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In some ways, the Lockdown is backfiring

Let’s talk about schools and guns – favorite topics of both Mama Liberty and myself.

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Insanity: an example of the bureaucratic, statist, nanny, and authoritarian mindset

Thanks to Miquel for finding this. Just in time for Memorial Day. Kipling described this insanity just over a century ago, in his poem, The Gods of the Copybook Headings. Definitely worth reading.

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Pushing harder – elite want more power for international organizations like WHO

The track record of international organizations has always been bad. The COVID-19 pandemic panic has blackened that already poor reputation. The European Union is collapsing before our eyes as the countries locked down, returned the border guards to their little … Continue reading

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Follow-up: Time for rebellion, and Peak government?

Some comments on- and off-site so here are some updates. Concerning the Georgia “handcuff” flyer – nothing further on any of the possible explanations. I still tend to think this is a particularly thuggish (“over-zealous” or scared out of their … Continue reading

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Thugs in power – a compendium of cases

How quickly matters are deteriorating, in more and more states. And more and more communities. Governments at all levels have become MORE totalitarian, MORE tyrannical, MORE panicked. And the process is far from done: every media news report pushes more … Continue reading

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Wyoming – fighting the good fight

Wyoming, as I’ve pointed out earlier, is one of the Axis of Evil. Governor Gordon has resisted calls to lockdown the State by putting as many people as possible into house arrest, and going all Chinese. Still, the governor (apparently … Continue reading

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Eating their own

Acting Navy Secretary Modly has resigned, Tuesday after publicly apologizing for his “profanity-laced” vitrolic attack on the USS T. Roosevelt Captain whom he had relieved. He called the Captain either “stupid” or “naive.” And demonstrated how stupid he (Modly) was. … Continue reading

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Apples and oranges – media spites the Fifty States

NOTE: I am not rejecting any idea that the COVID-19 is not a genuine emergency, but am discussing the ridiculous behavior of governments and the mainstream media around the world – and the panic which has gripped more and more … Continue reading

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The cost of panic

The news this last week has been filled with Congress passing a “stimulus and disaster response bill” that has a price tag of $6.2 TRILLION dollars (admitted by Trump, although Congress claimed it to be “merely” $2.2 trillion). The entire … Continue reading

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Extinguishing the light

Friday, 27 March 2020 – indeed a day of shame, for which we will pay for a very long time, both figuratively and literally. For years, I have believed and stated that the American Republic is dead. Those who disagreed … Continue reading

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