publication date: Saturday, August 3, 2019 (part of Summer 2019)
clue: This cable news editor got a very influential party started.
explanation: Santelli made remarks on CNBC in February 2009 that the government was behaving irresponsibly and that there ought to be a "Chicago Tea Party" to echo the historical event in Boston. This is credited with igniting the Tea Party movement in 2009. more…
intended difficulty: medium