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Entries from October 2009

White House Visitors Log Shows Where Influence Lies

October 31st, 2009 · 1 Comment ·

In a rare, but trivial, display of actual transparency amidst efforts to keep many of their more significant actions below boards, the Obama administration has released the log of visitors to the White House. While the contents may not be surprising, it does raise concerns about who has real influence over the President. It’s not […]

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What Makes a Theocratic Statist a “Liberty Candidate”?

October 26th, 2009 · 7 Comments ·

Prominent right-wing blogger (and apparent closet Bircher) Eric Odom has decided to spend a lot of his time covering the controversial special election for New York's 23rd Congressional District, in which liberal Republican Dede Scozzafava has received the backing of the GOP establishment, and her Conservative Party opponent Doug Hoffman has attracted the support of […]

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Fashionwear for the Angry Mob

October 26th, 2009 · No Comments ·

I think you can guess where the idea for this t-shirt design came from. It features the letter “R” because it stands for Renegade, Radical, Rogue and of course Republican. And it’s in red because the media tells us that’s our color whether we want it or not. This version is just available in red […]

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Breaking the Intellectual Isolation of Libertarianism

October 24th, 2009 · No Comments ·

At the Texas Students for Liberty conference I heard a lot of speakers. One of the issues several of them touched on was the intellectual origins of the libertarianism, pointing out quite correctly that it is an intellectual movement on the political right which balances out the intellectual left which generally has a much higher […]

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Dede Scozzafava Has Cloven Hooves and Worships Hitler!

October 20th, 2009 · 27 Comments ·

No, the title is not true. But based on what I’m reading in the right-wing blogosphere and hearing on talk radio these might well be the next claims leveled at this hapless Republican candidate for Congress in New York’s 23rd District in an upcoming special election. New york State Assemblywoman Dede Scozzafava was picked to […]

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Do Supporters of Socialized Healthcare Just Not See the Irony?

October 19th, 2009 · No Comments ·

Here we are debating the implementation of healthcare reforms which will likely lead directly to a nationwide system of socialized medicine, while we have sitting before us direct object lessons in how disastrous and ineffective a state-run healthcare system can be. All we have to do is look across the ocean or read a European […]

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Democrat Study Finds Republicans Are Raging, But Not Racis

October 17th, 2009 · 3 Comments ·

For about the first time ever I have encountered an article on Huffington Post which is actually intelligent and informative. In among the ranting and propaganda, Ryan Grim offers a very interesting report on a study by Democrat researchers led by party strategist Stan Greenberg which has discovered that the GOP Base is driven by […]

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Obama’s Future – A Nation on the Dole

October 17th, 2009 · 6 Comments ·

One of the first goals of revolutionary movements from the Jacobins to the Bolsheviks to the radical administration of Franklin Roosevelt has been the creation or expansion of the welfare state. The goal is to create an underclass dependent on government for survival whose self interest dictates unswerving loyalty to the revolutionary establishment. These dolists […]

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Who are the Real RINOs?

October 14th, 2009 · No Comments · Elections and Campaigns, History

It sometimes seems like many members of the Republican party have forgotten the history of the party and lost track of the principles on which the party was founded. The party was founded in opposition to involuntary servitude and in support of the rights of workers to keep the fruits of their labors. It was […]

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Hate Crimes Law Set to Pass: Justice Weeps

October 13th, 2009 · No Comments ·

Not having heard much about it in the last few months, I optimistically hoped that we had heard the last of the draconian “hate crimes” legislation which Democrats have been trying to pass for years. Now it appears that the bill is about to pass the Senate as an amendment attached to the Defense Appropriations […]

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