If only it was part of the vast right wing conspiricy. I might actually be paid to do this. If only to keep it a secret.
Before getting into the paranoid left-wing conspiracy theory about the tea party movement sweeping the nation, I wanted to post the audio from my interview today on G. Gordon Liddy’s radio show. He asked me about the tea party movement, which I explained for his listeners. It went really well, and is about 18 minutes into this podcast.
Left wing bloggers and two hack writers at Playboy’s blog are alleging that there is a giant Koch Industries conspiracy behind the tea party movement sweeping the nation. They argue that Rick Santelli of CNBC, the Koch Foundation and FreedomWorks somehow conspired to run an “astroturf” campaign to oppose president Obama’s massive spending and bailout plans. These guys actually think that the plan was hatched last year before Obama was elected, and “sleeper blogs” were created to be ready for the Santelli rant, which would activate an apparent grassroots movement against Obama’s policies.
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