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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-13C: Alternate Universes

By Nathan Barton Good morning! The weather that missed us for the first three days this week come home to roost today:  six inches of snow already, more to come.  Not uncommon, but you’d think with all we pay the … Continue reading

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Libertarian commentary on the news, #14-11A: Crimea and America

Good morning!  Well, the Crimea has voted to secede and join Russia.  War hasn’t broken out in Ukraine and the Crimea yet, and the ‘messiah’ hasn’t bombed Moscow yet, or even told Pepsi to stop selling to the Russians.  The … Continue reading

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Some Truth About Narcotics and “Addiction”

By Susan Callaway, RN To paraphrase what I’m told is an old American Indian saying: Don’t judge someone unless you’ve walked a mile in their shoes. I’ve walked in those shoes. Both as a nurse and as someone who has … Continue reading

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Addiction and Dependence

By Susan Callaway, RN First, define “addiction” as you understand it. Then do a search on that word. I’ll wait. Ok, that was a trick question. But I hope you did a search anyway. In case you didn’t, here are … Continue reading

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Pain and Healthcare

By Susan Callaway, RN Do you ever go to a doctor and ask him/her if you are hungry? Do you usually ask a politician if he/she thinks you need a laxative or a new bottle of hot sauce? Do you … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-08C: War on some drugs

By Nathan Barton I’ve been addressing a number of “war on some drugs” issues here recently, and here are a couple more.  “Doing drugs” is incredibly stupid, but failing to investigate natural, G0d-given drugs and herbs that can cure disease, … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-06D: New inventions and more

Good morning, all.  Today, there is some neat news about new ideas and inventions! A school and lab in Karlsruhe (Germany) has developed a new material which is less dense than water, and stronger (in some ways) than many kinds of … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-04B: Congress and senility

By Nathan Barton Nice to have a day off yesterday from the chattering of Congress and politicians in general, while getting some real, paying work done.  At least that was my situation: hope it was yours, also.  Still, there are … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-49C: Home front attacks

Self defense – Home front Fake Delivery Men Rob, Pistol Whip Elderly Couple In Dorchester (CBS Boston) Mama’s Note: Hard to understand why people would open the door to strangers, especially in a city. Of course, I’m armed when I … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #13-46B: This and that

To all readers: my apologies for not publishing this last week, when I thought that I had. Stupid government – stupid people Kansas Woman Debbie Nall Ordered By City To Stop Housing People In Need At Her House (OpposingViews.com) Nall … Continue reading

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