7,000 votes = 1 new voiceSteve Newton for22nd State Rep. I know (and you know if you read this blog regularly) that I'm nuts. And running for this seat like I actually think I can win it as a Libertarian is--according to conventional...Show More Summary
by Dick Puddlecote http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/DickPuddlecote/~3/KkQ1MC0Nr2E/new-study-finally-cuts-crap-about-plain.html New Study Finally Cuts The Crap About Plain Packaging In their ever-more frantic clamour to come up with convincing...Show More Summary
by David S. D’Amato http://c4ss.org/content/23827 Of Fantasy or History Every day, I’m confronted with articles and opeds that discuss and defend an institution I don’t recognize, an abstraction projected by those who seem to be invested in convincing us that … Continue reading ?
by Dick Puddlecote http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/DickPuddlecote/~3/VG2RH-hBR8U/a-good-man-is-in-court-today.html A Good Man Is In Court Today I’ve written about this before, so am encouraged to see someone standing up to a new law applied in an unnecessarily heavy-handed fashion. A couple who took their children … Continue reading ?
by Natasha Petrova http://c4ss.org/content/23792 Initial Thoughts On Libertarianism Today Jacob Huebert has penned a very informative introductory text to libertarian philosophy called Libertarianism Today. It was a pleasure to read, but this left-libertarian market anarchist has some qualms to raise. … Continue reading ?
Attorney General Beau Biden didn't show up to argue his point about HB 88.And behind closed doors Senate Democrats couldn't muster any more support for the flawed bill on guns and mental illness than they had at the end of the last session:...Show More Summary
Paleoism and the Traditional Britain Group by Keir Martland In January 1990, Lew Rockwell wrote in the magazine ‘Liberty’ on ‘The Case for Paleolibertarianism’. In this manifesto, he argued that while libertarians are often correct in their criticisms of conservatives, … Continue reading ?
http://richardblake.me.uk/node/196 Dandelions and Dog Days: The Memoirs of a Gentle Giant By J.E. Thompson, 2013, £7.99 ISBN 9781291561715 Reviewed by Richard Blake This book is the conjectural autobiography of Louis, a friend’s dog. It starts with his meeting, as a … Continue reading ?
by the Rev Philip Foster Here are entries from Pepys’ diary in Januaries for 1661-2 Remember this was in the depths of the Little Ice Age. Global cooling tends to produce erratic weather. “It is strange what weather we have … Continue reading ?
by Kevin Carson http://c4ss.org/content/23685 Five Libertarian Reforms Millennials Should Be Fighting For Millennials are disgruntled, and it’s no wonder. In 2008 they turned out in record numbers in support of a presidential candidate who used the most leftish-sounding rhetoric of … Continue reading ?
by Kevin Carson http://c4ss.org/content/23568 What Stands In The Way Download [PDF]: Industrial Policy: New Wine in Old Bottles I. The Unsustainability of the Existing System II. The Seeds of the New System III. What Stands in the Way The problem … Continue reading ?
David Davis http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/10571089/DJ-Dave-Lee-Travis-an-opportunist-who-assaulted-vulnerable-young-women-court-hears.html It does not usually fall to me, to comment on such matters: this is because ofShow More Summary
Rep. Steve Smyk (R-Police State), along with several co-sponsors including (unhappily but not surprisingly) my own Rep. Joe Miro, wants to make it illegal to have a secret compartment in your car.So, if you have such a compartment in...Show More Summary
This, from Professor Wayne Ross, in a piece about the struggle for control of the Social Studies curriculum in our public schools, encapsulates what has been bothering me for a long time: "Resources that might have been directed to assisting...Show More Summary
Read this NYT article on how 36 states (including Delaware) having gone to one party control have now become festering cesspits of political donation corruption.When I read about the GOP in Alabama, my first thought was, "Wow! Just like Democrats in Delaware."
From Dana Garrett I got this: Study of the Day: Rich People Feel Less Empathy The another friend posted this: Congress is majority millionaire That certainly explains a lot, doesn't it?
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/street.evangelist.arrested.after.preaching.about.sexual.sin/35309.htm “Police in Dundee yesterday arrested American street evangelist Tony Miano after a woman complained about his talk on sexual sin. Mr Miano was arrested as part of a street preaching team holding a week-long mission in Scotland. He was … Continue reading ?
It was reported on the 1-9-14 CBS online news broadcast that the upsurge in violence and deaths in Iraq is NOT due primarily to Al Qaeda activity after all, but rather due to the ongoing, never ceasing clash between the Iraqi Sunnis and Shiites. Show More Summary
OK I don't do much sports reporting. OK I don't do any sports reporting.But...Today's WNJ Sports page celebrated Meghan Doohan of Archmere for scoring her 1,000th career point in a game against Concord. She got the big headline, the photo with the big smile, and the full-length article write-up.She deserved it. Show More Summary