The Tea Party’s Success May be Sarah Palin’s Demise

Hopeless and Despair are Exploited and Directed to a Scapegoat

The seduction of the Tea Party for the people on the ground is obvious; they feel politicians are betraying them. They don’t trust Washington. They’re threatened by change. These elements never change; they are always ripe for manipulation by the dirtiest politicians who appeal to fear. All they need is a scapegoat upon which to funnel their impotent rage.