After 200+ years maybe we're finally starting to get over that bit of unpleasantness in Boston Harbor.
So is tea becoming more popular in these here United States? Well, duh. If you require proof check out a recent news blip from the good people at Reuters. It notes that 2008 imports of tea are up seven percent over the previous year and "specialty tea is the fastest-growing segment of the industry." Read all about it here.