Thousands rally at the Tennessee State Capitol at the Tax Day Tea Party in downtown Nashville, Tennessee

 
Thousands rally at the Tennessee State Capitol at the Tax Day Tea Party in downtown Nashville, Tennessee
Phillip Smith of Bedford County, Tennessee, takes part in a rally at the Tennessee State Capitol at the Tax Day Tea Party in downtown Nashville, Tennessee, April 15, 2009. Protests were also held in Washington, Chicago and Boston, loosely inspired by the 1773 Boston Tea Party rebellion against British colonial taxes, which helped spark the American revolution. REUTERS/Harrison McClary (UNITED STATES POLITICS BUSINESS)