Flags, Fools and the Illusion of Freedom

With the arrival of the July 4th weekend, most people will undoubtedly be putting out their fresh, bright, somewhat new (used twice a year), American flags. I, on the other hand, am sitting here at my desk contemplating what to fly in the place of our old, washed-out, beat-up, tattered one. It was not my…

Sic Semper Tyrannis

Yesterday, on the Ides of March, was the Libertarian Party convention for the state of Tennessee, held in Murfreesboro.  Former New Mexico Governor and 2012 Libertarian Party presidential nominee, Gary Johnson, was the keynote speaker.   Several years ago, Gary Johnson started a one-man business as a handy man for hire, then grew it into…