5. The bottom line is that anyone with a brain knows this isn't true. Viguerie and the Tea
Party leaders are making a killing out of selling the RW rubes on their bullshit. They have to keep it up to keep the money rolling in. There is a whole industry of RW snake oil based on this niche market. Just think of all the gold, guns and "survival" stocks these guys have sold (think Glenn Beck). If they moderate, they'll lose sales.