By A.J. Bauer Luke Doak — I initially met Luke at my first Texas Tea Party meet-up at the IHOP in Carrollton — conducted over coffee and cigarettes at a Denny’s in Addison, Texas on June, 25, 2010. Andrew and Debbie Piziali — Allen Tea Party leader Andrew Piziali and his wife Debbie, also a Tea Party supporter — over homemade lunch at their ranch-style home in Parker, Texas on June 29, 2010. Bill Morris — a charter member of the Denton County Republican Tea Party — conducted at his one-story ranch-style brick home in a heavily treed neighborhood in Denton, Texas on July 2, 2010. John and Pat Cardwell — Carrollton Tea Party members John and Pat Cardwell — at their home in Carrollton, Texas on July 8, 2010. Richard DeJohn — Carrollton Tea Party leader Richard DeJohn — at his home in Carrolton, Texas on July 13, 2010. Matthew Patrick — leader of a Tea Party group covering one Dallas neighborhood — at Zinsky's Deli in Dallas, Texas on July 14, 2010. John Scobey — Highland Park Tea Party member John Scobey — at his home in Dallas, Texas on July 15, 2010. Greg Wright — Allen Tea Party member Greg Wright— at his home in Allen, Texas on July 15, 2010. Howard Tigelaar — Highland Park Tea Party member Howard Tigelaar — at Boudreaux’s Cajun Kitchen in Richardson, Texas on July 16, 2010. Mike Brucia and Mary Lavender — Denton County Republican Tea Party president Mike Brucia and his fellow Tea Partier Mary Lavender — at the Prairie House restaurant in Crossroads, Texas on July 19, 2010. Bob Block — Tea Party supporter Bob Block— at his home in Dallas, Texas on July 20, 2010. Betty Westbrook — Allen Tea Party member Betty Westbrook — in community space at her retirement home in Allen, Texas on July 21, 2010. Matt Armstrong — Resolute Media co-founder and Tea Partier Matt Armstrong — at a Starbucks near the Dallas North Tollway in Plano, Texas on July 23, 2010.