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YanksTitlePhotosmThis is a day you won’t learn about in history class. It doesn’t foster pride in the American ideal we’ve been taught to be so proud of. This was a day our politicians reneged on promises. A day our nation chose a few dollar signs over 15,000 World War I vets with their backs against the wall, pockets empty, and their stomachs growling with hunger. Read more…

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la_losangeles_county_sheriff-thumb-640xauto-4244Los Angeles law enforcement has a very well known reputation, a reputation that is known across the world. It’s known for being very corrupt and very violent. Nothing proved this more than the televised manhunt for former LAPD Officer Christopher Dorner. A ‘rogue’ officer, who’s main grievance was of department corruption, had all law enforcement for miles turn the greater Los Angeles area into a chaotic, lawless war zone. Officers repeatedly misidentified and shot innocent civilians with no repercussions or any sign of remorse. A recent report by the Los Angeles Times gives a very credible explanation as to why this is such a routine occurrence. Read more…

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Via Daily Caller:

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Via AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News:
Why So Many Police Chiefs Favor Gun Control, When Most Sheriffs Don't
The bottom line is: city, state and even federal chiefs will almost always bend to the will of their political masters--He who has the gold makes the rules...

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A Few Youtube Comments That Are Pretty Funny

↳ Posted on December 6th, 2013 by Ben Spera
Via BuzzFeed:
25 YouTube Comments That Are Actually Funny
Believe it or not, sometimes YouTube comments are funny.

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A Libertarian Case for Net Neutrality

Posted on January 25th, 2014 by Ben Spera

14137_large_net_neutralityAs a libertarian you may be uneasy with the concept of net neutrality. Like me, you feel inexplicably drawn to this neutrality but feel guilty for it. You think to yourself, “I’m a free-market libertarian, by God! Regulation is wrong! Why is my instinct betraying me?” It’s because we don’t live in perfect world. We live in an economy that is far from free and is infested with government regulations and corporate manipulation. The internet service industry is a picturesque example of this.
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What is Arby’s Doing?

Posted on April 6th, 2012 by Ben Spera

I love a beef and cheddar sandwich as much as the next guy but the way Arby’s dealt with a little bit of criticism today was just ridiculous.

I guess Arby’s originally advertised with Rush Limbaugh. They got some heat so they pulled their ads. No biggie. But then when people contacted them on Twitter to see why, Arby’s started blocking people like their $2 roast beef sandwiches do my colon.

Check out the full story here.

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