corporations are not people, no matter what the right wing supreme court wants to think. Libertarians are completely off their nut if they think that picking corporate power over government power will make a better country.
so a / the Tea Party is basically a bunch of xenophobic upper-middle class people, who wish to aspire the common good to greatness (as long as they can over see it).... just as in the good old days?
it is interesting how the fog of domestically based turmoil might function to obscure what is being done further afield. kind of like, 'dont worry about the people in that other land, especially when those in the next street are threatening to undermine what is important to you!'
Just coz you don't understand it
Doesn't mean it makes no sense!