By now Internet and Facebook addicts have probably heard about the Coffee Party USA -- or should it be called a "movement"? It's a kind of progessive answer to the Tea Party movement.
Here's what they say about themselves:
We want a society in which democracy is treated as sacrosanct and ordinary citizens participate out of a sense of civic duty, civic pride, and a desire to contribute to society. The Coffee Party is a call to action. Our Founding Fathers and Mothers gave us an enduring gift — Democracy — and we must use it to meet the challenges that we face as a nation.
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Check out how the Coffee Party Movement began. See video here.
80,521 have become Coffee Party USA fans on Facebook by March Fourth!!