For a few days/weeks/who knows because its clear these people have no gainful employment, before the Wisconsin recall, a group of dedicated Wisconsin recall supporters gathered in the shadow of the capitol to do the one thing they believed would convince their state to end the tyrannous reign of Scott Walker: host a sing-a-long.
Sadly, Tuesday, their acoustically trimmed dream of taking their melodious message to the halls of power ended, and with it, their illusion of usefulness. Some met this devastating news with disbelief. Others, acceptance. Some, song.
Others decided to heckle the CNN bus. Because, obviously.
Thankfully, this peaceful yet angsty meetup did not empty central casting. There were still enough angry hippies left on the Wisconsin streets to march around in the afternoon and occasionally clash with police officers.
That goddam Tea Party. Always so f***ing violent.