The Revolution will be from the Right and reprise the first American Revolution: [HT: Glenn Reynolds]
Unfortunately for the Johnny Roccos of the GOP, the old way of doing business isn't working anymore. It happened in the Massachusetts special election that sent Mr. Brown to Washington, and it's happening again. The national GOP is being disintermediated via the Internet. No wonder they're upset. The people's choice, Joe Miller — endorsed by Sarah Palin and with major funding from the Tea Party Express — is battle ready:
Joe Miller … accused the National Republican Senatorial Committee of "meddling" in the contest while charging that his opponent was trying to "pull an Al Franken."
Read the whole thing; it may be the most illuminating post of the summer.
It would be the most delicious of ironies if the Revolution that has been gestating since the 1960's, encapsulated in the slogan "Power to the People", were to finally hatch in the 2010's, run by the children and grandchildren of the 60's generation, using the technology their parents developed and they have grown up with. The Ruling Class have no idea what they are up against and are being blind-sided by an angry, though generally polite, American people; if they continue to rule in a fashion inimical to the People's interests, they can fully expect a less polite electorate in 2012.