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Archive for the 'Politics' Category

The sweet smell of freedom

Tuesday, December 11th, 2007

Alternate title: Anti-smoking legislation is destroying America. It’s no secret that I’m a free-market kind of guy. I believe the free market can solve all of society’s ills given enough time, but politicians seem intent on trying to regulate businesses any way they can to get more votes. I’m also not a fan of any […]

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Is nothing illegal anymore?

Sunday, July 15th, 2007

It seems that the government and the mainstream media are actively avoiding the use of a simple word, illegal. Let’s take a look at the definition of illegal, just as a refresher: against the law. A longer definition is as follows: behavior that can result in either criminal sanctions, such as prison sentences or fines, […]

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Changes to hate-crimes legislation

Saturday, November 18th, 2006

So as we all know the Democrats took over both houses of Congress in last week’s election. I was excited by this development, even though my own vote was split between the two ruling parties and a few write-in Libertarians. Don’t get me wrong; I hate Democrats as much as I do Republicans, but I […]

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