I don't go to Tea Party rallies to make mischief. I save the mischief for afterwards.

Here are some photos from today's Tea Party "Constitution Rally" at Memorial Park in Rapid City.

Conservative Rep. Stace Nelson (R-19/Fulton) and liberal blogger Cory Allen Heidelberger at Tea Party rally, Rapid City, South Dakota, 2013.05.04.

Conservative Rep. Stace Nelson and liberal blogger Cory Allen Heidelberger consider forming a fusion ticket to challenge Dennis Daugaard in 2014. We'll arm-wrestle to decide who gets Governor and who gets Lieutenant.

Rep. Stace Nelson address Tea Party rally, Rapid City, South Dakota, 2013.05.04.

Rep. Stace Nelson comes this close to singing "A Boy Named Sue" to the Tea Party rally.

T-shirt for sale at Tea Party rally, Rapid City, South Dakota, 2013.05.04.

One of the job apps I'm filling out asks how I would deal with diversity in the classroom. I don't think sending a picture of me in this t-shirt would get me an interview.

Rep. Lance Russell speaks to Tea Party rally, Rapid City, South Dakota, 2013.05.04.

I'm Representative Lance Russell, and I give you... The Bird!

Sonic pop under armed guard, Tea Party rally, Rapid City, South Dakota, 2013.05.04.

This guy thought his gun would keep his Sonic pop safe. He didn't anticipate a sneaky liberal getting the drop on him from behind. Slurp slurp bang bang!

Video and commentary coming up tomorrow. Stay tuned!