Tea Party zealots embrace a slew of conspiracy theories, some of them quite goofy.
Now Debra Medina, the Tea Party candidate for governor of Texas, is flirting with conspiracy theories about September 11, 2001—the crackpot notion that the New York City and D.C. attacks were an "inside job."
This is seriously kooky stuff, but hardly surprising given the fantasy-based nature of the Tea Party movement. On the bright side, this may be a sign that the Medina campaign is going nowhere.
The details, from the Austin Statesman, here.