Tea Party less popular than much maligned groups like atheists and Muslims.

Tea Party ranks lower than any of the 23 other groups we asked about — lower than both Republicans and Democrats. It is even less popular than much maligned groups like “atheists” and “Muslims.” Interestingly, one group that approaches it in unpopularity is the Christian Right.

From NYT Crashing the Tea Party

But are they less popular than communists yet?