... the real spirit of America seems to be alive and well: Tea Party Update. And gee, the media is starting to notice. If it makes the wires, even The Inquirer may catch on.
This is worth more attention than what the talking heads blather about and what you may read about in NYRB (that means you, Bryan - now that you've got the boots, it's time you became a redneck like me).
And just to scare the hell out of everybody, there's this: