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Meals Under Wheels

Monday, July 7, 2014 15:27 1 Comment

I just want you Michigan folks to be informed: the government just gave you permission to ask for permission to bring home your fresh roadkill. The good and kindly bureaucrats in the state of Michigan are making it slightly less onerous to take home your roadkill. Michigan Senate Bill 613 “streamlines” the bureaucracy one must wade [...]

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The State and Your Mind

Saturday, November 23, 2013 13:02 No Comments

A nice meme that quotes Lew Rockwell is floating around Facebook. This is why propaganda and distractions – and thus a powerful executive branch and mainstream media organs – are so vital to the survival of the state and its advancement of power. Thus we have the the marketing of American Exceptionalism to convince the weak [...]

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The Government Money Shot

Thursday, October 11, 2012 20:29 1 Comment

The state of Florida is going to undergo a style change for its license plate because the current design causes too many issues for the government’s “money shot.” Too many drivers don’t get a ticket because the surveillance cameras are tricked by the current design of the license plate that obscures the plate number. The remake [...]

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Government Gambling for the Poor

Saturday, March 31, 2012 12:52 1 Comment

Gambling is legal when it is sanctioned by the state and raises money for government coffers, even when it tricks the poor.

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Leopold Kohr & the Crisis of Bigness

Sunday, January 22, 2012 11:18 No Comments

Steven Yates has published a great piece on the American Daily Herald, “Who Was Leopold Kohr?” In his article, Yates writes: Like Read [British existentialist and anarchist Herbert Read] he described himself as a “philosophical anarchist.” The thesis denies that there can ever be rational justification or moral legitimacy for a special institution (or set [...]

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New Article: Do Black Friday Shoppers Care About Starving Children?

Saturday, December 31, 2011 11:34 4 Comments

Here is my latest article that is published on LewRockwell.com for the New Year weekend: “Do Black Friday Shoppers Care About Starving Children?” ————————————————————— I can’t help but pay attention to all of the sound bites and visual propaganda that are passed ’round the Internet without a thought, especially on Facebook. The latest “visual” that [...]

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