Rock band to profit from teaparty.com
A Canadian rock band called The Tea Party looks set to earn hundreds of thousands of dollars from the sale of its website teaparty.com
The Ontario-based band has become inundated with requests to
buy the site that shares the same name as US political movement
the Tea Party, which has supported prominent Republicans such
as Sarah Palin and Michele Bachmann.
Jeff Burrows, Stuart Chatwood and Jeff Martin formed The Tea
Party in 1990 and registered
the site in 1993. After pioneering a style of Middle
Eastern music called Moroccan Roll, the band achieved limited
success before it split up in 2005.
But as the profile of the US conservative political...
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