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Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Tea Partiers Hold Flash Mob Outside Peabody Energy; Coal Co Kicks Supporters to the Curb

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"You'll see that these people never talk about global warming or the environmental impact of relying so heavily on coal," said Klogsbrun, who, just to be clear, is an anti-coal activist who attended the rally as an observer. She stuck out to Daily RFT immediately as the only person there wearing a green shirt (which you might say is emblematic of larger philosophical disagreements between herself and the pro-coal movement).

Daily RFT missed the beginning of Gateway Grassroots demonstration, but here's how we fiendishly imagine Peabody's cruel eviction went down:

It's also worth mentioning that a number of Todd Akin supporters also crashed the rally. We recognized several of the ladies from his Missouri Women Standing with Akin video in attendance. Like we said, it was a Tea Party rally, and it seems everyone is on board with the motto "anyone but McCaskill" at this point.

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