Friday, 26 August 2011

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Clipfile - August 26, 2011

"Whenever I gave much thought to the depression of the 1930s, I used to wonder how the political and financial elites could have done so many stupid, counter-productive things.

Now I know.”
- Bill Quick

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Tuesday, 23 August 2011

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Clipfile - August 23, 2011

"When someone steals... they are not just taking an item, they are taking the time, the hours of life, and the money that went into being able to acquire that item. ...Allowing this behavior to pass as a ‘small thing’ and to try to couch it under ‘well, theft is a non-violent crime’ ... negates the fact that it is still a crime and one that often escalates to violence.” - "Midwest Chick

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Monday, 22 August 2011

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Clipfile - August 22, 2011

"You get no moral credit for forcing other people to do what you think is right.  Helping poor and suffering people is compassion.  Voting for our government to use guns to give money to help poor and suffering people is immoral self-righteous bullying laziness.” - Penn Jillette

(Via: Coyote)

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Tuesday, 16 August 2011

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Clipfile - August 16, 2011

"The threat of... violence is used by bureaucrats and various representatives of the looter/moocher classes to extract payments, of course.  But it doesn’t matter.  Something that can’t go on forever, won’t, and current expenditures can’t go on forever, so they won’t.  If that leads to violence, then there will be violence.  But I don’t believe that violence in a broke country with limited financial options and limited political patience will receive the same payoff as violence in a rich country with lots of options and extensive patience.” - Glenn Reynolds

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Tuesday, 09 August 2011

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Clipfile - August 9, 2011

"If... people are compelled by law to be only neutral bystanders in a war between themselves and barbarism, barbarism wins.” - Brian Micklethwait

(Via IP.)

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Wednesday, 03 August 2011

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Clipfile - August 3, 2011

"The deep crisis of the progressive ideal today is that it is no longer clear that the American clerisy is wanted or needed in that role.” - Walter Russell Mead

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Tuesday, 02 August 2011

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Clipfile - August 2, 2011

"Any regular commentator in a liberal rag who claims to be a conservative…isn’t.  Because if they were, they wouldn’t have been hired in the first place.” - Bill Quick

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