Where was the tea party on Election Day? [VIDEO]

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      Jamie Weinstein

      Jamie Weinstein is Senior Editor of The Daily Caller. His work has appeared in The Weekly Standard, the New York Daily News and The Washington Examiner, among many other publications. He also worked as the Collegiate Network Journalism Fellow at Roll Call Newspaper and is the winner of the 2011 "Funniest Celebrity in Washington" contest. A regular on Fox News and other cable news outlets, Weinstein received a master’s degree in the history of international relations from the London School of Economics in 2009 and a bachelor's degree in history and government from Cornell University in 2006. He is the author of the political satire, "The Lizard King: The Shocking Inside Account of Obama's True Intergalactic Ambitions by an Anonymous White House Staffer."

Daily Caller senior editor Jamie Weinstein visited the Tea Party Patriots’ rally on Capitol Hill Wednesday to see where the tea party disappeared to on Election Day last November when it mattered.

Only, he got sidetracked by an interminable speech by messianic conservative preacher Glenn Beck, a tea party pretzel maker, a bold political candidate from Virginia with a strong stance on polygamy, and a nap.

Videography by Sarah Hoffman