'Audit the IRS' Tea Party rally set for today on Capitol Hill

The Tea Party stars will be out this afternoon on the west lawn of the Capitol building when tens of thousands are expected to attend a rally protesting IRS targeting of conservative groups. "Audit the IRS' rally will feature notable speakers like Glenn Beck, Rand Paul, and Michele Bachmann. Glenn Beck made a pitch for his listeners to attend on his radio show yesterday: Beck urged his listeners to attend the event, saying it was his first time asking supporters to join him in Washington since his 2010 "Restoring Honor" rally. "We're on the Titanic. Not all of us are going to make it. And unless you have some urgency, we're all going to die," Beck said. Really? Better check my lifejacket. Actually, the event promises to be the biggest Tea Party demonstration since 2010: "At noon tomorrow, we are going to tell the world about how the IRS tried to crush the Tea Party movement," organizers with the Tea Party Patriots organization said in an email to supporters. "Thousands of...(Read Full Post)