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Number 583, August 15, 2010
"I do not regard a lock on my door
as a limit to anybody's freedom."

Remember the couple who sneaked into the White House with no credentials?
Remember the couple who sneaked into the White House with no credentials?
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Let's Play Nice
by Cathy L.Z. Smith
I've been puzzling for some weeks now over the purpose of the vehement attacks on the notion of intellectual property rights (IPR) being mounted by some who call themselves Austrian economists. My confusion comes, in part, from watching those around me (three of them at this point) struggle for days, weeks, months, and even years laboring to produce an original work of fiction.

The Medium and the Message
by L. Neil Smith
Somebody once described the libertarian movement as "30,000 people trying to make a living selling newsletters to each other." We have been a movement, from the inception, of folks with something to say, even when getting it said—and spread around—proved arduous and expensive.

Die! Geezers! Die!
by Bob Wallace
I am of course not for nationalized/socialized health-care in any form. What we need is a completely free market in health care. Costs would go down, the quality of treatment would go up, and we'd have more and better innovation.

It Really is That Simple
by A.X. Perez
There is a tendency to mythologize political leaders of the past. The fact is they are not so much of much. For all the good and even greater harm they did, they were, in the words of Eric Flint, "Just Men fucking around in a fucked up world." They are not the godlings their publicists would have us believe they were, nor are they the great monsters their opponents ( most of them to the readers of TLE) believe. They were men faced with choices, men stuck in a world of shades of grey and making decisions with black and white consequences.

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