“In the late summer of 2009, as the recession-ravaged
economy bled half a million jobs a month, the country seemed to lose its
mind,” The New York Times says, kicking off its 10th anniversary
retrospective of the tea party movement. As you can imagine, the rest of the
article continues in this vein, portraying conservatives who organized against
Obamacare as a bunch of vulgar radicals.
Yet even this kind revisionism wasn’t enough for most
contemporary leftists, who see everything…