Tea Party movement evaporates in Will...

Tea Party movement evaporates in Will County

There are 58 comments on the The Herald-News story from Nov 16, 2012, titled Tea Party movement evaporates in Will County. In it, The Herald-News reports that:

Steve Balich said the Will County Tea Party movement he helped organize is disbanding in name, but not spirit, after gains by Democrats in the Nov.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at The Herald-News.

sharky

Schenectady, NY

#21 Nov 18, 2012
Farewell Citizens of New Lenox, my home planet needs me. It's been a slice.

http://www.topix.com/forum/news/internet-trol...
Neighbor

Streator, IL

#22 Nov 18, 2012
Uppppssss Looks like the Herold pulled an Obama. <lol

"Had a conversation with the reporter at The Herald. We talked of the evolution of the Will County Tea Party, not the extinction of it. It is comical to see them take your conversation and to tweak it to fit their narrative. This is what became of the conversation. Go figure.- Tim Kraulidis"

Soooo, he who laughs last, does'nt really need to laugh at all. Sorry Four-More, you were wrong again. But I cut you slack, you were suckered into the false story.
Professor

United States

#23 Nov 18, 2012
hold on wrote:
<quoted text>
Be careful what you ask for you just might get it. The only problem is that you cant or wont accept what is happening. Keep the hardline and see where you end up. That is out in the cold. Out with the old and in with the new. You and your message are falling on deaf ears, your movement is falling apart. The proof is all around you. You think that because a couple of like minded people post with you on this website that all is well. Keep up the good work, your candidates are fairing so well. LOL.
Conservatism is no good. No way. They want jobs, values, morals, fiscal responsibility, a strong economy and military. Thats not good for us. We need to hand out birth control, open abortion clinics all over, more entitlements, support gays, legalize dope, end democracy and capitalism, demonize wealth and business, cripple our defence, Persecute religion, create a big welfare state, support radical nations. Create a large centralized socialist government. Thats tbe direction to move this country forward. HOPE YOU ENJOY YOUR EUTOPIA. Its has not gone over well in the rest of tbe world in case you haven't
noticed.
Peaceful Obama

Frankfort, IL

#24 Nov 18, 2012
At least it will let us off the hook as the world's policeman. I tired of paying for all of Bush's wars. After all, didn't President Obama win the Nobel Peace Prize? I wonder if they included his personal kill list?
hold on

Naperville, IL

#25 Nov 18, 2012
Professor wrote:
<quoted text>
Conservatism is no good. No way. They want jobs, values, morals, fiscal responsibility, a strong economy and military. Thats not good for us. We need to hand out birth control, open abortion clinics all over, more entitlements, support gays, legalize dope, end democracy and capitalism, demonize wealth and business, cripple our defence, Persecute religion, create a big welfare state, support radical nations. Create a large centralized socialist government. Thats tbe direction to move this country forward. HOPE YOU ENJOY YOUR EUTOPIA. Its has not gone over well in the rest of tbe world in case you haven't
noticed.
And you have proved my point for me once again. Its your rhetoric that is harming the party. You should be paid by the democrats to keep pushing out your crap. Its because of you and your type of radical say anything off the top of your head BS that we get slaughtered in elections. In case you had not noticed, we just got our arse handed to us. We lost the presidency to Obama. Thanks again you are the exact type of far right extremist that needs to be exorcised from the republican party.
Neighbor

Streator, IL

#26 Nov 18, 2012
Gee Hold-On??? No response to post #22? <No surprise to anyone out here... Same o'l Hold-On...
hold on

Naperville, IL

#27 Nov 18, 2012
Neighbor wrote:
Uppppssss Looks like the Herold pulled an Obama. <lol
"Had a conversation with the reporter at The Herald. We talked of the evolution of the Will County Tea Party, not the extinction of it. It is comical to see them take your conversation and to tweak it to fit their narrative. This is what became of the conversation. Go figure.- Tim Kraulidis"
Soooo, he who laughs last, does'nt really need to laugh at all. Sorry Four-More, you were wrong again. But I cut you slack, you were suckered into the false story.
Here is your response Neighbor so choke on it. Who cares if the will county tea party is over or renaming itself. You have failed to see the big picture, because you are so damn dumb and blind to what is right in front of you. Obama won, and people were turned off by the extreme rights words and actions. You want more proof, tea party candidates got their arses kicked in worse than even regular republican candidates. Get it. Wake up you damn old fool. Keep peddling your garbage and muck it up with clowns like Professor. You cant see the harm you have done the party. But the funny thing is that republican strategists and party leaders can and did. And they are speaking out against your brand of far right rhetoric. I am going to use your own words against you. You keep on shuffling those deck chairs on the Tea Party Titanic, the ship is sinking and I mean fast. Good riddance to the likes of you and your cohorts.

Does that clear it up for you yet. You and Professor have fun. You are better for the democrats than any thing else they trot out there. Hell even Obama won, that says it all for me.
Neighbor

Streator, IL

#28 Nov 18, 2012
Ahhhh Name calling by Hold-On... He's back. Proved wrong once again, and reverting to name calling. Home sweet home for Hold-On once again.

Ya know, if you ever went to just one TEA Party meeting, those right wing folks you accuse members of would not be in sight. All you'll find is a bunch of clean cut, polite, curtious American patriots. People who unlike you, actually got off the couch to support what they believe in. Some really cute women too, I might add. You've been watching too much Mathews & Maddow my friend. Still, I savor having proved you wrong once again! The truth can be so sweet. <Just say'n
again

Elk Grove Village, IL

#29 Nov 18, 2012
Neighbor wrote:
Ahhhh Name calling by Hold-On... He's back. Proved wrong once again, and reverting to name calling. Home sweet home for Hold-On once again.
Ya know, if you ever went to just one TEA Party meeting, those right wing folks you accuse members of would not be in sight. All you'll find is a bunch of clean cut, polite, curtious American patriots. People who unlike you, actually got off the couch to support what they believe in. Some really cute women too, I might add. You've been watching too much Mathews & Maddow my friend. Still, I savor having proved you wrong once again! The truth can be so sweet. <Just say'n
Once again when Neighbor loses he declares himself the winner. Same old tired Neighbor BS.
irondale guy

Mokena, IL

#30 Nov 18, 2012
The tea party went the way of the 3 cornered hat,
they like most people know the country governs from the middle,not he far right or left.
Mokena trustee's and mayor havn't got the message yet.
Hold On

Naperville, IL

#31 Nov 18, 2012
Neighbor wrote:
Ahhhh Name calling by Hold-On... He's back. Proved wrong once again, and reverting to name calling. Home sweet home for Hold-On once again.
Ya know, if you ever went to just one TEA Party meeting, those right wing folks you accuse members of would not be in sight. All you'll find is a bunch of clean cut, polite, curtious American patriots. People who unlike you, actually got off the couch to support what they believe in. Some really cute women too, I might add. You've been watching too much Mathews & Maddow my friend. Still, I savor having proved you wrong once again! The truth can be so sweet. <Just say'n
Goodbye. You and professor are the two dumbest posters I have ever encountered far and away. Enjoy it's all yours. Post away. Please put down something about me running away it would only be fitting from a horses ass like you
yep

Homer Glen, IL

#33 Nov 18, 2012
hold on wrote:
<quoted text>
First of all you have never proved me wrong. And more importantly I am not upset. It was a humorous post, mainly funny because it is so true. It spells out your "playbook" on here to a T. And I thank you for being so predictable, especially in sticking to the playbook for your response.
And I finished the laundry yesterday. My wife just wonders why I waste my time jabbering on here when I could be washing the floors. So now its on to the Swiffer wet jet.
I'd bet that later on YOU will definitely be getting a little sumtn sumtn *wink*

It's a shrewd, brilliant man that understands and practices "choreplay" ;)
Too Late

Frankfort, IL

#34 Nov 18, 2012
While he was scrubbing the floors, I scrubbed his old lady.
Neighbor

Northbrook, IL

#35 Nov 18, 2012
Hold-On stop acting like a sissy. Come on, zip your pants in the front, put your shoulders back stand up like a man at least. You are embarrasing yourself in front of everybody again. You were "proven" wrong once again, own it like a man. Your sissy name calling, squirming, and whining is rediculous at this point. Now Cowboy up. No biggie, I cut you slack because the paper deceived you with a false story. But now your crying like a little girl again... Just stop that. Man up.
again

Elk Grove Village, IL

#36 Nov 18, 2012
Neighbor wrote:
Hold-On stop acting like a sissy. Come on, zip your pants in the front, put your shoulders back stand up like a man at least. You are embarrasing yourself in front of everybody again. You were "proven" wrong once again, own it like a man. Your sissy name calling, squirming, and whining is rediculous at this point. Now Cowboy up. No biggie, I cut you slack because the paper deceived you with a false story. But now your crying like a little girl again... Just stop that. Man up.
You really are such a sexist pig. Your tired old insults just prove it over and over again. You are "embarrasing" yourself in front of everybody again.
bye bye

New Lenox, IL

#37 Nov 18, 2012
sharky wrote:
Farewell Citizens of New Lenox, my home planet needs me. It's been a slice.
http://www.topix.com/forum/news/internet-trol...
Thanks Satan!!!!!!! I'm sure you'll be meeting a few of your fans again one day.
Professor

United States

#38 Nov 18, 2012
hold on wrote:
<quoted text>
And you have proved my point for me once again. Its your rhetoric that is harming the party. You should be paid by the democrats to keep pushing out your crap. Its because of you and your type of radical say anything off the top of your head BS that we get slaughtered in elections. In case you had not noticed, we just got our arse handed to us. We lost the presidency to Obama. Thanks again you are the exact type of far right extremist that needs to be exorcised from the republican party.
If my position is radical. Your sicker than I thought.
Neighbor

Northbrook, IL

#39 Nov 19, 2012
Awe Professor, he's harmless enough. We'll keep schooling him into manhood and literacy. I mean, how far can you get in life being like Hold-On? He embarrases himself out here "almost" every day, but once in 20, he say's something ok. He's still got a chance I think. He's probably thinking about every word I said, and tormented about being wrong yet again.
Concerned Citizen

Chicago, IL

#40 Nov 19, 2012
I just want to thank the tea baggers for turning the election in the Democrats favor. Great job, guys!
Tim

Oswego, IL

#41 Nov 19, 2012
This is a slap in face and more insulting than the the tea party. The Plainfield Township Republican Organization is filled with fringe social conservatives. It's the number one reason I didn't join them. Now they are going to claim their are a fiscal party even though all their local elected candidates raise taxes and fees and fill their own pockets. This will be brought up in April

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