'In the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.'
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Saturday, October 29, 2011

What's Good For The Goose ...

This seems only fair:
Richmond tea party: Charge Occupy protesters or refund $10,000 we spent to rally in Virginia
Associated Press

Richmond, Va. — The Richmond tea party is demanding a refund of about $10,000 from the city, claiming it unfairly charged them for rallies while allowing the Occupy protesters to use the same space for several weeks for free.

The political organization is sending the city an invoice for the charges incurred for three rallies held in Kanawha Plaza over the past three years. The Occupy protesters have been camped in the plaza since Oct. 15.

Richmond Tea Party spokeswoman Colleen Owens says it's not fair that her group had to pay fees for permits, portable toilets, police presence and emergency personnel. The group also had to purchase a $1 million insurance policy.

Tea party groups across the nation have raised similar concerns since the protests spread from New York earlier this month. [link]
It seems there are a lot of allowances being made for that stinky, lawless mob of clueless losers who have rallied behind the "Occupy Wall Street" banner.