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Forum: Diavlog comments 06-17-2011, 01:39 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,925
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Von Mises on the Beach (Annie Lowrey & Katherine Mangu-Ward)

Am I wrong or didn't they start by pooh-poohing fears of a world currency and then spend significant time praising bitcoin?
Forum: Diavlog comments 05-29-2011, 02:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,689
Posted By liberrocky
Re: I vaguely remember my preschool naps, and it was not about the kids

Being the father of two kids under 4 I can tell you the naps are hard wired and you are too cynical.

"The nap as cultural construct" is baloney of the highest order. The vast majority of kids...
Forum: Diavlog comments 07-09-2010, 09:19 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,126
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Vuvuzela-Blowing Edition (Bryan Curtis & Eve Fairbanks)

Soccer: Corrupt, tedious, with arbitrary rules, where stalling & feigning injury are the main tactics. It's the U.N. in short pants.
Forum: Diavlog comments 03-28-2010, 04:26 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 24,722
Posted By liberrocky
Re: The Filibuster (Zeke Webster & Conn Carroll)

Someone should have made this point: The 17 Amendment changed the nature of the Senate and thus comparisons of historical uses of the filibuster to modern uses are specious at best.
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-15-2009, 03:45 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 21,658
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Chester Arthur Territory (Timothy Noah & Megan McArdle)

In a hundred years the only thing people will remember will be Chappaquiddick. He will be know as that brother of president Kennedy that killed a girl.

No one is gonna care that he helped expand...
Forum: Diavlog comments 03-24-2009, 03:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,915
Posted By liberrocky
Re: We need financial transparency

Thorny

So which do you hate more privacy or freedom?
Forum: Diavlog comments 02-04-2009, 08:52 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 57,882
Posted By liberrocky
Re: A Humbler Stimulus?

Hah Hah good one Franco!...Oh wait it just occurred to me that you might not be joking.
Forum: Diavlog comments 02-04-2009, 12:42 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 24,554
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Free Will: Saving Room for Desert

My "win" comment was a play on reality TV stars who always spout: "I am not here to make friends I am here to win!"


So in what manner is this not Marxism "From each according to his ability, to...
Forum: Diavlog comments 02-03-2009, 12:39 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 24,554
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Free Will: Saving Room for Desert

Well I don't know if it is an escape really but it is a bigger megaphone.


I would have to go back at the old forum and look at who were the miscreants. I recall Wolfgangus being one.
Forum: Diavlog comments 02-03-2009, 10:51 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 24,554
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Free Will: Saving Room for Desert

I would say Lew actually gets with in a mm of saying exactly that with his comments about Bill Gates and Bell.


I don't think they deny the profit motive but they think that it can some how be...
Forum: Diavlog comments 02-03-2009, 03:20 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 24,554
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Free Will: Saving Room for Desert

As they say on every reality show: "I did not come here to make friends"

Actually I have been a pretty heavy commenter in the past but got tired of the ad hominem attacks and name calling.
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Forum: Diavlog comments 02-03-2009, 01:56 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 24,554
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Free Will: Saving Room for Desert

Dear Lew,

Just because you wear an oxford, a necktie, and the haircut from the 1953 sears catalog it does not disguise the fact that you are a Marxist.

And like all other Marxists your theories...
Forum: Diavlog comments 08-08-2008, 02:37 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 28,157
Posted By liberrocky
Re: The Temptation of Eli

Bob's "free market" solution to thuggish oil fueled dictatorships was rich.

1. There is nothing free market about banning domestic drilling
2. Banning domestic drilling raises the price of oil...
Forum: Diavlog comments 06-28-2008, 06:14 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 28,088
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Science Saturday: Cultural Evolution

Paul Ehrlich huh. I guess this is Pseudoscience Saturday.

I mean I thought BH.TV hit bottom with Glenn "Socky" Greenwald, apparently Bob Wright has decided to get out the shovel and start digging.
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-28-2007, 01:06 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 43,351
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Fiscal Discipline Is Moronic?

I have an easy way to evaluate policy: does it increase personal freedom? If yes = GOOD if no=BAD.
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-28-2007, 12:59 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 43,351
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Clinton paid off the debt?

No, your smelly hippie "It will be a great day when our schools get all the money they need and the Air Force has to hold a bake sale to buy a bomber" peacenikism is moronic.

As Orwell said:...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-27-2007, 11:20 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 43,351
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Clinton paid off the debt?

That is just moronic.
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-27-2007, 11:18 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 43,351
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Clinton paid off the debt?

Sorry reread my post. I had hit submit instead of preview.
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-27-2007, 11:12 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 43,351
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Clinton paid off the debt?

I know this is hard to understand, but when you are fighting a real war (not one on poverty or drugs or cancer) fiscal discipline is a secondary, yet still important, consideration. But in the end...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-27-2007, 06:28 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 43,351
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Clinton paid off the debt?

What? When did I advocate anything but fiscal discipline?
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-27-2007, 02:56 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 43,351
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Love Child

Bob wears that shirt a lot, so what? Homer Simpson always wears the same shirt too.
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-27-2007, 02:55 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 43,351
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Love Child

I read it. I don't feel like spending time Fisking (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fisking)it so I will let others do that (http://proteinwisdom.com/?p=10493).
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-27-2007, 11:37 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 43,351
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Dr. PanKaus

Sure but why? There were three reasons:
The wealth generated from the tech bubble, the Republican congress blocks on spending and the reduction in Military and intelligence spending thanks to the...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-27-2007, 08:58 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 43,351
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Dr. PanKaus

The national debt was not reduced during the Clinton years, the budget was in surplus but that was mostly thanks to Republican Congress.


Apparently America can't afford to get you the mental...
Forum: Diavlog comments 12-27-2007, 02:18 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 43,351
Posted By liberrocky
Re: Love Child

You are not the first and won't be the last!


Are you sure it is "almost bound to"?

They could escalate violence but not to previous levels without outside support.
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