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Peter Schiff On The Dismal Future of The US Economy

“We have to cut $1.5 trillion out of this year's budget,” says investment advisor, author, and radio host Peter Schiff. Reason's Nick Gillespie sat down with Schiff at July's FreedomFest in Las Vegas. Schiff, whose most recent book is How and Economy Grows and Why it Crashes, says that the economic downturn of 2008 is…

National Chain Restaurant to Accept Bitcoin This Weekend!

Yesterday I was contacted by a major national chain restaurant with more than 500 locations nationwide. The guy said, “Your show was an inspiration, and the primary reason we now accept bitcoins.” WOW! They want my help in setting them up to accept Bitcoin ASAP. They plan to install Bitcoin POS in about 3 locations,…

3-Year-Olds Branded “Racist,” “Homophobic” Put In Government Database

Over 30,000 British schoolchildren, some as young as three, have had their names registered on a government database and branded “racist” or “homophobic” for using playground insults, infractions that could impact their future careers. The shocking figures were disclosed after civil liberties group the Manifesto Club made a Freedom of Information Act request which betrayed…

Amish men jailed for not displaying buggy safety signs

(Reuters) – Eight members of a traditional Amish sect were behind bars on Tuesday after refusing to pay fines for failure to display orange-red safety triangles on their horse-drawn buggies. The eight were being held in the Graves County Jail, serving sentences ranging between three and 10 days for failing to pay the fines on…

FBI entraps activists

Brad Crowder attended the Republican National Convention in 2008 with the plan of protesting the GOP, but he never thought his actions would land him in prison. An informant working for the US government got him to agree to turn his demonstration of civil-disobedience to the next level, and although Crowder never followed through, he…