Salon's Steve Kornacki gives the best summation defining the tea party movement that I've heard so far. They're actually loud mouthed whiners (my description) unhappy about losing the elections. They're hard core small government, no tax egotists who are ready to blame poor people for their own bad decisions. You know, the same way Jesus blamed the lepers, prostitutes and criminals. Rachel Maddow uncovers the great tea party "Republican base."