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Michael Goldfarb in Defense of Idiocy

Yesterday, I noted some particularly stupid statements by an unnamed senior U.S. official:

U.S. law-enforcement officials — as well as some of their counterparts in Mexico — say the explosion in violence indicates progress in the war on drugs as organizations under pressure are clashing.

“If the drug effort were failing there would be no […]

Your weekend reading assignment

Vices Are Not Crimes: A Vindication of Moral Liberty by Lysander Spooner, 1875 I dare you to read the whole thing. The next time someone says “Well, if you want to legalize drugs, why don’t you just legalize murder while you’re at it?”, I want to strap them down and force them to read this… […]

Five Years in Amsterdam

I’m going to be busy the next few days with a special out-of-town guest. Brendan Hunt, one of my former students from the early 90’s, has done quite well in the improv comedy field, including five years as part of the outstanding Boom Chicago troupe in Amsterdam. Brendan created a one-man show about that time, […]