Corruptissima Republica Plurimae Leges

Reposted in honor of St. Patrick’s day and the color of money – green. From November 28th of last year: Or in plain English, the more numerous the laws, the more corrupt the state. The Roman senator and historian, Gaius Tacitus, wrote that in 69 A.D. How little has changed since the peak of the Roman…

Not A Newsflash: Bill Maher Is A F*ckin’ Leftist Hypocrite Douchebag

Apparently liberalism has a price tag, at least for vacuous and notorious HBO limousine liberal, Bill Maher. From NewsBusters: MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow predictably slammed Congressman Paul Ryan’s (R-Wisc.) plan. “The Ryan budget is a document that says the big problems in America right now are that rich people do not have enough money,” she mocked. “They need relief from…

Is Capitalism Moral?

There is an article over at the Washington Post site that I have been commenting on. It is interesting to see some of the comments and themes that we have addressed here on our little site. My commentary has been pretty much cut and paste because we have hashed this over and over. Go have…

Hobbes Is Alive And Well

In the State of Nature, Hobbes believes a man’s life in nature is “nasty, brutish, and short.” As we have noted before, Hobbes defines our natural state as “savage”. This savage man is one who exists only for himself, and will do anything to satisfy his own self-interests and to ultimately stay alive. This self-interest is therefore a singular…