2011-10-28 / On Second Thought
Don’t compare “Occupy Wall Street” to the Tea Party
For weeks I’ve watched as the media has compared the recent “Occupy Wall Street” protests to the Tea Party rallies that began in early 2009. Those comparisons leave me scratching my head. First, let’s dispense with the obvious: I’m a conservative Republican, and I have much more in common with Tea Party folks than I do the Occupy Wall Street protesters.