Category Archives: libertarian

GOP Ripped

I have latched on to the GOP-are-statist-hypocrites meme and I am not letting go. I fucking love it when Libertarians rip on the GOP! If the Republitards were in power right now we would have a similarly sized stimulus package with a different name. Something like, “Heterosexuals, Guns n’ Freedom- Why Do You Hate America […]

Regulate This

Why regulation is stoopid. It’s tempting to believe that government regulation of the Internet would be more consumer-friendly; history and economics suggest otherwise. The reason is simple: a regulated industry has a far larger stake in regulatory decisions than any other group in society. As a result, regulated companies spend lavishly on lobbyists and lawyers […]

Life Imitates Satire

Via the libertarian aware Onion: WASHINGTON—A panel of top business leaders testified before Congress about the worsening recession Monday, demanding the government provide Americans with a new irresponsible and largely illusory economic bubble in which to invest. … The current economic woes, brought on by the collapse of the so-called “housing bubble,” are considered the […]

End of the World Insurance

End of the world hedge funds? Cool. Apocalypse investing… Armageddon insurance…a whole new way to look at diversifying your portfolio. I was thinking about gold but this is much more interesting. I became intrigued by an oddity that I came to think of as the end-of-the-world trade. The trade is the purchase of insurance against […]

My Dystopia Evolves

Who could have guessed Tuesday’s turnout!?! OMG, what an unpredictable world we live in! The Socialist Lady and the Endless War guy. Fuuuuuck me. Oh the sweet choices Democracy has laid before us yet again. If you think I’m being facetious, get yourself a beer. Say what you will about Ron Paul, the man made […]