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About Deived

Looking for freedom in an un-free world.


The Ignorance of the New Yorker
“it’s an almost textbook-quality example of what happens when you try to write about libertarianism in current events without having at least a basic understanding of the libertarian tradition”

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Did you think the US was done in Iraq? You thought wrong! — AP: US-Iraqi raid on Fallujah kills at least 6

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Appeals Court Guts Landmark Computer-Privacy Ruling

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41 Obama White House aides owe the IRS $831,000 in back taxes — and they’re not alone

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Evil Lincoln
Lincoln: Separating the Man from the Mythos

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girl with toy gun
Preparing kids for the future: Six-year-old faces expulsion over toy cap gun

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Ex-DEA Administrators Call on Obama to Sue if CA Voters Legalize Pot

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More NY Cigarette Tax = More Crime

cigarette taxNew state tax on cigarettes appears to be a factor in a spike in crime in New York

Despite the hopes of law enforcement officials that smokers remain law abiding citizens, we have seen a rather dramatic increase in crimes related to the theft of individual packs and entire cartons of smokes.

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US soldiers ‘killed Afghan civilians for sport and collected fingers as trophies’

This is just sick.

As I read this article, I look over to my coworkers cubicle to see a “Support the Troops” ribbon and a mini gadsden flag. I guess that’s how backwards you’ve got to be to just look past stories like these.

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Dublin Georgia mayor to sign baggy pants ban

Dublin Georgia mayor to sign baggy pants ban. I personally find the whole pants sagging fashion as… well… lame, but do we really need to make sex offenders out of them? Ridiculous.

“The result was that council members decided to put exposure due to baggy clothing in the same category as masturbation, fornication and urination in public places.”

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California could end Mexico’s Drug War

California’s Proposition 19 would have a big impact on the violence in Mexico.

I’m Mexican and I’ve never been to Mexico. I live in California, so it’s not that it’s too far. Could the passing of Prop 19 make it safer for me to go?

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