Thursday, February 19, 2009

This Revolution Is Being Televised (Updated)

CHICAGO TEA PARTYFRIDAY, FEB 27, NOON Start: Daley Plaza, 50 W. Washington End: Michigan Ave Bridge (Tribune Tower) NOT IN CHICAGO? THIS IS A NATIONWIDE EVENT! CLICK FOR TEA PARTIES IN OTHER CITIES THIS FRIDAY ************************************************************* 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. 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. Also see: Related links below the video. RELATED: Rick Santelli's Anti-Obama "Rant Heard Around the World" Chicago Tea Party blog The Pulse of Revolution Has Begun Rick Santelli Speaks for the Silent Majority CNBC's Santelli Explains His Anti-Obamanomics Call for Revolt CNBC's Santelli incites traders in Chicago, calls for a 'tea party' CNB RSS Feed