Monthly Archives: January 2022

How about giving the FedGov a report card?

The FedGov, under the Constitution of 1787, established enumerated (specific) and limited powers, with the 10th Amendment explicitly stating that everything else – EVERYTHING ELSE – was reserved to the States or to the people themselves. How well is DC … Continue reading

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A beautiful summary of guvmint beer flu “mis-statements” (lies)

Again this year, we see government – and all the enemies of liberty – eating their own. One of the latest examples of seeming cannibalism in the beloved Centers for Disease Control and its Director, Dr. Rochelle Walensky. Even NPR … Continue reading

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Scum rises to the top

Years ago I knew an Army First Sergeant who rejected one of the most common informal names for the people in his position. He refused to be called “Top” or “Top Soldier” because, he was fond of saying, “scum rises … Continue reading

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The shopping cart test of self-governance

Gareth was the first person to bring this idea to the attention of the rest of us here at The Price of Liberty. Readers should consider it – fun and with at least some utility. The shopping cart assessment (SCA) … Continue reading

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Blaming Uncle Joe

There may be a trend of coming up with ways to excuse dear Uncle Joe for all the bad stuff that is happening on his watch in the White House. Other than he’s old, tired, needs to sleep a lot, … Continue reading

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The Ascendency of Silly Science

(Thanks to David Wojick for the title and subject of this commentary.) One of the recent trends in world affairs is the rise of “silly science” and its adoption by more and more of the world’s educrats AND government goons. … Continue reading

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Suicide by government – state style

In California, I understand that a new constitutional amendment (expected to pass) is intended to double State tax revenue. According to National Review (hardly an enemy of big government), income taxes would increase for the highest bracket to a tax … Continue reading

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OMG! That woman is stupid! (- from a reader)

A good reader/correspondent just sent me this little tidbit of a news story (on a late Friday afternoon). Justice Sotomayor claims to not understand, on Yahoo News, “S” told me: How did she even graduate high school let alone make … Continue reading

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A Baker’s Dozen: Teaching children in these times about what is wrong

With many thanks to Paul Rosenberg of FreemansPerspective.Org, who first developed most of these ideas. These are things which apply to all children, but especially to those we are attempting to raise as lovers of liberty able to be responsible … Continue reading

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Blackshirts again roam the streets of Germany

Despite the departure of die Fuhrerin from Berlin, the situation of liberty in Germany is dire. This video shows an elderly woman, walking her dog when accosted by three blackshirts – actually, fully uniformed in black: two men and a … Continue reading

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