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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Liberals drop ideals when it's global warming

by Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Friday, November 30, 2007

In the current rush to judgment about claims that global warming is imminent - another one of these just came out from the United Nations - some of the proposals are truly scary...

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Letter: We can choose to stop endless economic growth

with Milton Friedmanvia Allentown Morning Call (PA)
Sunday, December 2, 2007

What is it with you and me that we dearly remember what we had when we were young, yet abandon it when we think it's too much effort to preserve?

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Three columnists and the Tribune’s libertarian adviser take on health care, Social security and privacy issues

with Tibor R. Machanvia Freedom Communications
Sunday, December 2, 2007

These are troubling times for free-market economists and limited-government advocates...

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On Carbon Offsets

by Gary S. Beckervia Becker-Posner Blog
Sunday, December 2, 2007

Posner's discussion of carbon offsets is thorough, so I will concentrate on only a few issues...

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Letter: Dedicate "windfall" to pay off bonds

with Milton Friedmanvia Asbury Park Press
Sunday, December 2, 2007

The Asbury Park Press' in-depth series "Hocking the Highways" (Nov. 25-26) reminded me of an interview years ago on "Meet the Press" when Nobel Prize-winning economist Milton Friedman was the guest..

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Moving beyond the bind of race

with Shelby Steelevia Chicago Tribune
Sunday, December 2, 2007

I wasn't there, but I'm guessing that Sen. Barack Obama winced uncomfortably over at least one of comedian Chris Rock's jokes at a fundraiser for Obama in Harlem's historic Apollo Theater last week...

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The great man in the race

with Bill Whalenvia San Francisco Chronicle
Sunday, December 2, 2007

Wednesday's CNN/You Tube debate began with a ditty by Chris Nandor of Snohomish, Wash., on the eight GOP hopefuls. Sen. John McCain, Nandor sang, "is loved by many, but hated by the rest..."

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O Brother, Where Art Thou?

with Shelby Steelevia New York Times
Sunday, December 2, 2007

Customarily in presidential races, Americans seek a patriarchal figure, a strong parent to protect the house from invaders and financial turbulence...