Online conservative activists have rallied to CNBC’s Rick Santelli’s call last for a “Nationwide Tea Party” to protest the economic "stimulus," bailouts, and erosion of liberty.
Here are some "tea parties" coming to cities across Pennsylvania (note: these are tea parties of the Boston Tea Party type, not the kind taken with crumpets).
- Pittsburgh: Friday, February 27 @ noon. Market Square Details (or here) UPDATE: may be canceled due to likely rain.
- Philadelphia: Friday, February 27 @ noon. Independence Hall. Details
- Philadelphia II: Saturday, February 28 @ noon. Independence Hall. Details
- Harrisburg: Saturday, March 7 @ noon. Capitol Steps (updated location). Details
- Update: Pittsburgh II: Saturday April 11 @ noon. The Fountain at Point State Park. Details.
- Facebook Listing of Events
- Nationwide Chicago Tea Party
- Don't Go Movement
- Smart Girl Politics
Also, Santelli responds to White House spokesman remarks that he should shut up and go along with the flow.