National Review: Tea Party Coined the Phrase "Teabag"

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    Rise of an Epithet by Jay Nordlinger on National Review / Digital

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    The first big day for this movement was Tax Day, April 15. And organizers had a gimmick. They asked people to send a tea bag to the Oval Office. One of the exhortations was “Tea Bag the Fools in D.C.” A protester was spotted with a sign saying, “Tea Bag the Liberal Dems Before They Tea Bag You.” So, conservatives started it: started with this terminology. But others ran with it and ran with it.
     
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    Yep they sullied the once respectful term of teabagger? ;)
     
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    Douche Bag John Mayer Threatens To 'Teabag' Drunk, Underage Fans

    The Alleged Teabagging of Reggie Love


     
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    Why do guys do stuff like that to each other?

    I had one friend do the "hamburger" to me once, and it was quite disturbing.
     
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    Urban Dictionary: the hamburger

    :eusa_eh:

    :lol:
     
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    He gave me no warning..
     
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    Yep....glad to see that my recollections were correct.
     
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    First, the article is from Dec 09.

    Second, it refers to the one sign at one Tea Party

    Third, you liberal Cocksuckers know that TeaBagger is on offensive phrase but you scumbags and motherfuckers still like using it
     
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