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Who is paid by Iran?

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Submitted by Anonymous Guest on Sun, 2012-12-02 05:45

Some of the Soloists suggested that this is me. However, there is much more worthy recipient-Barack Hussein Obama.

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Bad, Gregster — by 0 on Sun, 2012-12-02 16:08
Gregster — by Jules Troy on Sun, 2012-12-02 08:52
Good Leonid — by gregster on Sun, 2012-12-02 08:31

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"We would have crossed the rubicon of writing elements of press regulation into the law of the land."

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Submitted by Marcus on Fri, 2012-11-30 13:25
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In the teeth of fierce opposition itching for a new law regulating UK press and investigative journalism, David Cameron says:

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Labour's six pillars of wisdom to regulate the press — by Marcus on Mon, 2012-12-10 00:15
I've heard through the media... — by Marcus on Tue, 2012-12-04 12:18
more good stuff — by Doug Bandler on Tue, 2012-12-04 04:13

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Firefly

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Wed, 2012-11-28 16:20

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But look further — by Doug Bandler on Fri, 2012-11-30 10:03
IDF training — by Doug Bandler on Fri, 2012-11-30 10:02
Linda hamilton — by Jules Troy on Fri, 2012-11-30 07:37

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Rand vs. Dawkins

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Submitted by Richard Goode on Tue, 2012-11-27 10:02

One of Ayn Rand's better essays is called The Argument From Intimidation.

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Free will, volition and Darwin — by Tom Burroughes on Sat, 2012-12-22 17:15
Oh, how the mighty have fallen — by Richard Goode on Fri, 2012-12-14 04:39
Richard — by 0 on Thu, 2012-12-13 22:39

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Hostess Liquidates - 18,000 people lose jobs from striking - Atlas Shrugged

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Submitted by Sandi on Mon, 2012-11-19 00:29
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NLR — by Doug Bandler on Mon, 2012-11-19 09:18
Unions — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Mon, 2012-11-19 00:50
NZ Rate Payers - Shrug — by Sandi on Mon, 2012-11-19 00:42

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Proportional Response

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Fri, 2012-11-16 02:29

At some quick point the wartime standard and ideal of "proportional response" is truly inhuman and depraved. You're supposed to defeat your evil enemy -- not play "tit for tat" with him.

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As an interesting side note — by Jules Troy on Sat, 2012-12-01 12:09
Interesting enough is — by Jules Troy on Sat, 2012-12-01 11:56
Doug — by 0 on Sat, 2012-12-01 11:02

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Epitaph. The Death of America and Western Democracy. Ron Paul's Farewell Speech.

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Submitted by Richard Goode on Thu, 2012-11-15 07:44
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Re Ron Paul's Money Problem, and Money Motive — by Rosie on Wed, 2012-11-21 14:30
Michael — by Rosie on Wed, 2012-11-21 14:12
Jules — by Richard Goode on Wed, 2012-11-21 11:31

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Deification of Government

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Submitted by Anonymous Guest on Tue, 2012-11-13 14:27

“Naked came I out of my mother's womb, and naked shall I return thither: the LORD gave, and the LORD hath taken away; blessed be the name of the LORD.” (Job 1:21)


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The American Revolution, part two!

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Submitted by Marcus on Tue, 2012-11-13 13:24
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Well this is interesting.. — by Jules Troy on Wed, 2012-11-14 03:37

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Bye, bye Miss American Pie

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Submitted by Anonymous Guest on Wed, 2012-11-07 13:47

"History always repeats itself twice: first time as tragedy, second time as farce." - Karl Marx

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For once — by Jules Troy on Wed, 2012-11-07 14:02

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Magna Carta: A timely reminder

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Submitted by Marcus on Sun, 2012-11-04 22:40

On the weekend I visited Runnymede with the family. A timely reminder of the birthplace of "liberty under law" in the face of the US Presidential elections.


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Ratcheting evil

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Submitted by Richard Goode on Sat, 2012-11-03 13:35
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Gin? — by Jules Troy on Tue, 2012-11-06 04:36
The leaders are lizards — by Richard Goode on Tue, 2012-11-06 01:01
Stop Voting For Nincompoops — by Richard Goode on Sun, 2012-11-04 13:34

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Let the GOODE times roll!

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Submitted by Richard Goode on Sun, 2012-10-28 11:08

Let the GOODE times roll!

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I agree with a lot of what he says butt — by Jules Troy on Sun, 2012-10-28 12:11

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Throw Your Vote Away

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Thu, 2012-10-25 20:47

Throw your vote away. Always!

Never be "practical" or "realistic." Never be "pragmatic" or "strategic." Never vote for evil or "the lesser of two evils." Never vote for tyranny.

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Think twice before throwing your vote away — by Jules Troy on Wed, 2012-10-31 09:25
Such an act of God... — by Marcus on Tue, 2012-10-30 21:39
Hurricane — by Jules Troy on Tue, 2012-10-30 07:11

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Blue Origin

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Thu, 2012-10-25 14:49

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos was recently busy at work with his Blue Origin private spaceship:


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Richard Dawkins: Sex, Death And The Meaning Of Life

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Submitted by Marcus on Wed, 2012-10-24 10:08

New TV series on how Atheists should handle moral challenges.

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Atheism — by Richard Goode on Wed, 2012-10-24 10:55

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Atheism Destroyed with One Question

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Submitted by Richard Goode on Tue, 2012-10-23 14:47

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Reed — by 0 on Wed, 2012-11-28 15:23
Leonid — by reed on Tue, 2012-11-27 19:29
It's in Leonid's room. — by 0 on Tue, 2012-11-27 15:30

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When is an 'ought' not an 'ought'?

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Submitted by seddon on Sun, 2012-10-21 03:58

Got my latest issue of JARS (August 2012) and Lachlan Doughney’s article “Deducing ‘Ought’ from ‘Is’” caught my eye.


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The buggers are legal now, what more are they after?

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Submitted by Richard Goode on Fri, 2012-10-19 05:50
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Oregon bakery refuses to make same-sex wedding cake — by Richard Goode on Wed, 2013-02-06 23:40
...And You Still Need To Pony Up — by Michael Moeller on Thu, 2013-01-17 00:51
Just Take Responsibility, Linz!! — by Michael Moeller on Wed, 2013-01-16 23:17

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Romney KO

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Submitted by Marcus on Tue, 2012-10-09 12:29
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Amazingly this photo was published before the debate!


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The Mitt Romney vs. Barack Obama Presidential Debates

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Wed, 2012-10-03 21:34

When it comes to politics, government, and the law, the only words which truly count -- going back 5300 years now -- are "liberty," "justice," "individual rights," and "freedom."

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Oh, now... — by Ross Elliot on Tue, 2012-10-09 07:23
Mark — by Ross Elliot on Tue, 2012-10-09 07:18
The Debate — by Kasper on Sat, 2012-10-06 22:58

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Life

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Tue, 2012-10-02 00:40

Part of life is the pain, sweat, drudgery, mechanics, and systematic carefulness of postponing damage and death.


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Announcement

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Submitted by Sam Pierson on Fri, 2012-09-28 05:01

Lindsay Perigo's 'The Total Passion for the Total Height' is now available on Amazon for Kindle.

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Preliminary observations from Nicholas Dykes — by Lindsay Perigo on Sun, 2012-11-25 21:21
Even the Best Shopping List — by Luke Setzer on Thu, 2012-10-11 13:52
Luke's flow charts ... — by Lindsay Perigo on Wed, 2012-10-10 20:33

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Not Even Making a Dent

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Submitted by seddon on Wed, 2012-09-26 11:28

I have been a subscriber and contributor to JARS since the beginning and now regret to report that I have just read the worst article ever to appear in that journal.

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Ross — by seddon on Thu, 2012-09-27 21:28
Further, take... — by Ross Elliot on Thu, 2012-09-27 09:12
Fred... — by Ross Elliot on Thu, 2012-09-27 09:01

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Why the Peaceful Majority is Irrelevant

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Submitted by Richard Goode on Thu, 2012-09-20 13:16
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Right.... — by Ross Elliot on Sat, 2012-09-29 09:42
Ross — by Doug Bandler on Sat, 2012-09-29 05:12
So, Doug... — by Ross Elliot on Fri, 2012-09-28 09:42

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DIMwit - Part IV

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Submitted by seddon on Tue, 2012-09-18 23:19

This post is more like a little note that I thought some of you Soloists would find interesting. Note 131 on p. 356 deals with a sentence in the Declaration of Independence.

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Kyrel — by seddon on Fri, 2012-09-21 02:42
Jefferson vs. Franklin — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Wed, 2012-09-19 14:08

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Mitt Romney's Private Views

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Submitted by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Tue, 2012-09-18 14:38

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In that secretly recorded video of Mitt Romney at his fund-raiser, he stated:

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New Topic — by Kyrel Zantonavitch on Thu, 2012-10-04 20:16
Good post, Robert — by Ross Elliot on Thu, 2012-10-04 05:52
This thread has gone seriously... — by Marcus on Thu, 2012-10-04 05:19

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DIMwit - Part III

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Submitted by seddon on Tue, 2012-09-18 10:35

In this post I want to challenge Peikoff’s identification of Plato as Misintegrator and Aristotle as Integrator. I want to suggest that Plato is the Integrator and Aristotle the Disintegrator!

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Leonid — by seddon on Sun, 2012-10-14 15:27
Seddon — by 0 on Mon, 2012-10-08 17:52
gregster — by seddon on Fri, 2012-09-21 11:18

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Clandon Park

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Submitted by Marcus on Sun, 2012-09-16 17:52
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Last weekend I visited Clandon Park.

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Hilarious.... — by Marcus on Mon, 2012-09-17 13:11

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DIMwit - Part II

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Submitted by seddon on Sat, 2012-09-15 12:07

This post will concern itself with the section in Peikoff’s new book concerning Kant, pp. 32-39. All quotations are from these pages unless otherwise indicated.

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Leonid — by seddon on Thu, 2012-10-25 21:52
Seddon — by 0 on Wed, 2012-10-24 16:11
Seddon — by 0 on Wed, 2012-10-24 16:02

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