Lawsuit over "Tea Party" Name

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    No doubt, but can't you see the Lib's getting a hold of this and running things like, Tea Party Splits, or some other crap like that.
     
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    The really sorry thing is, you tea baggers did this to yourself.
     
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    It won't matter.

    The Tea Party Movement is about specific issues. If some liberal slaps on a Tea Party Label - but once he opens his mouth and starts talking about progressive policies, he'll lose credibility.
     
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    See, you guys should have stuck with "teabaggers" and then no one would have fought you over it.

    :lol:
     
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    It's actually a virtue - there is no national organization (no one neck for you OCD Sexual Fetishists to cut).

    There are millions of people - 24% of Americans now self-identify with the Tea Party Movement - it's local and grassroots. A problem in one area does not infect the whole.

    It's just like a well designed distributed computing network.

    :)
     
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    That is the beauty of the Tea Party. It's all local and grass roots and should stay that way to keep the participants energized and involved
     
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    Grass roots?

    Bullshit.......the tea bagger movement is astro turf and imported sod lawns.
     
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    They could change their name to the Bowel Movement.
     
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