The Police State Cycle Continues: PROTECT IP Act

[Note: LOTS of video time here. I won’t post tomorrow other than Sunday Song to give you a chance to get through it all…] A law pending in the federal legislature threatens to destroy the internet as we know it, for its overbreadth in seeking to prevent copyright infringement. You know that “Great Firewall of…

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Missing the Point

As expressed in a post yesterday, the Occupy Wall Street people seem to be missing the point, as most are Obama-y, class-warfare types. Money isn’t the problem, at least not in itself. The state is. Let’s take a systematic look at on member’s proposed demands, which my dad sent me today… Demand one: Restoration of…

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OUTLAW THE SUN

Frédéric Bastiat (1801-1850) is my favorite economist. Even though he lived over 150 years ago, his social, political, economic, and fiscal criticisms of newly-socialist France were spot on. Eerily, they are just as pertinent to today’s America, especially to dispelling the fallacies that the political, media, and academic classes consistently air. The following essay speaks…

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September Superpost – In Pursuit of Virtue, September Vol. 2

Everything & All at Once. From the “I didn’t know these things” file… The presidential debates aren’t really debates at all, at least, no more than professional wrestling is real combat. Remember the word “softball” when you ponder watching the debates next year… The IMF is beginning to rate the U.S. economy as in decline.…

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