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Anti-Secessionists and Broken Clocks

White House ‘secede’ petitions reach 675,000 signatures, 50-state participation This article does a great job of summarizing the recent secession controversy forthose who haven’t been paying attention.  Worthy of note, in my opinion, is the backlash against those who would … Continue reading

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What The 2012 Election Would Have Looked Like Without Universal Suffrage

What The 2012 Election Would Have Looked Like Without Universal Suffrage. A leftist friend of mine linked to this article on Facebook.  I think the point the left is trying to make here is that Republicans are racist or something, … Continue reading

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And Now, I Defend the GOP…

First, I’d like to clarify some of the remarks in my last post.  I am not suggesting that if Ron Paul were the nominee, it is 100% certain that he would have beaten Obama.  I think it’s likely he would … Continue reading

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Why Not “Equal Pay for Equal Goods?”

Now that we’ve established that labor markets aren’t special, it’s time to extend this reasoning to the “equal pay for equal work” discussion. If labor is a good that is exchanged just like any other, than we can easily make … Continue reading

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Politics: The Dismal(er) Science

Those unfamiliar with the specifics of Austrian economics are often suspicious or critical of its rejection of complex mathematical models.  Mises refutes these objections and explains the basis of this reasoning in Human Action, and I won’t go into the … Continue reading

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Vote for Obama because he made your cost of living go up!

Behold!  What may very well be the worst campaign ad of all time. I saw this on the TV at the gym this morning and nearly fell off the elliptical machine.  Surely this can’t possibly be a PRO-Obama ad bragging … Continue reading

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Glenn to Ron Paul supporters: Ron Paul is NOT RUNNING! – Glenn Beck

Glenn to Ron Paul supporters: Ron Paul is NOT RUNNING! – Glenn Beck. Glenn Beck seems awfully upset that Ron Paul supporters are not following in his example by completely abandoning their principles and values in order to support Mitt … Continue reading

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