kickstart New 'Grassroots' Coffee Party Via Another Name

    07/10/2010 8:43:49 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 32 replies · 3+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | July 10, 2010 | P.J. Gladnick
    Psst! Two words that dare not escape the pen of Washington Post writer Krissah Thompson: "Coffee Party."Yes, Ms Thompson writes yet another article about a "grassroots" liberal alternative to the Tea Party movement. If you have a feeling of "been there, done that," it is because Thompson's hype about the "One Nation" movement sounds almost identical to all the PR the mainstream media gave to the faded Coffee Party a few months ago. And the reason why Thompson dare not mention the Coffee Party is that it has devolved into a laughable parody of itself with aimless group therapy sessions...
  • Tea Party: Instantly Attacked by Old Media, Coffee Party: Immediate Respect from Old Media

    04/28/2010 11:06:19 AM PDT · by Mobile Vulgus · 7 replies · 310+ views
    Publius Forum ^ | 04/28/10 | Warner Todd Huston
    Nothing says "media bias" like coffee in the morning. If anyone ever wanted to see an example of the bias of the Old Media no better example can be found than the different ways that it has treated the tea party movement and the coffee party astroturf effort. The tea party movement was initially ignored, then it was ridiculed, then it was attacked as dangerous, but no where in the Old Media was it treated as a valid, powerful political movement despite the literally millions of Americans that have attended them. On the other hand, the astroturf coffee party effort...
  • Coffee party may be winding down ( Colorado )

    04/26/2010 9:45:52 AM PDT · by george76 · 64 replies · 1,628+ views
    Craig Daily ^ | April 26, 2010 | Andy Bockelman
    The Craig chapter of the coffee party political movement has lost some momentum. At the coffee partys Saturday afternoon meeting, organizer Jim Blevins announced that the group might not have any more meetings. His decision was based on attendance, which was limited to three people other than himself. It seems like theres just not enough interest, he said. I did what I could to promote it, but almost no one is interested in understanding whats going on.
  • Newsweek Writer Claims 200,000 Coffee Party Members

    04/24/2010 4:49:43 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 52 replies · 1,499+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | April 24, 2010 | P.J. Gladnick
    Does anyone out there remember the Coffee Parties? You can be forgiven if you have forgotten them. They made a brief appearance due to media driven hype over a month ago and then quickly disappeared from view when they inspired a collective yawn from the public. The photo at right shows a typical Coffee Party "rally" from back then. Typical in that few people showed up to protest against private ownership (aka free enterprise). Even the organizer of the Coffee Party non-movement, Annabel Park, seems to have lost her enthusiasm for the cause as evidenced by her Twitter page. After...
  • The Coffee Party Heats Up [Should Tea Partiers Worry?]

    04/24/2010 1:15:26 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 78 replies · 1,939+ views
    Newsweek ^ | April 24th 2010 | Steve Tuttle
    The Coffee Party Heats Up Tired of all the Tea Party talk, Annabel Park decided to throw a Coffee Partyand 200,000 people showed up. By Steve Tuttle | NEWSWEEK Apr 22, 2010 When Annabel Park imagined what it would be like to head a new national political movement, here is what she had in mind: a coming together of engaged, intelligent citizens who had tired of the angry rhetoric and accusations of the Tea Partiers; Americans of all political persuasions joining in a spirit of equanimity to discuss the nation's problems, and maybe even share a laugh. It was this...
  • Political Notebook: 'Coffee Party' postpones Tucson event

    04/24/2010 11:00:12 AM PDT · by SandRat · 38 replies · 1,062+ views
    Arizona Daily Star ^ | Rhonda Bodfield
    The new Coffee Party, billed as an alternative to the tea party movement with a focus on cooperation in government, had plans for its first big Tucson event to take place in May. The group had been planning a quiet demonstration in front of U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords office to counter the vandalism that resulted in a shattered glass door which happened many political moons ago after her yes vote in March on health care reform. But just a week after advertising it, the group postponed the event. Organizer Barbara Daviss said her party is instead very actively involved...
  • The Coffee Party Heats Up (Newsweak:*200,000* 'showed up' LIE!!)

    04/23/2010 10:47:31 AM PDT · by pillut48 · 26 replies · 1,418+ views
    NewsWEAK ^ | Apr 22, 2010 | Steve Tuttle
    When Annabel Park imagined what it would be like to head a new national political movement, here is what she had in mind: a coming together of engaged, intelligent citizens who had tired of the angry rhetoric and accusations of the Tea Partiers; Americans of all political persuasions joining in a spirit of equanimity to discuss the nation's problems, and maybe even share a laugh. It was this beautiful vision that danced in Park's head on a recent Saturday as she made her way to Busboys and Poets, a cafe in Washington, D.C., for one of nearly 500 Coffee Party...
  • Those Delusional 'Coffee Party' Lefties

    04/20/2010 10:30:48 AM PDT · by Mobile Vulgus · 2 replies · 368+ views
    Publius Forum ^ | 04/20/10 | Warner Todd Huston
    The self-delusional world in which liberals wallow truly is amazing. It takes an Olympic gymnast's level of agility to warp your logic enough to think like one of them and a recent report on the left-wing blather site Newsvine is yet one more example of the backbreaking contortions that liberals must indulge to make themselves feel better. In this post on the presumed falling numbers of the tea party protests and an amusing subsequent praise of the coffee party effort, this left-winger calling himself "MoeZilla" desperately tried to massage the truth in order to make his losing left appear as...
  • The Left Wing's Organized Effort to Destroy the Tea Party

    04/13/2010 9:18:24 AM PDT · by The Conservative Camp · 25 replies · 772+ views
    The Conservative Camp ^ | April 13, 2010 | Robert Ditmar
    There is now an organized effort by the radical, George Soros-funded left wing "progressive movement" to literally infiltrate and destroy the Tea Party movement. One site, called Crash the Tea Party (, says the following on their so-called home page; "Who We Are: A nationwide network of Democrats, Republicans and Independents who are sick and tired of all that loose affiliation of racists, homophobes and morons; who constitute the fake grass-roots movement which calls itself "The Tea Party." What We Want: To dismantle and demolish the Tea Party by any non-violent means necessary. How We Will Succeed: By infiltrating the...
  • Left-Winger's 'Coffee Party' Huge Success in Belleville, Illinois

    04/12/2010 9:28:40 AM PDT · by Mobile Vulgus · 36 replies · 2,129+ views
    Publius Forum ^ | 04/12/10 | Warner Todd Huston
    Well, you really could knock me over with a feather and a red colored one at that. This coffee party thingie was much more successful than I imagined. You may have heard of this coffee party idea that an Obama operative in Virginia tried to start? It's called Coffee Party CCCP sorry, I always get that wrong, it's Coffee Party USA and it was started by one Ann Park, an Obama operative and employee of the New York Times. The diminutive Mz Park has deep ties to the Obama campaign and her coffee party effort is classic astroturf and that...
  • Coffee party wants to make politics civil (Houston Chron Barf Alert)

    04/11/2010 6:58:10 AM PDT · by weef · 34 replies · 880+ views
    Houston Chronicle ^ | 4/11/2010 | LINDSAY WISE
    Minutes before Tenisha Idowu opened a strategy session for the Coffee Party Houston on Saturday, she made a confession. I really do like tea, so much so that I collect little Japanese tea sets, the 26-year-old graduate student from Port Arthur admitted. All of my family thought that was hilarious. The national coffee party movement was born in January, after a documentary filmmaker from Maryland named Annabel Park posted a Facebook status update calling for the creation of a coffee party for those who felt their voices had been drowned out by the conservative tea party movement: Let's get together...
  • More "Out-a-Thug." Is Jim Nardi the Man Who Threatened Andrew Breitbart?

    04/01/2010 9:17:10 PM PDT · by GVnana · 37 replies · 1,581+ views
    4/1/2010 | Andrew Marcus
    This just inPotential identification of the man who threatened to behave in a way which would necessitate his imprisonment if Andrew Breitbart was allowed to remain on a public sidewalk in Searchlight, Nevada.MORE AT LINK
  • Coffee Party Parasites (Coffee Party founder exposed)

    03/02/2010 10:02:19 AM PST · by Free ThinkerNY · 18 replies · 982+ views
    legal insurrection ^ | March 2, 2010 | William A. Jacobson
    The New York Times and Washington Post are promoting a group called the "Coffee Party" organized by filmmaker Annabel Park. The Coffee Party is a political parasite which presents itself as something it is not. As reported in the NY Times, Park presents herself as not hostile to the Tea Party movement, and in fact, hopes to bring some Tea Partiers into her group: Were not the opposite of the Tea Party, Ms. Park, 41, said. Were a different model of civic participation, but in the end we may want some of the same things. .... Ms. Park and chapter...
  • Wait! This Coffee Cup is Full of Astroturf!

    03/04/2010 4:53:48 AM PST · by ConservativeHideout · 9 replies · 506+ views
    The Coffee Party Movement came to our attention last week. I waited to discuss it, as it reeked of a progressive astroturf operation, and I was waiting for evidence of that to emerge. Today, Newsbusters is reporting just that. "John Roberts and Kiran Chetry omitted mentioning that Annabel Park, the founder of the so-called Coffee Party, worked as a volunteer for President Barack Obamas presidential campaign, during an interview on Wednesdays American Morning. The anchors also didnt mention Parks past work for the liberal New York Times. The founder denied that her movement was aligned to any party, and actually...
  • Coffee Party 'founder' in Astroturf hole, keeps digging

    03/19/2010 5:23:16 PM PDT · by neverdem · 27 replies · 1,074+ views
    American Thinker ^ | March 19, 2010 | Thomas Lifson
    Annabel Park, the purported creator of the Coffee Party movement does damage control with the help of CNN, claiming that her movement, aided by Soros-funded organizations and planned at RootsCamp, a left wing organizing workshop held at the teachers union NEA Headquarters, is actually a spontaneous, self-organizing movement. Why I started the Coffee Party By Annabel Park "As the Constitution dictates, we want a government of the people, by the people, for the people. Coffee Party USA is a democracy movement, and our goal is to have the government truly reflect the will of the people." Someone should tell Ms....
  • Strange Brew: Why is the Coffee Party Movement an Overnight MSM Sensation?

    03/18/2010 10:01:12 AM PDT · by KippLanham · 8 replies · 384+ views
    PJTV ^ | March 18, 2010 | PJTV
    Ask anyone in the Tea Party movement and they'll tell you how difficult it is to get any media attention at all, not to mention coverage that is actually fair and accurate, yet the Coffee Party movement sprung up overnight and it's already a media favorite. Find out why and comment here:
  • Wake Up Call for the Tea Party

    03/16/2010 4:57:54 AM PDT · by radioone · 4 replies · 309+ views
    American Thinker ^ | 3-16-10 | Mark J. Fitzgibbons
    Tea Partiers who think they're onto something special are right. In terms of competing with the organized left, though, Tea Partiers are light years and hundreds of millions of dollars behind.
  • LATE FLASH: Coffee Party Debut Sad to the Last Drip

    03/15/2010 5:23:30 PM PDT · by Need4Truth · 18 replies · 1,027+ views
    Canada Free Press ^ | March 15, 2010 | Jerry McConnell
    The weekend of March 13 and 14, 2010 was hailed as the kick-off time for Coffee Parties all across the country which were billed as the liberal response to the Tea Party movement as reported by Alex Pappas in the The Daily Caller, dated 03/13/10 in an article titled: Low-key java drinkers in Washington kick off Coffee Parties. I think I heard a rumor that two individuals who looked suspiciously out of place went into one Washington, DC designated Coffee Party shop looking for a gathering of noisy and speech making revelers and were chagrined to find only two people...
  • The Revenge of the Coffee Party

    03/15/2010 8:56:15 AM PDT · by Big Bureaucracy · 12 replies · 365+ views
    Big Bureaucracy ^ | March 15th, 2010 | Ellie Velinska
    The Coffee Party is an attempt of the left to get back what is theirs and was lost in the arrogance and the hype of the first year of Obama in office. The sweeping Democratic victory in08 made their leaders insensitive to the folks concerns. People who voted for change and realized they got more of the same were chipping off the Democrat Party. The Reagan democrats, the independents were drawn into the tea party movement. The Coffee Party is the proof that Democrats finally realized the Tea Party is not a radical fringe movement, but a safe place for...
  • Coffee Party USA or Communist Party USA?

    03/14/2010 7:33:43 PM PDT · by The Conservative Monster · 11 replies · 632+ views
    The Conservative ^ | 03/14/10 | Steve Cooper
    A new group has emerged to counter the patriot movement in the Tea Parties and they call themselves the Coffee Party USA. This name is eerily similar to the Communist Party USA. Are they just another wing of the Communist Party USA? I believe so... The Coffee Party USA is a perfect example for the average American patriot to understand how clever and devious our enemies are. They are master propagandists and strategists, that spend day and night plotting how to destroy capitalism and this country.
  • The Coffee Party Uses Drupal (Same software as Obama White House ... coincidence?)

    03/14/2010 1:16:03 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 19 replies · 929+ views
    Katonda News Network ^ | March 13, 2010
    You can very easily discuss U.S. politics over a cup of tea or now, coffee. The much popular Sarah Palin 'hand reading' capabilities triggered Americans to find an alternative to the Tea Party. The alternative is the Coffee Party. I can't comment much on the goals or agenda's behind the two new political 'movements' on the US political scene, however, there is some indirect connection between the Coffee Party and Free Software (Muktware) or Open Source. The Coffee Party uses Drupal as their CMS, the same CMS which The White House Uses. For those who don't know what Drupal is,...
  • Coffee Party Group Therapy Session

    03/14/2010 7:50:36 AM PDT · by Xenophon450 · 23 replies · 565+ views
    Youtube ^ | March 13, 2010 | Lee Doren
    All hail the new political class!!! LOL
  • 'Coffee party' debuts in West Palm Beach as 'anti-tea party'

    03/14/2010 9:46:55 AM PDT · by Brandonmark · 104 replies · 2,361+ views
    The Palm Beach Post ^ | March 13, 2010 | George Bennett
    WEST PALM BEACH Venting about the conservative tea party movement and talking at times heatedly about the need for civility in public discourse marked the debut meeting of a local "coffee party" group today. About 40 people showed up for the meeting at a Panera Bread restaurant, where organizer George Papison had booked a small room in expectation of a dozen or fewer. The meeting was one of hundreds planned for today across the nation by Coffee Party U.S.A., a group that sprang from Facebook rantings against the tea party movement by filmmaker and Obama supporter Annabel...
  • Tea Party vs. Coffee Party

    03/14/2010 11:15:05 AM PDT · by jessduntno · 23 replies · 940+ views
    The Web | Today | Anonoymous
    From the web (anonymous): Tea Party: * Individuals have Inalienable Rights that NO GOVERNMENT may infringe upon without their consent. A Right is a restriction on Government Power * That the Constitution is only Valid when taken as an expression of that Consent, and therefore its ORIGINAL MEANING as understood by the people is paramount in determining the laws under which we live. It was a contract between the people to form a government, with limited powers, with all other powers being reserved to the people or to the States. A process for Amendment was provided for changes to the...
  • Coffee vs. Tea: A political movement is brewing

    03/13/2010 9:03:14 PM PST · by neverdem · 124 replies · 2,917+ views
    CNN ^ | March 13, 2010 | Paul Steinhauser
    Washington (CNN) -- The new Coffee Party movement deemed its official kickoff Saturday a "huge success," with dozens of talks held at coast-to-coast coffee shops as members came together to discuss the issues most important to them. Billed by many as an answer to the conservative Tea Party movement, the Coffee Party was born on Facebook just six weeks ago. While the group has become an instant hit online -- it boasts more than 141,000 Facebook fans as of Saturday -- gauging the success of this weekend's coffee meetups was predicted to be an indicator of the... --snip-- Coffee Party...
  • The coffee party miniphenomenon

    03/13/2010 1:43:51 PM PST · by freespirited · 35 replies · 945+ views
    Examiner ^ | 03/13/10 | Michael Barone
    While traveling by air across the country last week, I had occasion to work in an airport lounge which had CNN on the television. During a little more than an hour, the announcer screened videos of two pro-Democratic ads and ran a story on the so-called coffee party movement, formed by a few liberals sympathetic to Democratic policies. It would be interesting to know how much coverage CNN has given to the tea party movement, which has brought something on the order of 1 million people into its gatherings over the past year; more than the coffee party group, I...
  • Coffee Party Astroturf

    03/12/2010 8:06:31 AM PST · by Mobile Vulgus · 11 replies · 394+ views
    Publius Forum ^ | 03/12/10 | Warner Todd Huston
    What is it that the left and the Old Media said about the Tea Party movement? Didn't they say it was not really filled with regular folks and didn't they say it was not really a grass roots level effort because some nefarious "top-down" Republican groups were secretly behind the whole thing? That's what Paul Krugman said in The New York Times. So did Democrat Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi -- after someone taught her was "astroturf" even was, that is. In fact, the whole left-wing Old Media establishment attacked the tea party movement as some fake, manufactured thing...
  • New Groups Emerge to Fill Void After Downfall of Coffee Party

    03/05/2010 9:35:01 AM PST · by gura · 7 replies · 433+ views ^ | 3/5/2010 | Comrade Scott
    New Groups Emerge to Fill Void After Downfall of Coffee Party Hoping to gather citizens upset and saddened by the sudden failure of the new Coffee Party, ACORN has formed new Party groups to harness that energy. We feel that by splitting our people into multiple organizations we can prevent the facists on the right from attacking and defeating us in one blow said current ACORN leader Bertha Lewis. Bertha was kind enough to give the scoop on these new groups in the hope that the publicity would gather people to the cause. She added that radaronline was...
  • Coffee Party Accepts Invitation to Tea

    03/03/2010 3:03:12 PM PST · by Walter Scott Hudson · 28 replies · 623+ views
    New Patriot Journal ^ | March 3, 2010 | Walter Scott Hudson
    MINNEAPOLIS, MN A citizen activist group antagonistic to the political goals of the Tea Party movement has nonetheless indicated a willingness to converse. In what may be characterized as the sincerest form of flattery, video documentarian Annabel Park weeks ago created the Coffee Party Movement. Despite its relatively brief existence, it has already garnered significant media attention, most notably in recent articles by the New York Times and Washington Post. Over the weekend, an open letter was addressed to Park by a member of the Tea Party movement (this writer) welcoming civility and inclusiveness in political discourse, a nod...
  • 'Grassroots' Coffee Party Organizer Exposed as Obama Political Operative

    03/02/2010 3:12:26 PM PST · by PJ-Comix · 43 replies · 1,889+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | March 2, 2010 | P.J. Gladnick
    Surprise! Surprise! It turns out that the "grassroots" organizer of the "progressive alternative" to the Tea Parties, the Coffee Party, has been exposed as an Obama political operative. If you had read the profiles of the Coffee Party founder Annabel Park (photo) in the Washington Post or New York Times you wouldn't have had a hint as to her extensive political activity in the 2008 Obama campaign. So how did William A. Jacobson of Le-gal In-sur-rec-tion discover this "deep secret" that the two major newspapers with their vast resources were unable to find? Well, it required the "tremendous effort" of...
  • Coffee Party Is Grassroots? How About Astroturf! (Started By A Pro-Obama, Pro-Democrat Party Person?

    03/01/2010 7:21:41 PM PST · by Laissez-faire capitalist · 27 replies · 887+ views
    Left Coast Rebel ^ | 2/26/2010 | Conservative Generation
    Washington Post came out today in support of the Coffee Party, a leftist organization that is supposed to be a response to the Tea Party. According to the article, the founder is Annabel Park. Of course it took only five minutes of google searching to expoose the Astroturf here. According to a youtube account, Park is also associated with Asian Americans for Obama. Below is a video of Parks interviewing Kal Penn, an actor who left the TV show House to work for Obama. ...