Monthly Archives: May 2011

Playing the Race Card

I couldn’t let the current events at the DT pass by without a comment or two, and a chance for us to have a somewhat more sane discussion if at all possible.

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Animal Welfare: A Good Cause Gone Bad

Very few things burn me more than cruelty to animals. Every time I see a story in the news regarding the mistreatment of horses, dogs or other domestic or wild animals, it produces a visceral reaction in me not unlike … Continue reading

Posted in Libertarianism, Rights | 32 Comments

The Sixty-Four Foot Cube

As I write this, the United States of America today reached its statutory debt ceiling of 14.294 trillion dollars. Treasury has announced that, unless Congress grants the Obama administration an increase in the debt ceiling in the next few weeks, … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, China, Europe, Libertarianism, United States of America | 88 Comments

That Pigs Might Fly

Permit me to issue and control the money of a nation and I care not who makes its laws. Mayer Amschel Rothschild 1744-1812

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Snowed Under

Sorry there hasn’t been a new post for a few days; I’m a little tied down by work at the moment. However, the last thread was getting a little long and slow to load, so feel free to continue your … Continue reading

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Trust Me

Good evening. Tonight, I can report to the American people and to the world that the United States has conducted an operation that killed Osama bin Laden, the leader of al-Qaida, and a terrorist who’s responsible for the murder of … Continue reading

Posted in United States of America | 152 Comments

E Pluribus Unum

We’re now at about the time when candidates for next year’s U.S. presidential election start positioning themselves for a run. The incumbent has indicated he’ll have another go, plus that odd-looking real estate guy who’s got his own reality TV … Continue reading

Posted in United States of America | 68 Comments