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Monday, 30 September 2013

Random Shots for Sunday, 29 September 2013

Filed under: Random Shots — mikewb1971 @ 1:46 AM (01:46)

Today in history

Comments I’ve posted

  1. Posted to Facebook

    A day’s shooting at Calibers runs about –20 plus ammo for non-members.

    Of course, the football tickets you’re referring to are for games sponsored by the monopoly-seeking cartel sometimes called the National Felons League.

  2. Posted to Facebook

    The State of Illinois and Federal Government seem to be using a spot called “Chicago” as a mega-sized group home.

  3. Posted to Facebook

    Libertarians predicted Obamacare (and Hillarycare and Romneycare before it) to be an intrusive, expensive failure years ago.

    It’s time to separate medicine and state, now and forever.

    From The Libertarian EnterpriseSeparation of Medicine and State by L. Neil Smith

    It’s time that true health freedom was given a chance.

    September 29th – Gallup last week showed a record number of Americans (60%) now think the feds have too much power. Speaking on CNN last Sunday about the debt ceiling, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said this: “The cupboard is bare. There’s no more cuts to make. It’s really important that people understand that.” Oh really? This from a September 20th Forbes article on a possible government shutdown: “Nonessential employees, about 1/3 of the federal workforce, would be furloughed.” And this 5 days later on NPR’s website: “Whether or not congressional staffers get checks during a shutdown is a little bit harder to discern. The general thinking is that most staffers are considered ‘nonessential’ personnel and therefore won’t be paid.” And yet taxpayers pay 72% of the health insurance premiums for these “nonessential” staffers. So if Pelosi insists the “cupboard is bare” it explains why we’re $17 trillion in debt. Which leaves one final question for all you small business owners: Just how many “nonessential” workers can you afford on your payroll? P

  4. Posted to Facebook

    I’ve probably driven by some of their field shoot sessions and never known it. That being said, I have yet to see any episodes of Breaking Bad. When I first heard about it, it didn’t seem like it was worth the time to tune in.

    What is there to it beyond the fact that it was shot and produced in Albuquerque?

  5. Posted to Facebook

    I’m in Albuquerque and haven’t seen any of it, either.

  6. Posted to Facebook

    How about a version of a grenade launcher like the M203 or GP25 that shoots golf balls? It should be convertible back to firing standard-issue rounds with simple hand tools.

  7. Posted to Facebook

    Will Mr. Porter be so kind to be amongst the first wave of invaders intent on disarming us? Will he be so kind as to make his first stop here in Albuquerque? Can Piers Morgan tag along for the ride, too? Pretty please with sprinkles on top?

  8. Posted to Facebook

    A big part of it being a hit here is that it was mostly shot and produced here in Albuquerque. I’ve probably driven by some of the outdoor shooting sessions and never even known it.

    I first heard about it as it was premiering. Once I found out what it was all about, it didn’t seem like it was worth my time. Maybe I’ll wait a year and get it on DVD?

Listening / Reading / Watching

  1. Larry Correia –

         The Internet Arguing Checklist

         I shoot books for Rob Wells’ Kickstarter

         Publisher cancels book contract because the writer is gay

         Ballad of the SFWA Facists by Steven Brust.

         Sweothi City

  2. Matt Bors – Dear Gun Nuts, Mailbag–Gun Nuts Edition
  3. Cold Servings on LiveJournal – The Great Cookie Monster Thread.
  4. The Dream CaféAnthem of the SFWA-Fascists [YouTube]

    See also Hitler Leads the SFWA and John Scalzi Interview – SFWA President

  5. Design & TrendFirst Bizarre ‘3mm Chip’ Could Revolutionize Time-and-Space Ten Times Faster
  6. Chicks on the RightIf You Thought Crack Was Wack, Just Wait.
  7. The SpectatorIn praise of Australia’s Liberal Democrats
  8. The New York Times

         Children and Guns: The Hidden Toll

         How 5 Countries Could Become 14

         (This reminded me of Ralph Peters’ suggestions for redrawing the borders in the Middle East –
         http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Ralph_Peters_solution_to_Mideast.jpg)

  9. guns.com –

         Introducing Rebel Arms and the RBR-15 rifles

         Army Captain surprises daughter at Badgers’ game (VIDEO)

  10. Rebel Arms –

         AR-15 Rifles

         RBR-15 Scorched (14.5 Inch Battle Rail)

  11. Russia TodayGreenwald, Scahill vow to unmask NSA’s ‘US assassination program’
  12. The Libertarian EnterpriseIssue 739: 29 September 2013
  13. ReasonIs The Patriarchy Dead?
  14. Opposing Views

         Philadelphia Cop Beaten Up On Camera, Bystanders Do Nothing

         Morton, Ill., Neighbors Protest New Home For Returning Afghanistan Combat Vet Brian Wood

  15. The Blaze

         ‘A Little 1940s Germany’: Parents Livid After Middle Schoolers Watch Video of Celebrities Who ‘Pledge’ Support for Obama – and Ask Viewers to Do Likewise

         Former Victoria’s Secret Model Explains Why She Suddenly Quit Industry

         Conservative Actress Throws Down Again: Obama Admin ‘Bunch of Bullies’ Who Are ‘Out of Touch’

  16. Journal Star [Peoria, Illinois] – Luciano: Some would-be Morton neighbors less than welcoming to Habitat family
  17. The Free PatriotVirginia Muslim Imam Calls For Terror Attacks in America with No Response From U.S. Government
  18. UpworthyIf You Hadn’t Heard Of This Little Girl Either, Ask Yourself Why That Is
  19. The VergeJonathan Lethem on the subversive power of comics and science fiction
  20. SlateNeville Chamberlain Was Right
  21. The Times of IsraelYom Kippur, Tel Aviv style
  22. YG Network – “The Sell” – YG Network
  23. Public Policy PollingCruz leads national Republican field
  24. EurekAlert!Seeing light in a new light
  25. RPI News (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) – NASA Mars Rover Curiosity Finds Water in First Sample of Planet Surface
  26. The Firearm Blog (YouTube) – Metalstorm MAUL: AWESOME Shotgun
  27. CBS Charlotte, North Carolina – Greenville Wal-Mart Shooter Picked Victims By Race
  28. Red FlagLeaked DOJ Memo: Outlaw and Confiscate All Guns . . .
  29. Ben Swann – Ron Paul Gives His 2016 GOP Presidential Nominee Prediction (VIDEO)
  30. The D.C. ClotheslineWorld Citizen Asks United Nations to Disarm America: “The World Cannot Stand Idly By”
  31. New York PostPulitzer Prize winner: Osama raid ‘one big lie’
  32. infowars.com – DOJ Memo: Outlaw and Confiscate All Guns [PDF version of leaked document]
  33. The Daily BeastHow Did Rand Paul Become a Liberal Hero?

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Sunday, 29 September 2013

Random Shots for Saturday, 28 September 2013

Filed under: Random Shots — mikewb1971 @ 2:38 AM (02:38)

Today in history

Comments I’ve posted

  1. Posted to Facebook

    Taking Rangel’s rants seriously is like listening to Joe Biden for self-defense tips.

  2. Shared a photo on Facebook –

  3. Posted to Facebook

    “Their loss of control of the Congress during the Bush years resulted from their excessive spending in contradiction of their stated values.”

    Their 2008 and 2012 presidential candidates didn’t object much if at all that I could see to that excessive spending. When I raised these objections (AND the tendency of McCain and Romney to support victim disarmament “gun control” legislation), I was branded a traitor (despite the fact that I left the GOP in 1994) and was told things like “If your not with us yur with Obama!!!!!”

    Now it’s up to the GOP to EARN my vote, starting from scratch.

    What am I looking for? Here’s some ideas:

    Candidates who support the 2nd Amendment right to own and carry weapons as an individual right, without equivocation, without qualification, without increasing the infringements of that right.

    Candidates who refrain from making government any more expensive, intrusive or burdensome upon the private sector.

    Candidates who are willing to publicly and explicitly disavow Rudy Giuliani, John McCain and Mitt Romney. For New Mexico candidates, add Heather Wilson to the list.

    Principles FIRST, THEN individuals, THEN groups.

  4. Posted to Facebook

    Janice seems to want too much to be seen as “nice” while campaigning. Lujan-Grisham beat the crap out of her in the last election with mudslinging and won the race as a result.

  5. Posted to Facebook

    Being nice to the likes of Lujan-Grisham just gets you beat up more, like turning the other cheek gets you another black eye.

    For what it’s worth, I’m willing to support any New Mexico Republican who publicly and explicitly disavows Rudy Giuliani, John McCain, Mitt Romney and Heather Wilson.

    Normally I’d throw both George Bushes on that list as well, but I don’t want to make it too long.

  6. Posted to Facebook

    What “hit to our collective psyche” are we talking about here? Thirty percent of the population thinks it’s just peachy to live at the expense of everyone else. Fuck ’em, let them freeze in the dark.

  7. Posted to Facebook

    <cough-Unintended Consequences-cough> could be more like it.

  8. Posted to Facebook

    “Progressives” (really *regressives* and *oppressives*) don’t really care about the poor and disabled — the former simply use the latter as an excuse to intrude themselves into every aspect of human existence that they can.

  9. Posted to Facebook

    Definitely stupid people who vote. There’s many, many more of them and they do more damage, even if only by proxy.

    Status Update

    by The Libertarian Republic

    What is more dangerous to public safety: Blind people with concealed guns or stupid people who vote?

  10. Posted to Facebook

    Imagine that – actually reading a bill or statute that you’re going to vote on in some way. Who would have thought of that?

  11. Posted to Facebook

    Another offer of assistance, this one from Home Depot.

Listening / Reading / Watching

  1. Russia TodayMachine gun found hidden in closet at New York’s JFK Airport
  2. nmpolitics.net – Schott Solar is no Solyndra by Stephan Helgesen
  3. Center for Defense Information at POGOAir Force Brass Ignores War’s Lessons to Wipe Out A-10s
  4. Is That Baloney?Bible Scholar Charlie Rangel: “Jesus Said You’re Going To Hell” If You Don’t Support Welfare
  5. Pro Libertate

         Making the Victim Pay for the Bullet

         It Won’t Stay in Vegas: The Metro PD’s Homeland Security Theater

  6. Best of CainAre you ready for ObamaCare home visits?
  7. Anthony Bourdain on Tumblr – Guns and Green Chile
  8. CNN10 ways a government shutdown would affect your daily life
  9. shtfplan.com – Visa Goes Anti-Gun: Restricts America’s Largest Gun Store From Processing Transactions
  10. StoryleakCredit Card Company Cuts Ties With Largest Gun Shop Over ‘Gun Sales’
  11. ReasonCop Records Police Chief Pushing Ticket Quotas, Boasting About Always Finding a Reason to Stop Someone
  12. The New York TimesPlutocrats Feeling Persecuted
  13. BloombergMunger Says ‘Thank God’ U.S. Opted for Bailouts Over Handouts

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Tuesday, 24 September 2013

Random Shots for Monday, 23 September 2013

Filed under: Random Shots — mikewb1971 @ 1:10 AM (01:10)

Today in history

Comments I’ve posted

  1. Posted to Facebook

    Anyone remember this one?

    Q: You know why they call infantry the “Queen of Battle” ?
    A: Because the Queen gets fucked!


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Monday, 23 September 2013

Random Shots for Sunday, 22 September 2013

Filed under: Random Shots — mikewb1971 @ 1:12 AM (01:12)

Today in history

Comments I’ve posted

  1. Mr. Conservative – Re: McCain: “In The United States Senate, We Will Not Repeal, Or Defund, Obamacare. We Will Not.”

    McCain’s time of honorable service ended when he left the U.S. Navy.

    Copied to Facebook

  2. Posted to Facebook

    I’m in. Eleven months and change to go before decision time arrives.

    So far, the new setup lets you create and edit pages, but doesn’t display them on the publicly-viewable site.

  3. Posted to Facebook

    I’m not thrilled at the new setup, but I said I’d give them a year, so eleven months to go. It’s got the same sorts of problems I’ve had on other WordPress installs where I’ve been an editor or admin.

    To date, using WordPress at wordpress.com (or Blogger at blogspot.com) is less headaches by far. I’m on both – I want to maintain proficiency on both platforms.

  4. Posted to Facebook

    Here’s what I found about Victor’s Tire Shop:

    http://plus.google.com/101583670491141869418/
    5000 Central Ave SW Albuquerque, NM 87105
    505-352-2631

  5. Posted to Facebook

    For what it’s worth, his Twitter account seems to have been deleted. No big loss there.

  6. Posted to Facebook

    Apparently I’m Voldemort. I’d have preferred Lazarus Long.

    http://abebooks.com/docs/Community/Featured/LiteraryCharacterQuiz/results/voldemort.html

  7. Posted to Facebook

    Heineken is OK – I would order one at the Launchpad (local dive-type music venue), down it, then slip the empty in my pocket, then refill it from the tap in the scuzzy restroom. Gave my immune system a workout while being sober enough to drive after the show.

  8. Posted to Facebook

    Nope – I just do my serious drinking at home. Cops around here are pricks, and they’re bad enough when you’re not drunk and they pull you over.

Listening / Reading / Watching

  1. Comedy Central – South Park
  2. MashableIs This Our First Alien Encounter?
  3. Journal of Cosmology: Vol.,22, pp 10267–10274 (August 31, 2013): More Biological Entities from the Stratosphere Including a Diatom Fragment – Further Evidence for a Space Origin
  4. The Raw Story

         Female anchor confronts Ron Paul over plan for women to quit work en masse and home school

         Neil deGrasse Tyson disproves idea of ‘the speed of dark’

         Maddow: Obamacare is turning into the GOP’s Waterloo and it’s awesome

  5. monster.com – Nine Things Never to Say to Your Boss
  6. Adult Swim (Toonami) – Cowboy Bebop
  7. A Distinctive WorldHealth department raids community picnic and destroys all food with bleach
  8. truthseekerdaily.com – 7 Survival Life Hacks that could save your life [YouTube]
  9. Chicks on the Right

         Got Questions About Common Core? Don’t Ask Them Out Loud, Because You Might Get Arrested. FYI.

         It’s Tough To Be A Biden.

         “The Best We Can Do Is Make It Less Bad.”

         The CEO Of Starbucks Is Writing Letters To Americans Now, Too. Awesome.

  10. Clash DailySCREW THEM: Spokane Cops Blame WWII Vet’s Death on ‘Fighting Back’, Says No ‘Racism’ Involved
  11. The Blaze

         Just Wait Until You See How Apple’s New Operating System Lists Jerusalem

         What Happened to Mahmoud Ahmadinejad After He Left Office?

         Chris Wallace: Top Republicans Sent Me Opposition Research on Ted Cruz to ‘Hammer’ Him With

         Guess What Happened to This U.S. Rep’s Private Health Plan After He Opted Out of Obamacare (and He’s Not Alone)

         NY Mag: Hillary Issues Ultimatum to Huma – Leave Anthony Weiner, or You’re History

  12. [Bill] Moyers & Company“Where You Grow Up Matters”
  13. dontpokethebear.com – Recreating ridiculous family pictures
  14. ExaminerPA Democrat asks if she can kill a Republican Representative
  15. The Libertarian EnterpriseNumber 738 – 22 September 2013
  16. In SerbiaMahmoud Ahmadinejad working as professor again
  17. Kent “Hooligan Libertarian” BlogDon’t “activist” yourself to death
  18. GadlingPig in Australia Steals 18 Beers from Campers, Gets Drunk, Fights Cow
  19. reagancoalition.com – One of the Most Disgusting Excuses You’ll Hear For Raping and Killing a 6 Year Old
  20. Chinook Helicopter Door Gunner Wil’Dreka Leree in Afghanistan – Aerial Footage & Interview
  21. EXTREME CH47 Chinook Pilot Landing
  22. Amazing Chinook Display (with pilot talkover)
  23. AH-64 Apache Huey, Trex, Chinook, Attack Helicopter Amazing Maneuver
  24. The Sleuth JournalFEMA Preparing For A Major Event In Region III
  25. StoryleakVideo: Open Carry Activists Shocked To Encounter Constitutional Sheriff
  26. Rewind 2 Piece KO Of The Week: O.G. Rocky Lockridge . . .
  27. Glenn Beck Explodes! Total Chaos Coming! Lynchings in Street of America! Like You’ve NEVER Seen!
  28. Michael Moore Loses Gun Control Debate HARD
  29. ReasonPhilip K. Dick’s Visions
  30. Ars Technica

         A deal worth considering: TextNow’s $19-a-month mobile plan

         More than trading laptops for guns, IT entrepreneur aims to rewire Baltimore

         Linus Torvalds worries about how Linux will handle end of Moore’s Law

  31. ancestry.com – Actress Vanessa Williams Explains How DNA Powers Her Family Tree
  32. LiveLeakpolice officer shatters student’s car window
  33. Quantum Vibe: #650#673
  34. Zero HedgeVenezuela Seizes Toilet Paper Factory Amid Fears Of US Sabotage
  35. CNN

         ‘Diana, the Hunter’ slayings frighten Ciudad Juarez bus drivers, commuters

         Starbucks to customers: Please don’t bring your guns!

  36. Joe [“The Plumber” Wurzelbacher] for America

         School teaches students it’s constitutional for cops to confiscate guns

         High School Is Using AP History Book That Rewrites The 2nd Amendment

  37. io9Here’s what third-century China thought about the Roman Empire
  38. The Duffel BlogPOG’s Isolated Lifestyle, Wood Chopping, Brings Little Chance of CIA Mission
  39. D MagazineThe Greatest Hero America Never Knew: The true story of Waco’s Col. Robert Howard.
  40. Christopher Jones – Wait but Why? This is why.
  41. Mountain GuerrillaNo Man Is An Island: Rapport-Building, or, Don’t Piss Off the Gs!
  42. The Top Information PostNYPD have been stopping people and asking them to upgrade to iOS7
  43. Public IntelligenceFM 3-39.40 – Internment and Resettlement Operations (February 2010)
  44. Mr. ConservativeMcCain: “In The United States Senate, We Will Not Repeal, Or Defund, Obamacare. We Will Not.”
  45. Bearing ArmsChicago so inept at stopping gang violence that Illinois Governor suggests deploying the National Guard
  46. PJ MediaSouthern Poverty Law Center’s ‘Enemies List’ a Fantasy
  47. Pox VopoliThe Internet Arguing Checklist for Right-Wingers
  48. Monster Hunter Nation (Larry Correia) – The Internet Arguing Checklist

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Sunday, 22 September 2013

Random Shots for Saturday, 21 September 2013

Filed under: Random Shots — mikewb1971 @ 1:19 AM (01:19)

Today in history

Comments I’ve posted

  1. Posted to Facebook

    My pet peeves about people who don’t understand libertarianism yet feel compelled to expound about it:

    A. There’s the people who equate non-initiation of force with a total disavowal of force (thus discounting the idea of defensive force).

    B. Then there’s the people who assume that anyone who cops to being an anarchist as being of like mind with the Black Bloc creeps who throw bricks through storefront windows. They think anarchism means “no rules” (last time I checked the NAP was a rule) and can’t wrap their heads around the idea of “no rulers” as in the absence of a permanent Ruling Overclass.

    After that, my gripes are mostly about apathy amongst those who do understand these ideas and sit around griping that “no one in the libertarian movement actually does anything” while the most that they ever do is show up for a social club session to BS.

  2. Posted to Facebook

    What is so bad about shutting down the government? 95 percent of it is anti-Constitutional.

Listening / Reading / Watching

  1. BBC America – Star Trek: The Next Generation, Doctor Who
  2. Comedy Central – South Park
  3. Fox Business – Stossel, Cavuto
  4. guns.com – College professor reacts to Navy Yard shooting, calls for murder of NRA member’s children
  5. Hit the WoodlineOn Assimilation
  6. Prodigal MagazineShe Yelled And Called Me Names
  7. Yahoo! FinanceHere’s What McDonald’s And Dunkin’ Donuts Had To Say About Customers Bringing Guns Into Their Stores
  8. Business InsiderWhy Gun Owners Claim They Need To Bring Firearms To Starbucks
  9. The Hollywood ReporterDark Horse Can’t Stop the Signal, Relaunches ‘Serenity’
  10. The Huffington PostFox News Changes: Megyn Kelly To 9 PM, Greta Van Susteren To 7, Sean Hannity To 10
  11. American ThinkerSame Lies, Different Day
  12. MSN NewsNuclear bomb nearly exploded over NC in 1961: Paper
  13. DesignTAXI

         How to Damage Your Laptop in the Quickest Possible Time

         iPhone 5S’ Fingerprint Scanner Can Recognize Your Cat’s Paw

  14. The BlazeRand Paul: ‘We Probably Can’t Defeat or Get Rid of Obamacare’ (UPDATE: Paul Clarifies Statements)
  15. Let’s Get Visible (David Gaughran) – The Hilarious Hypocrisy of Jonathan Franzen
  16. The Guardian [UK] – Ten rules for writing fiction
  17. BizPac ReviewProfessor calls for murder of NRA members’ children; university responds
  18. Gadaboutblogalot’s BlogWas A NM Representative Missing
  19. The Free PatriotShopping Mall Terror: More Evidence U.S. Will Be Sarin Gas Chemical Attack Target

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Wednesday, 18 September 2013

Random Shots for Tuesday, 17 September 2013

Filed under: Random Shots — mikewb1971 @ 1:10 AM (01:10)

Today in history

Comments I’ve posted

  1. Re: Mass Shooters on Military Bases

    Let’s go one better and include a Basic Pistol component into basic training or boot camp. It should be a must-pass component, too — just like Basic Rifle Marksmanship.

    Copied to Facebook

  2. Posted to Facebook

    Susana seems committed to implementing Obama’s copy-and-paste job of Romneycare. Between this and the fact that she seems to be OK with treating gun owners as a political soccer ball – kicking us around at a whim by promising to sign HB77 if it had what she wanted – her political career might be ending next year.

    If so, serves her right.

    Status Update
    By Sam Damewood
    Pass this far and wide please:
    Dear Republican Party,
    I want to see you, at County, State, and National Level, commit to defunding Obamacare.
    You can do it. Get mad, get mean, get yer metrosexual panties in a wad and get off your dead ass and kill Obamacare.

    If you don’t, we will have proof solid that you are nothing better than Democrat Lite, desirous of completing the enslavement of the nation, and well deserving of them panties, which we will pull down over your eyes before putting a boot up your worthless ass!

  3. Posted to Facebook

    Now how to get Berry to dump his plans to build elephante blanco public-works projects, like the bike path around the city?

  4. Posted to Facebook

    Way too late in that regard, Mr. Bagnato.

    I think I’ve become a red-pill (think from The Matrix) junkie.

  5. Posted to Facebook

    Actually, Waco Willie was simply expanding a policy started by Comrade Bush Sr.

    The Blaze: This Is Why Most Military Personnel Aren’t Armed on Military Bases – and It’s Not Clinton’s Fault
    Department of Defense Directive 5210.56 – Carrying of Firearms and the Use of Force by DoD Personnel Engaged in Security, Law and Order, or Counterintelligence Activities

    But Bush got a pass because he has the magic Big R after his name.

    Principles first, individuals next, and groups last.

  6. Posted to Facebook

    About the Washington (DC) Navy Yard shootings –

    1. This took place inside two de facto “gun free zones,” one inside the other like pieces of a Russian matryoshka doll.
    2. Despite the lamestream snoozemedia talking about the shooter using an “AR-15,” that seems to be NOT the case.
    3. #2 will NOT stop Dianne Feinstein from trying to outlaw the AR-15 (and AK-47, and everything else). She’s only been trying this since 1992.

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Tuesday, 3 September 2013

Random Shots for Sunday, 2 September 2013

Filed under: Random Shots — mikewb1971 @ 1:44 AM (01:44)

Today in history

Comments I’ve posted

  1. Posted to Facebook

    I was blocked from posting on the Being “Liberal” FB page over a year ago when I pointed out that one of their equivalents of the Founding Fathers (Woodrow Wilson) held a screening of The Birth of a Nation in the White House and didn’t seem to have any problems with the Ku Klux Krud.

  2. Posted to Facebook

    “This is like helping the Cripss against the Bloods.”

    They’ll do that, too (or vice versa) when it suits their purposes.

  3. Posted to Facebook

    “If the Republicans are smart,”

    This just about kills the proposition from the beginning.

    “they will demand a debate on ObamaCare and the hundreds of other dictatorial moves [Obama] has made.

    This also requires a bit of courage on the part of the Republican Congress.

    Outside or Rand Paul, Justin Amash, a few scattered others, I just don’t see the necessary qualities in the current Congressional Republicans.

  4. Posted to Facebook

    Exile him to Kenya so he can live in the shack next to his half-brother George.

Notes from Life, Etc.

  1. LPNM
    1. Liberty Lunch ay UNM
      1. Date: Second Friday of each month
        1. The second week avoids most of the major holidays – New Years and Independence Day are on the first week, Thanksgiving and Christmas are on the third or fourth weeks
        2. I’m doing this during my time off from the day job at my own expense, so it will be at my convenience. Right now, the best day for me is Friday, so Fridays it is.
      2. Location: UNM SUB at Main Campus (central location on campus)
      3. Time: 11 AM – 1 PM (high traffic time)
      4. Purpose: Introduce UNM students, faculty, etc., to libertarian ideas. CNM students, faculty and staff are also welcome to attend.
      5. The Weekly Sedition will co-sponsor the events – again, I’m doing this on my time off at my own expense, so I get to promote myself a bit, too.

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Sunday, 1 September 2013

Rex’s Latest Inanity

Filed under: Blogging / Writing, Philosophy, Politics — Tags: , — mikewb1971 @ 6:04 AM (06:04)

OK, folks, I’m writing to comment upon Rex May’s latest bit of inanity to “grace” the e-pages of The Libertarian Enterprise

http://ncc-1776.org/tle2013/tle735-20130825-02.html

Whatever TLE readers think of Rex’s cartooning talents, let’s face it – his abilities with creating content in the prose format are . . . somewhat lacking.

In fact, they’re mostly copy-and-paste jobs from other people’s blogs and sites. The article linked to here is a prime example of this.

In the first paragraph of last week’s “article,” he just about brags about his emulation of the Joe Biden’s research and writing techniques:

“This could get complicated, so bear with me. First, I did THIS POST a few days back, and note that I didn’t write it—It’s mostly a reprint from John Craig’s blog, HERE. That’s clear? Okay. Now, Vulture of Critique has reacted very cleverly and incisively to John’s clever and incisive post which I cleverly and incisively reblogged, thus”

By the way, this is how Obama created Obamacare. He didn’t develop it on his own – he simply copied and pasted it over from Romney’s plan in Massachusetts, courtesy of Jon Gruber, the MIT economics professor who helped Romney with it in 2005 / 2006.

Thus I ask the staff and readers of TLE :

Is this sort of thing really necessary?

What exactly is the mission, the raison d’etre, for TLE ?

How does publishing copy-and-paste jobs from a white nationalist / conservative camp follower further that mission?

Is TLE jumping the shark?


NOTES

  1. Reposted –
    1. Personal blogs and micro-blogs – Facebook / Twitter / Yahoo!

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Random Shots for Friday, 30 August 2013

Filed under: Random Shots — mikewb1971 @ 12:52 AM (00:52)

Today in history

Comments I’ve posted

  1. Posted to Facebook

    Here’s the press release mislabeled as a “fact sheet” —

    http://whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2013/08/29/fact-sheet-new-executive-actions-reduce-gun-violence

    Commentary from bearingarms.com —

    http://bearingarms.com/obama-submits-two-new-executive-orders-targeting-legal-gun-owners/

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    Some states (California, Massachusetts) have “gone the extra mile” and enacted state-level bans of select-fire weapons, suppressors, etc., for civilians. Because the federal restrictions just weren’t enough. Texas and Florida aren’t on that particular idiot list (yet).

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    Every one of the five “justices” on the NM Supreme Court should be kicked off the bench with extreme prejudice then disbarred for this horrendous decision.

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    I don’t know where to start on how bad this one is.

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    The same feds who upheld Obamacare? The same feds who keep finding reasons to uphold the NFA-1934? Why should I be optimistic about that?

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    If the members of Helloween aren’t libertarians, I’d be surprised.

    http://youtube.com/watch?v=FjV8SHjHvHk

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    “Every person in the world can now participate in the supervision of the President.”

    Seems only fair, since the First Asshole seems to think that he’s the de facto World God-Emperor.

    I bet Vladimir Putin, Xi Jinping and Li Keqiang will have something to say about Obama’s notion that he should rule the world. Not because these guys are especially devoted to the ideals and principles of individual freedom, but simply because Obama’s foreign-policy idiocy might cut into their foreign-policy schemes.

    The Blaze: Turning the Tables? Group Challenges Domestic Surveillance by Tracking Obama


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