Losing Is Losing
Bill Quick

Instapundit » Blog Archive » ANALYSIS: TRUE. Bill Weld Has Nothing to Lose…. That’s good, because he sure as hell isn’t going to win anything. Except the second class booby prize.  First class is, of course, reserved for Gary Johnson, his … Continue reading

Ah, Those Lovable Libertarian Lunatics
Bill Quick

Of Course Millennials Dislike Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton – Hit & Run : Reason.com “Millennials don’t like Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton,” announces Fortune magazine in what is surely one of the least controversial statements to date during the … Continue reading

All They Do Is Rant, Because It’s All They Can Do
Bill Quick

Can Clinton or Trump or ANYONE Actually Grow the U.S. Economy? — Medium Definitely NOT the Democrat or the Republican, who are locked into a 20th-century model of an expansive, all-encompassing state. This is Reason’s whackadoodle guru, Nick Gillespie, ranting on … Continue reading

How the Z-Man Feels About Libertarianism
Bill Quick

My Trouble With Libertarians | The Z Blog Modern libertarians appear to embrace the Progressive claim that humans are a blank slate so the chain of causality is reversed. They run out of the room as soon as biology is … Continue reading

Libertarians Perfectly Okay With Twitter, Facebook Banning Libertarian Candidates
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Proof: Twitter is Censoring Donald Trump to Block Fundraising Efforts » Alex Jones’ Infowars: There’s a war on for your mind! You can check for yourself. Here is the tweet sent out by Trump yesterday and here is his main … Continue reading

I Think Jeb Is Turning,,,Libertarian?
Bill Quick

Congressman: Republicans Not Endorsing Trump Will Lose in 2020 | PJ Media According to Politico, Libertarian nominee Gary Johnson has alluded to the possibility of an endorsement from Jeb Bush. Johnson said Bush has reached out to him. Massie was … Continue reading

Reason Has Lost Its…Reason
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Black Demands and White Fears – Reason.com You may think whites have reason to be scared after the black gunman in Dallas carried out his shocking act of racial vengeance. But blacks would have been equally justified being scared last … Continue reading

Of Course The Libertarians Don’t Change Anything – Because They Are Irrelevant!
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Libertarian Johnson Doesn’t Change Presidential Outcome So Far – Rasmussen Reports™ Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton still run neck-and-neck with Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson added to the ballot. Trump earns support from 40% of Likely U.S. Voters, while Clinton draws … Continue reading

Reason: Snarfing a Big Slice of That Old Pie In the Sky – Again
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What Will Gun Controllers Do When Americans Ignore an ‘Assault Weapons’ Ban? – Reason.com Prohibition was kneecapped by Americans’ widespread refusal to stop producing, selling, and drinking booze. Millions of Americans smoked marijuana decades before majority sentiment creeped toward legalizing … Continue reading

As Usual, Libertarian Party a Non-Factor
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Libertarians’ Johnson Makes Little Dent in Clinton-Trump Race – Rasmussen Reports™ The inclusion of Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson on a hypothetical 2016 general election ballot makes little difference in terms of support for likely major party nominees Donald Trump and … Continue reading

Birds of a Particularly Ludicrous Feather
Bill Quick

Gary Johnson needs to leave the Libertarian Party behind. The only way for Gary Johnson to succeed is to leave his party behind. And join the Socialist Party, I guess.  Great #NeverTrump hope Gary Johnson: I side with Bernie Sanders … Continue reading

Getting Hot, Getting Thonged
Bill Quick

‘There Ain’t No Party Like the Libertarian Party—and This Could Be the Year it Gets Hot’ – Hit & Run : Reason.com With Gary Johnson and Bill Weld as standard bearers, the LP is more serious and in touch with … Continue reading

An Easy Prediction: The Libertarian Party Will Be a Huge Flop In November – Again.
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Three Reasons the Libertarian Party Could Do Unusually Well—and Three Reasons It May Want to Contain Its Excitement – Hit & Run : Reason.com What can America’s largest third party expect from this election? The same as always – two … Continue reading

#NeverTrumptards Take Over the LP? But Why?
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Could Disgruntled Republicans Take Over the Libertarian Party?  Why on earth would they want to?  It would be like taking over the Flat Earth party. They probably could actually take it over if they really put their minds to it. … Continue reading

Latest Irrational Unreason at Reason Magazine
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Rick Perry Endorses Cancer for President, Would Be Willing to Accept Position as Cancer’s Running Mate – Hit & Run : Reason.com During his brief,  run for the GOP presidential nomination last year, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry emerged as … Continue reading

Mr. Megan McArdle Goes Concern-Trolling
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Donald Trump’s Win in New York Means the GOP Primary Is About to Get Very, Very Weird – Hit & Run : Reason.com Part of the problem here is that there is no modern playbook for this sort of situation: … Continue reading

The Children of Light
Bill Quick

The Surrenderess | The Z Blog The phrase “alt-right” has become an abracadabra phrase for the commercial Right, in the same way that “extreme right-wing” is a magic phrase for the loonies of the Left. The theory is that if … Continue reading

No Dildos Allowed (Says the Big Dildo Himself)
Bill Quick

The Time Ted Cruz Defended a Ban on Dildos | Mother Jones His legal team argued there was no right “to stimulate one’s genitals.” Because Body of Christ.  Who never stimulated his genitals.  So don’t you do it, either. In … Continue reading

Kruiser Gives Up, Goes Full Lib
Bill Quick

Meet the Candidate Hillary and Donald Are Afraid to Debate… | PJ Media Guess who? Yeah, Gary Johnson, the Libertarian candidate.  Kruiser has apparently figured out that his TDS #NeverTrump project, at least the part of it he hoped would … Continue reading

Smoke, Smoke, Smoke That Libertarian Doob
Bill Quick

Instapundit » Blog Archive » SHOCKING NEWS FROM THE WORLD OF SCIENCE: The more cannabis you smoke, the more likely you are to be a loser, finds international study. This may explain much about the Libertarian Party. … Continue reading

Why Is Anybody Asking Ron Paul About Anything?
Bill Quick

Ron Paul: ‘None of the Above’ Should Be a Ballot Choice – Breitbart Earlier this week on CNN, former Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) appeared on CNN to weigh in on the 2016 presidential election. Paul discussed the ongoing saga of … Continue reading

Oh, Just Shut Up, Nick, You Complete Ignoramus
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If You Think Life Was Better 50 Years Ago, You’re Voting Republican. Or Democratic. – Hit & Run : Reason.com I don’t mean to scant the authenticity of respondents and their feeling of despair, but c’mon already and get a … Continue reading

No, Virginia, The Libertarians Won’t “Get It Up” in November
Bill Quick

Gary Johnson, Libertarians primed to capitalize on antipathy toward Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton – Washington Times Oh, good lord.  The Libertarian Party couldn’t capitalize on a free fuck in a high-rent whorehouse.  They won’t do anything with this, either. … Continue reading

Vote Libertarian! It’s Meaningless!
Bill Quick

The GOP’s Third Party Option – Reason.com It would take a lot of work to launch a third party like that, especially in time for the November election. Fortunately for disaffected Republicans, they don’t have to. There already is one: … Continue reading

“Reason” Should Change Its Name to “Unreason”
Bill Quick

Republican Elites Are Frightened by Their Own Base – Hit & Run : Reason.com What in hell took Republicans so long to compete against their clownshow authoritarian front-runner? Oh, STFU, Matt.  You’re a Libertarian.  Just go to the polls and … Continue reading

Wishy, Meet Washy (Small L Libertarian Version)
Bill Quick

Nate Silver Remains a ‘Rubio Optimist’ for 2016 | PJ Media “I don’t think in my heart of hearts if I were running for office or in the Senate or something that I would vote for a bill that legalized … Continue reading

Yet Another REASON I No Longer Take Libertarianism Very Seriously
Bill Quick

Panicked Responses to Terrorism Helps Feed It – Reason.com “The biggest proponent of an American invasion is the Islamic State itself,” wrote journalist Graeme Wood in The Atlantic. “An invasion would be a huge propaganda victory for jihadists worldwide: irrespective … Continue reading

Mr. Megan McArdle Gargles Out Some RNC Dicktation For the Libertarian Team
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Donald Trump’s Nativist Campaign is Rallying Racist Supporters – Hit & Run : Reason.com To the extent that Donald Trump’s presidential campaign is about any actual issue, it is about opposition to immigration. Trump has, among other things, proposed deporting … Continue reading

Michael Brown Click Bait At Reason.com
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The Missing Footage of Michael Brown’s Shooting – Hit & Run : Reason.com A combination of physical evidence and reports from the most credible eyewitnesses confirms that Brown, whom Wilson stopped because he (correctly) suspected him of involvement in a … Continue reading

Don’t Threaten Our Libertarian Delusions With Your Phony Practicality….
Bill Quick

4 Prominent Ayn Rand Recanters – Hit & Run : Reason.com Ryan, from his twisty TARP endorsement, is the worst sort of Rand villain: a man whose knowledge and understanding embrace free markets, but who traduces them for reasons of phony … Continue reading

More Lies From the Libertarians at Reason.com
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The Mindlessness of Donald Trump—and What It Reveals About the GOP – Hit & Run : Reason.com Kroll’s conclusion: “I have zero to report about Trump’s plans for actually being president—except that, from all available evidence, he hasn’t given it … Continue reading

Remember When the Libertarians Joined the Peace and Freedom Party in 1968?
Bill Quick

U.S. Pays Black Comedian to Deliver Anti-White Racist Tirade at Fed Agency – Judicial Watch Based on Gregory’s well-known reputation as a fiery race-baiter, it’s unlikely that the government officials who booked him didn’t know about his discriminating, shock-based performances. … Continue reading

Sane People Should Look Twice at Big-L Libertarians
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Libertarians Should Look Twice at Planned Parenthood Defunding Efforts – Hit & Run : Reason.com Yet GOP efforts to cut back on PPFA funding will likely provide little comfort to libertarians, either. Some Republicans have been proposing that the funding … Continue reading

More Delusional Bullshit From the Absolute Right of Free Associate Cranks
Bill Quick

Boy Scouts Votes To End Ban On Gay Leaders The modern trend to declare everything a public accommodation, including membership organizations that any idiot can see are private groups, abandons the notion that people have a right to associate with … Continue reading

Reason.com’s Idea of Libertarian Military Humor
Bill Quick

I don’t understand why these guys never seem to be able to win any elections. I mean, don’t you understand the brilliant, cutting humor on display here?  The sarcastic innuendo to the effect that our fighting men would be much … Continue reading

The Best of all Possible Libertarian Dream Worlds
Bill Quick

Be Kind To Bigots: Repeal the Anti-Discrimination Laws This explains why the need to break down segregation was considered a special justification for drastic measures. There was some grumbling around the edges, but it was less about the basic principle … Continue reading

Oh, Jebus – I Yanked Big Moron Ace’s Chain Again, and the Usual Pot-Full Flushed Out
Bill Quick

Viacom Removes “The Dukes of Hazzard” Reruns from TVLand Schedule, Because Urge to Purge Some time ago, Bill Quick attacked me, claiming, wrongly, that I was inconsistent to support a baker’s right to not make a gay wedding cake when … Continue reading

The Latest Load of Horseshit From Reason
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Why the GOP’s Rainbow Presidential Lineup Won’t Solve its Minority Problem – Reason.com And the reason is that the GOP has a knack for zeroing in on unpopular minority candidates who lack broad appeal in their own communities and are … Continue reading

No, Liberals and Libertarians Aren’t The Same Thing
Bill Quick

FiveThirtyEight: No, conservatives aren’t disappearing or anything « Hot Air It’s safe to assume that the gay marriage question tilted the scales. Most Millennials, even those who are Republicans, are in favor of gay marriage. It’s not unusual for young Republicans … Continue reading

Another Big-L Libertarian Whackdoodle Heard From
Bill Quick

Libertarians Should Hope for Clinton Versus Bush in 2016 – Reason.com So I’m leaning toward the position I opened with. Let’s have the two stalest, most forgettable people imaginable run for president in 2016. Suffering through that race will either … Continue reading