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Article Roundup – 3/22/14

Belgium bans a wide range of sexist speech – The Volokh Consipracy. Here’s one for you, Belgium has just banned “sexist” speech.  One intrepid blogger points out that this is even more ridiculous than you think, because under Belgian law, … Continue reading

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Someone Should Explain To Bloomberg What “Interpret” Means

  Bloomberg Says Interpretation of Constitution Will ‘Have to Change’ After Boston Bombing | Politicker. This article is a few days old by now, and has already been thoroughly dismantled and mocked by writers much more talented than I.  But … Continue reading

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Judge Napolitano: ‘Dangerous to Start Talking About Suspending Constitutional Liberties’ | Fox News Insider.

Judge Napolitano: ‘Dangerous to Start Talking About Suspending Constitutional Liberties’ | Fox News Insider. This short clip is a must-watch.  The Judge drops some seriously knowledge and goes solo against three conservatives who can’t wait to insist that you trust … Continue reading

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Three Things About Boston

I have yet to make any comments about the events in Boston.  Until we know more, these will likely be the only comments I make.  Just three quick observations about this incident (and similar incidents in the past). Sympathy as … Continue reading

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Is “Cyber-Terrorism” an actual threat?

Does Cybercrime Really Cost $1 Trillion? – ProPublica. After defeat of cybersecurity bill, Obama weighs executive order – The Hill’s Hillicon Valley. The recent defeat of the Cybersecurity Act in the Senate has brought some added attention onto the semi-frequent … Continue reading

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Say Hello to the Death Panel

Secret panel can put Americans on kill list’ | Reuters. This is a pretty important read.  Not that I have much sympathy for al-Awlaki, but if I may invoke the slippery slope here, it sets an incredibly dangerous precedent.  Let’s … Continue reading

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