Posts Tagged ‘tea party’
Artist Ron English went to the US-Mexico border for April Fool's day and pulled a few pranks. The above sign is one of them. Unfortunately this piece of sociopolitical satire is going to backfire because the Tea Party will find out about it and demand that it be permanently installed at every border crossing. (more…)
This sounds like a great idea: An electorate unschooled in basic budget facts is a major obstacle to controlling the nation’s deficit, not to mention addressing a host of economic and social problems. We suggest that everyone who files a tax return receive a “taxpayer receipt.” This receipt would tell them to the penny what their taxes paid [...]
The official Tea party website, teaparty.org, has apparently been compromised by los del 4chan (NSFW). The "Photos" section of teaparty.org currently links to this url, which (duh, 4chan!) now contains lots of porn and racist/shock visual jokes.