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walldude Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-17-11 12:55 PM
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Is it time to show up at every Tea Party Event? In huge numbers?
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Edited on Sun Apr-17-11 12:55 PM by walldude
The fact is, when 200 people show up for a Tea Party rally it's a MSM top story. When half a million middle class workers show up to protest it's a non event.

Yesterday we got some coverage, but only because the press was there to fawn over The Wasilla Shrilla and her mini army of zombie followers.

You can see the press doing it's best not to admit there were 10 times the number of counter protesters. You have to admit cell phones and the internet are coming in very handy. Imagine if there was no alternate media. The world would think we are a nation of baggers.

Maybe we should be scheduling all our "events" to coincide with Bagger gatherings. It seems to be the only way to get the media to admit that.. well to admit that they are full of shit and that we outnumber the baggers 10 to 1.
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  -Is it time to show up at every Tea Party Event? In huge numbers? walldude  Apr-17-11 12:55 PM   #0 
  - Why yes, yes it is.  Snoutport   Apr-17-11 12:55 PM   #1 
  - YES! YES! YES!  katanalori   Apr-17-11 01:00 PM   #2 
  - I think it's a great idea  LynneSin   Apr-17-11 01:00 PM   #3 
  - Past the time!  lonestarnot   Apr-17-11 01:00 PM   #4 
  - Couldn't agree more!  classof56   Apr-17-11 01:02 PM   #5 
  - I would suspect the the baggers were probably a little rattled  ThoughtCriminal   Apr-17-11 01:09 PM   #6 
  - Fuck Them  BobbyBoring   Apr-17-11 01:23 PM   #8 
  - Hell Yeah!  Donnachaidh   Apr-17-11 01:23 PM   #7 
  - My all time favorite  walldude   Apr-17-11 01:28 PM   #10 
     - and mine ...  Bozita   Apr-17-11 04:55 PM   #16 
  - It's way overdue, imo  livetohike   Apr-17-11 01:28 PM   #9 
  - walldude  barbtries   Apr-17-11 01:56 PM   #11 
  - Yes!!!  butterfly77   Apr-17-11 02:08 PM   #12 
  - Let 'em cower in the shadow of real American democracy  Blue Owl   Apr-17-11 03:25 PM   #13 
  - I can't stand Palin's nails-on-a-chalkboard voice.  HopeHoops   Apr-17-11 04:37 PM   #14 
  - Well if you had been in Madison you wouldn't have  walldude   Apr-17-11 04:47 PM   #15 
  - In desperate times....  The Nexus   Apr-17-11 05:14 PM   #17 
  - good idea nt  G_j   Apr-17-11 05:15 PM   #18 
  - I am in. nm  rhett o rick   Apr-17-11 05:49 PM   #19 
  - There are a LOT of ideas for actions........  socialist_n_TN   Apr-17-11 06:15 PM   #20 
  - We don't own or control the private MSM  KurtNYC   Apr-18-11 11:02 AM   #21 
  - well see that's the idea  barbtries   Apr-18-11 12:32 PM   #22 
     - If the goal of a demonstration is to get airtime on MSM then it is doomed  KurtNYC   Apr-18-11 01:30 PM   #23 
        - maybe.  barbtries   Apr-18-11 02:38 PM   #27 
           - I feel like the internet is the ultimate democracy tool and  KurtNYC   Apr-18-11 04:07 PM   #28 
  - a splendid idea! -nt  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-18-11 01:32 PM   #24 
  - We should... absolutely!  JuniperLea   Apr-18-11 01:34 PM   #25 
  - Yes! Wear blue so the idiot media can't lie about the numbers...  chaska   Apr-18-11 02:09 PM   #26 
  - Yes, and I've been saying it for years.  Capitalocracy   Apr-18-11 04:10 PM   #29 
 

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