Rick Santelli went on a State Rights diatribe on North Carolina’s GOP partisan attack on powers of the new Democratic governor. Jeff Greenfield grimaces.
Tea Party Accomplished Their Mission Do not believe the headlines. The Tea Party did not lose. After the primaries on Tuesday the post mortem began. Breitbart.com published the article “Tea Party Grapples with Tuesday Losses.” The New York Times published the article “G.O.P. Establishment Sees Its Candidate Win North Carolina Senate Primary.” CNN.com published the […]
Who could forget the Rant from Rick Santelli. There he was on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange at some trading desk ranting against the Obama administration pondering helping those with ridiculously high mortgages. He claimed that doing so would encourage bad behavior. He then solicits a response from fat car traders. Afterwards he states these traders […]
Rick Santilli turned his 15 minutes of fame into continuous waves of attention by losing his cool on CNBC periodically. He attempts to show righteous indignation at politicians for their level of irresponsibility in solving the country’s economic woes. What Mr. Santelli fails to acknowledge is that he is part of the problem. He has […]