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Skin in the game

Radley Balko wrote a post recently offering up some policy ideas basically geared toward getting as many peoples’ skin in the tax-and-spend game as possible. Other than payroll taxes, most people on the bottom of the income ladder don’t pay taxes, and so government is funded by fewer and fewer taxpayers. So here’s my idea:…

What Tyranny Looks and Sounds Like

This video, and in particular the audio, needs to be distributed far and wide.  It should be on every evening news broadcast tonight.  It depicts what real, actual tyranny looks like, and how it has become a regular, everyday occurence in the United States of America.  What is so remarkable about this video is precisely…

Never Go In Against A Libertarian When Phallacy Is On The Line

This is a Public Service Announcement: if you are really intent on exposing political enemies as liars, do not UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES go after someone who has made a career doing exactly that.  Hilarity will ensue, embarrassing, embarassing hilarity.  One might even call the result “Humiliations galore!” with a Spanish accent. Also a bad idea:…