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Exactly How Stupid Do You Have To Be?
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Way down south in Venezuela, they’ve eaten their cats and dogs—and the animals in the zoo. In North Korea, I’ve heard they’re eating one another. And in Sweden (as in much of Europe) hostile barbarian savages are eating Western Civilization alive. California is eating itself.
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Closets and Noses
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Is it Broken?
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Back in 1981 I did the crummiest thing I've done in my entire life. My wife was in labor so I had to leave my 3 year old daughter and 12 year old sister in law at home alone. It was dark, sleeting, and around freezing There was an illegal alien kid sleeping under a tarp on my porch. I chased him off claiming it was time for the Border Patrol to patrol the area so that he would move on.
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Disrupting Television
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Beginning in November 2017, I was asked by one of the legends of the freedom movement, Melinda Pillsbury-Foster, to join in a series of conference calls about a set of really ground-breaking projects that address homelessness, the financial crisis of 2007-present, risks attending polluting industries, and safe and environmentally sound solutions to real-world problems in building materials, insect control, and re-building after earthquakes, tornadoes, and wildfires.
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#Walkaway: The Libertarian Party
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I joined the newly-formed Libertarian Party in Denver, in 1972, the first full year it existed. I got to know its principal founder, David F. Nolan, reasonably well. I stood out in the driving rain and in boiling heat at public places, collecting ballot-petition signatures. I gave speeches and appeared on radio shows many times. I served on the National Platform Committee twice, the Colorado State Platform Committee on several occasions, and ran for public office as a Libertarian Party candidate twice.
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