Archive for the ‘A Culture of Fear’ Category

“Uber Shooting”

Friday, February 26, 2016 16:11 No Comments

I’ve written here, here, and here that the media consistently keeps defining the insane Kalamazoo shooter as an “Uber driver.” This association is for the exact purpose of tainting Uber. The guy was ‘barely’ a Uber driver, and it certainly does not define him, but the association is part of a perpetual campaign against the privateers who dare [...]

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Fear Uber, Says the Monopolists

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 21:32 1 Comment

The media keeps building its case against Uber via its fear mongering campaign. A New York Daily News headline reads: “Kalamazoo shooter suspect Jason Dalton had long history of driving violations before working for Uber.” The article states that Dalton received 6 speeding tickets in 16 years, with his last ticket coming ten years ago, and he was [...]

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It’s Uber’s Fault, Part 2

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 6:43 No Comments

No sooner did I post this about the latest attack on Uber, then this hit my Twitter feed: “What is Uber Actually Doing to Keep Riders Safe?” Mother Jones and other anti-everything media outlets will have a field day on this Uber-gun combo regarding the Kalamazoo shooter. To quote: During the ride: In the event of [...]

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It’s Uber’s Fault

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 6:16 2 Comments

Do you notice how they keep defining the insane Kalamazoo shooter as an “Uber driver”? This association is for the exact purpose of tainting Uber. The guy was ‘barely’ a Uber driver, and it certainly does not define him, but the association is part of a perpetual campaign against the privateers who dare to challenge [...]

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Helmet Nazis and the Culture of Fear

Saturday, April 21, 2012 0:07 13 Comments

This is my article appearing on LewRockwell.com for April 21, 2012. ——————————————– I despise the Safety Nazis and the culture of fear they have created. Wear a helmet. Don’t go out when it’s too hot. Don’t leave your home when it’s too cold, and if you do, heed the 1,001 warnings. Be afraid at all [...]

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The CDC Has Gone Hollywood

Sunday, July 24, 2011 20:22 4 Comments

Selling fear. This is the corniest thing I have ever seen. Coming to theaters just in time for flu season.

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