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Scenes From the DC Tea Party: More Photos!

Last updated: 07/31/2020 08:00 | 04/15/2009 11:26
Daniel James

Here’s a supplement to Aaron’s great photo spread from this afternoon’s rally.

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Remember: Fox News reported on these rallies. It didn’t promote them!

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This was a popular theme, along with references to images of President Obama’s bow to the King of Saudi Arabia.

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Another talk radio trope that made many appearances.

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For some reason this woman brushed off reporters and photographers, which means we may never learn where the president was really born.

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Lots of kids handled signs, although the best use of the young was:

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Clarissa Knox, and her as-yet-unborn baby.

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This grassroots protest mysteriously attracted a number of conservative pundits. Here’s Steve Moore, a Wall Street Journal op-ed page editor who appears on CNBC and Fox.

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Radio host and Fox News pundit Laura Ingraham, who at one point drew a bigger crowd than the speakers on the stage at the other side of the park.

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One of Fox’s frequent business commentators.

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Griff Jenkins does interviews for Fox News, which did not promote these protests.

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Did you know “Obama” rhymes with the first name of the 9/11 mastermind? It’s true!

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A surprisingly rare teabag sighting.

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Godwin in full effect.

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Some promotion for Sen. Arlen Specter’s (R-Pa.) primary opponent.

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Some New Deal revisionism.

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Her tax dollars pay for illegal immigration.

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A nice combo of Birtherism and “In Living Color” references.

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And we close with Ayn Rand.

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Daniel James | Daniel James is an author, keynote speaker, and entrepreneur who is a professional coach and gerontologist. Daniel holds a bachelor's degree from Georgia Tech, a master's degree from UCLA, a diploma in gerontology from the University of Boston, as well as a Professional Coaching Certification.


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