Update 2/19/2009: THIS MAY BE THE MOST IMPORTANT VIDEO OF THE 21ST CENTURY. That's no exaggeration. Rick Santelli was on Kudlow tonight and said there definitely will be a Tea Party in Chicago in July. (Source: The Chicago Tea Party blog)
If you know your history, you know that large revolutions have often started with seemingly small speeches or seemingly insignificant acts. Rick Santelli's defiant speech on the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade today (full transcript) may be one of those watershed moments that get huge word of mouth. WATCH IT HERE:
They inspire people to organize, to write to their representatives, to march, to rally, and sometimes... To go into full revolutionary mode. We're not talking street marches or gatherings in parks.
WE'RE TALKING ABOUT STORMING THE GATES, PEOPLE. King Barack Hussein Obama has been on the thrown for a month. Already, his subjects are restless. Very, very restless. If you have not seen this video (below), you must watch it now.