Bwahahahahahaha…can you believe it (of course you can)?
The Tea Party Patriots, which describes itself as the nation’s largest tea party organization, called on the actor “to apologize for his divisive and irresponsible comments” in an email sent to reporters on Wednesday.
On the “Smiley and West” radio show, Jones recently said, “I think I have figured out the tea party. I think I do understand racism because I was taught to be one by my grandmother.”
Right. No reason for the acclaimed actor to make those remarks or to see the Tea Party as rife with extremists. None at all. How about some of the merch being hawked at actual Tea Party and right-wing websites (via Samuel Warde):