Archive for Big Brother

“The State Has Become Our God”

This performance could actually work in an improv night.

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Larry Summers Wants TPP Because of What It Represents

This is a bit freaky. Tyler Cowen points to Larry Summers who writes: The Senate’s rejection of President Woodrow Wilson’s commitment of the United States to the League of Nations was the greatest setback to U.S. global leadership of the last century. While not remotely as consequential, the votes in the House last week that, […]

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Anti-Conspiracy Theorist Article Unwittingly Trolls Itself

The headline of a recent RawStory article declares: Facebook conspiracy theorists fooled by even the most obvious anti-science trolling: study …and features this charming image:   Some strong words and a picture, no? Let’s see what this ballyhooed study found. According to the article: A team of Italian and American researchers tested the social media […]

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Rothbard on Torture

Every once in a while, someone who wants to stick it to Rothbardians will pull up this passage: “We may qualify this discussion in one important sense: police may use such coercive methods provided that the suspect turns out to be guilty, and provided that the police are treated as themselves criminal if the suspect […]

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Jim Carrey Exposes the NWO

This is brilliant. If people in the audience think conspiracy theories about the New World Order (NWO) etc. are ridiculous, then this is a mildly amusing comedy bit. If they think those things are true, then Jim Carrey is a hero who is doing what little he can (without putting himself in mortal peril) to […]

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Liberty Lovers Have Two Years

I realized that a lot of my recent YouTube postings have been karaoke videos. I decided to throw some red meat to the true fans.

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Government Plea Bargains Are a Horrible Practice

I think you will like this one; it has a plot twist near the end. The opening: Because it is so commonplace, most people accept the practice of State prosecutors offering a “plea bargain” without much thought. After all, it seems like a win-win situation: the State saves on court costs and other resources, while […]

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When the State Fixes Your Mind

Just some history tidbits on the government helping people get better, that’s all. Sure mistakes were made, but they mean well. Gooo ObamaCare! (Seriously, when you have 15 minutes you need to read about this stuff if you’ve never done so. We get into ice-pick lobotomies and MK-Ultra. Something for everyone. Nudie shots too.)

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