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MoveOn's Co-Founder has the Tea Party's Co-Founder Over for--Tea

para_dimz Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 10:45 AM
Think of the WWII alliances: USA, China, Russia, Viet Nam, India and how they all went different ways after the war. Sometimes you fight the battle in front of you with alliances as they present, saving battles with your allies for another day.

It was only a living room conversation. But: this living room conversation, earlier in the month, was between two clashing political titans: the co-founder of MoveOn.org, Joan Blades, and the co-founder of Tea Party Patriots, the largest and most authentic of the Tea Party groups, Mark Meckler. Neither represented their respective organizations; they were there in their personal capacities only: Tabula rasa, all to the good.

A great rapport, without compromising principles, developed. Will this prove of importance? One can but consider the observation of the great quantum physicist Niels Bohr: “How wonderful that we have met with a...