April 23, 2010

Why the Tea Partiers are Angry: in their own, er, Words.

Socialist agenda. Redistribution of wealth. Tyranny of the Government? Mandatory Health Care. You have to do that or we’ll put you in jail. End the Fed. They’re gonna give us a pill! End of life as we know it in America. Everybody, there’s a Communist living in the White House!

And fishing.

Hilarious or depressing? Yes.

Stay tune for the one fact in the whole video, at the end.

Via Huffington Post:

A correspondent for New Left Media ventured out among the tea partiers during their tax day protests in Washington D.C. to interview them about what it is that’s fueling their fierce opposition to the government in general and President Obama in particular.

Suffice to say, the answers involve lots of wild-eyed claims about tyranny and socialism. Highlights include a woman gravely warning “Obama is considering banning fishing in America,” as well as another dressed in a ball and chain outfit to illustrate how our liberties are being constrained.


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On Thursday, April 15, Tea Partiers from around the country gathered in the nation’s capital to protest what they percieved to be egregious increases in taxation under the Obama administration, despite taxes having actually been lowered for 98% of working Americans.

The usual anti-science and nativist rhetoric, and praise of Fox News personalities, ensued.

This NEW LEFT MEDIA film was produced and edited by Chase Whiteside (interviewer) and Erick Stoll (camera operator) with additional camera work from Kasey Hosp.

We apologize for the poor sound quality and shortage of sunlight, the event was held late and music –this was something of a Tea Party Woodstock–was playing throughout.

President Obama Cut Taxes for 98 Percent of Working Americans in 2009, from the non-partisan Citizens for Tax Justice:

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