- Drones from the deep: Pentagon develops ocean-floor attack robots
- Michigan mayor slaps back atheists’ try to erect ‘reason station’ at city hall
- PHILLIPS: Where is the conservative establishment?
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- ISTOOK: IRS “wants to throw us in jail,” says tea party leader
- Easter woes: Chocolate costs soar, becoming ‘unaffordable’ luxury
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- Special Forces’ suicide rates hit record levels — casualties of ‘hard combat’
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- Toronto Mayor Rob Ford thanks supporters at re-election campaign bash
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Not long after the Tea Party sprang into being in the spring of 2009, America's elites started vilifying the movement. In an article worthy of a class-action libel suit, the New York Review of Books depicted the Tea Party's first march on Washington as a parade of bigots. Ex-president Jimmy Carter spit venom at Tea Partiers by saying they resented an African-American president - a baseless charge of racism willingly echoed by the media.