The Tea Party may make a fine demagogue, but please get your facts in a row. They are hardly to blame for our current situation.
"If you are under 30 and a conservative, you have no heart. If you are over 30 and not a conservative, you have no brain."
The truth is that most people just want to get through their day without being harassed. If it isn't their own door getting kicked down, very few people will do anything at all to rock the boat.
The whole victim-mentality that runs rampant makes my blood boil: "He had bad parenting" "She wasn't potty trained properly" "The breweries make beer taste too good" "I have a disease" blah blah blah fucking excuses blah blah blah.
... mmmmmm... Beer.
Personally I haven't paid much attention to the whole 'where was he born' bit. But the requirement is there. If you don't like it, well hey, the document ALSO explains the process you can use to amend it.
A man is known by the company he organizes. -- Ambrose Bierce