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  • Cobwebs in the sky
    Chemtrails, Zen tales and the libertarian Zero Aggression Principle
    Everyone, we are told, knows that chemtrails, those white fluffy-looking streaks crisscrossing the skies of our world, are not vapor trails left by the Jet engines of airplanes; they're really a secret conspiracy by our One World rulers to...
  • Net Neutrality
    Internet freedom and the reality of Net Neutrality
    People in favor of "Net Neutrality" for the Internet are afraid that Big Corporations will destroy the Internet as we know it so they want Big Government to control it. What these people never seem to understand is that Big Government...
  • Prison Overcrowding
    Reducing 'low level' crimes won't reduce prison populations
    California's Prop 47, which passed during the 2014 midterm elections, is designed to reduce penalties for "lower-level crimes" such as "shoplifting, forgery, fraud, petty theft, and possession of small amounts of drugs including...
  • Tim Scott and Mia Love
    Race-baiters turn racist after midterm elections
    "I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character." – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.Sorry Dr. King, but many of...
  • Peoples Climate March
    Politicized climate change and the libertarian solution
    "Today only a small minority of scientists challenge the mainstream conclusion that climate change is linked to human activity." – Karl Ritter, Associated Press, Nov 2, 2014"Today only a small minority of scientists challenge...
  • REAL ID Cattle
    Police state junkies still pushing REAL ID
    The last time most people heard about REAL ID – the American Police State's insatiable lust to transform every state driver's license into a mandatory identification document, internal passport, government permission slip, public...
  • Illegal Pete's
    When political correctness becomes political infantilism
    Political Correctness has gotten so over-the-top infantile that the term "Holier Than Thou" applies to the Secular Political Correctness Bullies as much as it ever did to their mirror image Fundamentalist Bible Thumpers.A case in point...
  • Ministry of Truth
    Untruthy bureaucrats will administer The Truth
    America's pathologically untruthful government, as revealed by Edward Snowden and other courageous truthtellers, has decided to appoint itself the guardian of "the truth." In doing this remember that government asks permission from...
  • I Thought He Had a Gun
    Has Ann Coulter's brain been water-boarded?
    Two articles in Punk Rock Libertarian, when considered together, raise an interesting question.First is Ann Coulter's threat to libertarians – laughable, disgusting, terroristic, pick one – quoted from her recent column concerning...
  • Dad and Me
    Me, My Dad, and The Movies
    I was born with a mild case of cerebral palsy in July of 1982. Up until seventh grade, I was never physically able to put my left heel down. For the majority of my young life, I walked around with a brace on my leg. This led to schoolyard insults...
  • BIG Stolen Money
    How real libertarians guarantee everyone's incomes
    The Cato Institute recently offered a 3,209 word essay titled "The Pragmatic Libertarian Case for a Basic Income Guarantee" via its Cato Unbound website.It describes how "libertarians" can scramble onto the European socialist...
  • Think For Yourself
    Evidence shows this anti-libertarian fails his own criteria
    David Robert Grimes who wrote in The Guardian that libertarian ideology "is the natural enemy of science" fails his own litmus test; he can't tell ideology from science or either from "evidence.""Whether the issue is...
  • Rice and Goodell clash again
    Ravens RB Ray Rice cut, suspended indefinitely
    News ~Following today’s TMZ video airing of running back Ray Rice knocking out his fiancée (now wife) Janay Palmer with a single punch to the left side of her face, the perennial AFC North contender Baltimore Ravens announced his...
  • Liar Liar
    The 5 degrees of lying that affect the LIAR as much as the ones who were lied to
    Admit it. At various points in your life, you have looked someone directly in their eyes and told them a boldface lie. Human beings lie for a variety of reasons: To impress others; to entertain others; to protect themselves from danger, harm or...
  • Monday Musings, Vol. 2
    Monday Musings, Vol. 2
    Dear Readers,Alas, another weekend has come and gone. And you know what that (occasionally) means: another edition of Monday Musings!Last week, I lamented the fact that our recent move from apartment to house—and the all-consuming tasks that...