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Outrageous Mercatus Center Paper on More Efficient Means of Subjugation

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The Mercatus Center at George Mason University has released an outrageous paper by Maurice P. McTigue, Emily Washington and Daniel M. Rothschild that purports to show how government agencies can make themselves more efficient at providing public services.  The paper makes 10 recommendations for policy changes that I shall outline and comment on here. The paper argues, 1.…

The Ron Paul News Letters

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Author, Historian, Economist Tom Woods discusses Ron Paul’s “racist” news letters. Tom Woods writes: I don’t have any particular insight into the newsletter issue, having been in high school and college at the time, but I’ll share a few thoughts in light of all the requests I’ve been getting. Jamie Kirchick wonders why libertarians “don’t…

Epic Article – The Most Disparaged Profession

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From Testosteronepit.com Congress is the ideal American institution: it spends far more than it takes in and borrows the difference. We love that. To heck with the future. It means free money, services, wars, and other goodies. At least some of us get to profit from it. And then we blow it or invest it,…

It Only Takes One Country to Convert to Bitcoins…

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I would like you to consider for a moment a hypothetical scenario.  I would like you to consider what would happen if the citizenry of a small nation State decided to make Bitcoins their de facto national currency. Let us assume that Italy is kicked out of the Euro zone and returns to its own…

Fractional Reserve Banking Explained – by The Kahn Academy

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The Kahn Academy is an excellent source for all sorts of educational lectures.  It was started by a hedge fund manager who sought out a way to help teach his cousin math. Wiki notes the history:  In late 2004, Khan began tutoring his cousin Nadia in mathematics using Yahoo!’s Doodle notepad. When other relatives and friends sought…

Einstein Was Wrong

To begin with, allow me to present a few documentaries made by other scientists that question the standard model of physics.  Hopefully you’ll find these videos to be entertaining and enlightening.  Most of them are understandable to the lay person. Thunderbolts of the Gods Plasma Physics’ Answers to the New Cosmological Questions by Dr. Donald…