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Libertarian commentary on the news, #14-36C: Get Real!

By Nathan Barton Good morning.  We all WISH we had a horse and ice cream (and could eat it without feeling guilty or triggering nasty things in our bodies).  But most of us are adults and realize that some things … Continue reading

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The Rio Grande Frontier (Libertarian commentary on the News, #14-33D)

By Nathan Barton While there is a lot going on in Missouri, California, and of course Ukraine, Syria, Mesopotamia, Nigeria, Liberia, and Canaan (Gaza), we should not forget that bad things are continuing to happen other places, and some good … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the News, #14-33B: Minor news stories

By Nathan Barton Good afternoon.  The news this week is almost a repeat of last week, or so it seems.  But here goes on a few things of interest.  This will be a short commentary today, but hopefully a lot … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the news, #14-32C: Politics 2014

by Nathan Barton Government is, we agree, stupid.  People are often stupid, especially en mass. All this factors into politics, where politicians, bureaucrats, and voters all vie for the title of “most stupid.”  It makes life miserable for most of … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-30C: More Home Front Follies – and Solutions

by Nathan Barton Good morning, and hopefully a good week as well. More from DC and the Nazgul. DC Police Chief will treat DC as a constitutional carry “state” following the court ruling, according to various reports.  As Mama Liberty says: … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-29B: Nanny State Stupidity

By Nathan Barton In Texas, the cartels are “suspected” as high-caliber gunfire sends Border Patrol scrambling on Rio Grande. Mama’s Note: Maybe they should borrow some guns from the post office and shoot back…  Do they even have “rape whistles?” … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-18A: Government action versus voluntary private action

By Nathan Barton Good morning.  A few stories from the weekend and even last week, which I think you will find of interest.  Apparently, Ukraine did NOT explode over the weekend, although Mount St. Helens is showing life and there … Continue reading

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A new Red River War? The BLM versus Texas – Some Background

By Nathan Barton A new Red River War? Most of the boundary between the Republic of Texas and the State of Oklahoma is along the Red River, running generally west-east as it flows to the Mississippi.  Like most of the … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-07A: Cold weather and politicians

By Nathan Barton Good morning.  Apparently, we are supposed to enjoy the cold weather and snow while we can.  We are at two-thirds, a very high level of snow-covered ground for the US right now, which is impressive.  But this … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News #13-11E: Taste-testing, other stupid tricks

The “messiah” – Congress in action President Obama invites Senate Republicans to dinner again (Washington Post)  President Obama apparently liked the company of Senate Republicans so much after dining them earlier this month that he will do so again in … Continue reading

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