Jones finds it ironic that those who see government as the problem refer to themselves as patriots.

Former Obama Adviser Brews A Different Tea Party : NPR.

Considering the apathy shown by the majority of Americans in confronting the Tea Party’s absolutists positions, it seems ironic that a movement would be built around these individuals.  One must applaud the attempt at building pluralism, but I have to wonder how much energy Jones’ is likely to find on the liberal side of the ideology scale.