Freedom as the New American Myth

On September 30, 2011, Judge Andrew Napolitano signed off of his show with the following stream of questions that I would defy those who believe that America is the “land of the free,” or anyone who believes that soldiers abroad are fighting for our freedoms, should answer… Does the government work for us or do…

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In Pursuit of Virtue – October Edition

Though it has not been verified yet, it appears that CERN pushed a particle faster than light last week. If it is true, nearly all of modern nuclear physics will need re-definition, and that will mean it was lucky that the first nuke didn’t destroy all of the earth, because they didn’t fully know how…

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Since no individual acting separately can lawfully use force to destroy the rights of others, does it not logically follow that the same principle also applies to the common force that is nothing more than the organized combination of the individual forces?

– Frederic Bastiat

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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Totalitarian Dictatorship, Anyone?

The al-Awlaki hit will resound for a long time as the day the Constitution and your rights as a U.S. citizen died. Sure, Constitutional standards have been eroding away slowly (the Patriot Act was just the beginning), but killing a U.S. citizen without due process and for what appears to be exercising free speech is…

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+ “After more than a century of compulsory democracy, the predictable results are before our very eyes. The tax load imposed on property owners and producers makes the economic burden of slaves and serfs seem moderate in comparison. Government debt has risen to breathtaking heights. Gold has been replaced by government manufactured paper as money,…

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