You can thank CNBC's Rick Santelli for his rant on cable TV that has gotten a lot of taxpayers thinking.
Santelli asked traders on the floor: "This is America! How many of you people want to pay for your neighbor's mortgage that has an extra bathroom and can't pay their bills? Raise their hand. (no hands raised, lots of booing) President Obama, are you listening?"Boston had a tea party thanks to people being over taxed. It's about time for another one.
“You know, Cuba used to have mansions and a relatively decent economy. They moved from the individual to the collective. Now, they’re driving ‘54 Chevys, maybe the last great car to come out of Detroit. [Traders are] thinking of having a Chicago Tea Party in July. All you capitalists that want to show up to Lake Michigan, I’m gonna start organizing...”
Tea Parties are being organized in San Diego, Chicago, Fayetteville, NC, San Diego, Omaha, Kansas City and Atlanta.
Here's how to organize your own.