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CNN's cozy relationship with the tea party just keeps getting cozier.
Today, the cable channel touts "tax day" as a "boon" for Republicans on its website:
The linked article, headlined "'Tax day' a boon for prez contenders' face time," is ostensibly about the "new political importance" of April 15, which, "for many conservatives … has become a day to protest taxes they deem too high and government, they feel, has run amok." But the article is filled with so many qualifiers and hypotheticals, it reads more like an invitation to conservatives to protest, rather than an attempt to cover them doing so. Take a look at some highlights: