A Quincy, Ill., Tea Party protest convened this afternoon as President Barack Obama spoke at the nearby convention center.  Things got SO out of hand, the SWAT team was called in for crowd control.  Check out some of the horrifying images from the riot, via GatewayPundit:



In the background, in full riot gear... probably feeling pretty silly...



Reports from the scene are that the rowdy tea party group broke out into song with a spontaneous rendition of 'God Bless America.'  Good thing they had tear gas on hand in case things got out of control...




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