Category: Politics

Answering Criticism 

I have had a couple minor critisms on my “24 undeniable 9/11 facts debunked” and here I want to give short answers to them.     How can the government be […]

Vouchers do not hurt public education 

Tonight I sent a letter to the editor at my local paper (The Daily Reflector). Here it is.  Last Wendsday Brandon King wrote a letter to the editor against vouchers […]

A rebuttal to “Why I fled libertarianism — and became a liberal”

On Salon the former “libertarian”  EDWIN LYNGAR (I really doubt he understands libertarianism) wrote “Why I fled libertarianism — and became a liberal” . As their is not much substance in his […]

Oppose the TPP

If you read a previous rebuttal of mine you know I support free trade. The evidence you its success is overwhelming and economists of all stripes have almost unanimous agreement […]

Confused Libertarians

Inside the American libertarian movement their is large support (for lack of a better word) for people like Vladimir Putin, Bashar Al-Assad and the guy in charge of Iran (I […]

Just for fun, Hitler’s ten dumbest mistakes

Originally posted on Doug's Darkworld:
As I said, just for fun. And to provide debate ammo if one of my gentle readers is presented with the “If the USA…

9 Myths about Ukraine and Syria

Ukraine 1. Maidan was a Western organized Coup Maidan started as a peaceful protest by Ukrainian’s (mainly from the western parts) who wanted to integrate with the west in hopes […]

Robert Reich Knows Nothing About Economics

Originally posted on The Modern Libertarian:
Economist Robert Reich, former labor secretary for President Clinton, recently posted a video called “Three Myths of the Economy”. In it, he attempts to…

Household Income is Extremely Misleading

Originally posted on The Modern Libertarian:
Household income trends are often cited as reason for “solutions” to income inequality. As a raw statistic, HHI is very misleading because it fails…

Here’s Why Salads Cost More Than Burgers

Originally posted on The Modern Libertarian:
Misleading Claim: “An unhealthy hamburger costs $1, but a healthy salad costs $5. Greedy capitalists are making our kids fat!” Reality: Producers do not…