An internet junkie’s ramblings


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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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ACLU defending Nazis again

Thursday, April 19th, 2007

The title of this post is meant to stir up bad feelings in your gut. It’s meant to make you angry at the ACLU. How dare they defend Nazis? Don’t they know how evil they are? They were responsible for killing six million Jews! (The other five million murdered undesirables are often overlooked.) The title […]

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Product placement

Tuesday, November 7th, 2006

Does anyone else remember when product placement wasn’t so pervasive? Does anyone remember when cable television was completely commercial-free? As each day passes, someone else forgets about these golden days, and it will only get worse. The fierce capitalist in me agrees wholeheartedly with the media corporations. Let them milk every single penny out of […]

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The role of a police officer

Sunday, November 5th, 2006

So I’m the passenger in a friend’s car some weeks ago. We’re driving along and a car speeds passed us and cuts us off while continuing at his or her higher speed. My friend then says with anger “I wish a cop saw that!” This statement blew my mind. Police officers are not meant to […]

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