Monthly Archives: May 2013

Libertarian News & Commentary #13-21C: Truth, lies, and government “facts”

Crash of 2009 Stock Prices: The Fed Is Manipulating the Numbers (American Enterprise Institute) Three rounds of quantitative easing by the Federal Reserve have produced record-high stock prices, but real economic growth still remains below the levels expected in an … Continue reading

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Libertarian News & Commentary, #13-21B: Society and its collapse, American style

Society, at least at this time here in America, is fragile and fragmenting in many different ways.  Even the more stable and (relatively) more free states are showing the signs of decay.  This both due to the ease of travel: … Continue reading

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Libertarian News & Commentary, #13-21A: Self-defense and Stupidity

Work and travel have again conspired this week to delay commentaries!  But there is lots going on. European collapse – Self-defense Swedes Take to the Streets to Defend Their Neighborhoods (Publicerat, Sweden) Stockholm. Faced by another night of terror at … Continue reading

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Libertarian News & Commentary, #13-20D: More stupid government abroad and at home

Stupid Government – European Collapse Five Euro Note Won’t Buy You Soda (La Republcia (Italy) The Italian daily’s reporters tried using the new “Europa series” banknotes in machines used to purchase tickets, consumer goods and other items in ten Italian … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-20C: This and that

The “messiah” – Killing Obama ‘Respects Inherent Dignity of Every Human Life’—When Deciding Whether to Abort Terrorists (CNSNews.com) Nathan:  Cute headline, and seemingly true.  Of course, the squatter at 1600 PA is not alone in this: he is one of … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News 313-20B: Stupid government and more

Abominable Act – Stupid government Sebelius: ‘Expanding Access to Health Coverage Is a Responsibility Belonging Chiefly to National Governments’ (CNSNews.com) Nathan: Funny, funny, but perhaps she can show us just where we can find this “responsibility” in the US Constitution?  … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News #13-20A: Tyranny American-style

Hoploclasts & Hoplophobes – Government-run Theft-funded institutions Bloomberg Uses Commencement Speech to Push Gun Control, Rail Against ‘Extremist’ NRA (CNSNews.com) Nathan: Several people have pointed out that this seems to be the “marching orders” given to the Tranzi speakers for … Continue reading

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