Category Archives: Mama’s Rants

Why I don’t look at the “news”

By MamaLiberty I happened to look at the “news” today… an increasingly rare thing as the world seems to spiral into more and more insanity. I didn’t click the “more” link on any of them, and found myself responding to … Continue reading

Posted in Mama's Rants | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Libertarian Commentary on the News, 14 July 2015, #15-28B: Religious government or government religions?

By Nathan Barton Happy Bastille Day: anniversary of replacing the tyranny of a monarch and church-state establishment with the worse tyranny of the mob and “democracy.” Suck-up… CNS News tell us that First [Consort Moochelle] said on Thursday at a tribal youth … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary on the News, Mama's Rants, Nathan's Rants | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Pouting Greeks

By MamaLiberty Germany won’t spare Greek pain – it has an interest in breaking us Greece’s financial drama has dominated the headlines for five years for one reason: the stubborn refusal of our creditors to offer essential debt relief. How … Continue reading

Posted in Mama's Rants | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments

The Politically Correct War on Everything

By MamaLiberty Let’s set aside all the politicians, celebrities, and the media for a moment. Oh yes, don’t we wish that could be permanent? Now consider most of the rest of the population, on EVERY side of EVERY issue; the … Continue reading

Posted in Mama's Rants | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

The True “root of all evil”

By MamaLiberty Just imagine if 1% of the population of each town had the ability to control the weather. You’d hear all of the platitudes connected to environmental pseudo science, and others would be convinced that they were doing what … Continue reading

Posted in Mama's Rants | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

I stand corrected…

Last week I was grousing about not being able to “opt out” of seeing a doctor in order to get a needed blood test. Turns out I was wrong. (It happens!) Yesterday I discovered that there is a new program … Continue reading

Posted in Mama's Rants | Tagged , | 2 Comments

You Can’t Opt Out

By MamaLiberty Ten years ago I moved to rural Wyoming. So many things were different, of course, but there were some strange things that still defy understanding. One of those was the delivery of six different telephone books. Some were … Continue reading

Posted in Mama's Rants | Tagged , , | 12 Comments

Hate and Discrimination

By MamaLiberty Do you like anchovies? How about girdles, tight neckties, a leak in your shoe? Personally, I hate them, and quite a few other things. Or is “hate” too harsh a word? Maybe so. What does the word “hate” … Continue reading

Posted in Mama's Rants | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

The Extra Gnome

By MamaLiberty Linda loved her garden. The entire back yard was planted to roses and other perennials, beds of bulbs and annuals in their seasons, herbs and berries and some vegetables in rows at the rear. A small square of … Continue reading

Posted in Mama's Rants | 1 Comment

Silly Season

By MamaLiberty Unfortunately, Nathan is still not well enough to write the commentary. I’m missing his droll opinion on the start of the “silly season” for the 2016 elections. Wouldn’t it be easier to list all the politicians who are … Continue reading

Posted in Mama's Rants | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments