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Black Mirror on Netflix is just a dystopian Twilight Zone knockoff

Black Mirror is modern and slick, but it’s all bad news, and the writing isn’t nearly as good as The Twilight Zone. With The Twilight Zone, it touched on deeper cultural and philosophical truths, while the running Black Mirror theme … Continue reading

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Wasn't There An Amendmenty Thingie To End Slavery?

By Amy Alkon donkeyrock shared this story from Advice Goddess Blog. Wasn’t There An Amendmenty Thingie To End Slavery? At the LibertyCrier, Ron Paul calls “national service” anti-liberty and anti-American: Former Clinton Administration Labor Secretary Robert Reich recently called on … Continue reading

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More Than One Perspective

By Don Boudreaux donkeyrock shared this story from Cafe Hayek – Article Feed. (Don Boudreaux) Here’s another letter to my new correspondent from New Jersey: Dear Mr. Sloan: I appreciate your correspondence. Thank you for it. You ask if I … Continue reading

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Voltaire and the NYPD Cops

Newman made a comment about the profanity but eventually apologized to the cops. After they left, he noted that usually he’d go crazy on a heckler who told him to shut the fuck up but that it’s different with cops, … Continue reading

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Dhimmi And Dhimmier: The Insensitive Mention Of Bacon In A Public Place

By Amy Alkon donkeyrock shared this story from Advice Goddess Blog. Dhimmi And Dhimmier: The Insensitive Mention Of Bacon In A Public Place First, Wikipedia on “dhimmitude”: The concept of “dhimmitude” was introduced into Western discourse by the writer Bat … Continue reading

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