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Video Game Developers Face Final Boss: The FDA Anything Peaceful
Video Game Developers Face the Final Boss: The FDA

The FDA is stopping games designed to help people with cognitive disorders. 

Why Unions Want to Ban MMA Anything Peaceful
Why Unions Want to Ban MMA

The Bootleggers and Baptists behind America’s only ban on mixed-martial arts.

Federal Court Rules Naked Government Favoritism Is Constitutional Anything Peaceful
Federal Court Rules Naked Government Favoritism Is Constitutional
The 2nd Circuit rules that a "simple preference" for one group — pure arbitrary favoritism — is a legitimate reason to stop competition. 
Boston Will Lose Big If It Wins the Olympics Anything Peaceful
Boston Will Lose Big If It Wins the Olympics
Today's Olympic Games are a race to the bottom of public waste, corruption, and civil liberties abuses. 
New York Orders Fast-Food Workers Replaced With Robots, Kiosks, Mobile Apps Anything Peaceful
New York Orders Fast-Food Workers Replaced With Robots, Kiosks, Mobile Apps
"Fight for $15" scores a victory for robots and unions against immigrants and young people. 
The Politics of Nostalgia The Freeman
The Politics of Nostalgia
Progressives join many conservatives in their misty view of the 1950s.
Martin O'Malley Got $147,000 in Speaking Fees from a Company He Gave Lucrative Government Contracts Anything Peaceful
Martin O'Malley Got $147,000 in Speaking Fees from a Company He Gave Lucrative Government Contracts
In some countries, governors still get suitcases full of cash. Speaking fees are much more modern.
"Green Banks" Are Destined to Drown in the Red Anything Peaceful
"Green Banks" Are Destined to Drown in the Red
The history of government "investments" shows that politicians don't have a clue where to put the public's money.
Uber vs. the State, 1851 Edition Anything Peaceful
Uber vs. the State, 1851 Edition
Ferry boat monopolies tried to crush their competition the exact same way that taxi cartels do today.
Europe Needs Regime Change in Greece. They Won’t Get It. Anything Peaceful
Europe Needs Regime Change in Greece. They Won’t Get It.

The Greek government couldn’t comply with its creditors’s demands even if it wanted to — and it doesn’t.

Marriage, Director's Law, and the Middle Class Welfare State Anything Peaceful
Marriage, Director's Law, and the Middle Class Welfare State

Who could be against helping the middle class? Nobody. And that’s how we end up with a marriage policy that punishes the working poor.

Slate Writer: Freedom to Thread Eyebrows Will Make Texas a “Dangerous” Place Anything Peaceful
Slate Writer: Freedom to Thread Eyebrows Will Make Texas a “Dangerous” Place
Preposterous laws are the only thing standing between you and chaos. 
Don’t Put Eleanor Roosevelt on the $10 Bill Anything Peaceful
Don’t Put Eleanor Roosevelt on the $10 Bill
If we put Eleanor's mugshot on any bill, it should be an invoice — for the costs of her complicity in prolonging the Great Depression and her attempts to use the FBI to silence critics. 
The Ex-Im Bank Is Dead. (But Watch Out for Subsidy-Zombie.) Anything Peaceful
The Ex-Im Bank Is Dead. (But Watch Out for Subsidy-Zombie.)

The second rule of Zombieland is always double tap. The same goes for seemingly unkillable government programs.

Ten Years After Kelo v. New London Anything Peaceful
Ten Years After Kelo v. New London
The ruling gutted property rights and undermined the Constitution.
Sabotaging Uber: The Umpire Strikes Back Anything Peaceful
Sabotaging Uber: The Umpire Strikes Back
Capitalism is a brutal competition, but it's supposed to have neutral referees — but sometimes the refs decide to play for one side.
California Government Puts Uber on Blocks Anything Peaceful
California Government Puts Uber on Blocks
The fate of a vast number of companies is at stake. The future is at stake.
There Is No "Nationwide Crime Wave" ?— But Baltimore Is in Trouble Anything Peaceful
There Is No "Nationwide Crime Wave" ?— But Baltimore Is in Trouble
Cherry-picked and misleading data are being used to create a nonexistent crime wave. 
Bootleggers, Baptists, and Bribes in the Magna Carta Anything Peaceful
Bootleggers, Baptists, and Bribes in the Magna Carta
The Great Charter was overall a win for liberty. But from the crooked timber of politics, nothing entirely straight is made.
Scott Walker Defends the NBA Billionaire Welfare Train Anything Peaceful
Scott Walker Defends the NBA Billionaire Welfare Train
The governor wants to give $250 million from taxpayers to billionaire NBA team owners for a new arena. It's not a good deal.
Trans Pacific Partnership Is about Control, Not Free Trade Anything Peaceful
Trans Pacific Partnership Is about Control, Not Free Trade
The trade agreement is a trojan horse for exporting US special interests' agenda abroad. 
Who Ignores the Principle of Scarcity? The Freeman
Who Ignores the Principle of Scarcity?

In everyday life, it’s usually impossible to ignore the existence of scarcity. But politicians and progressives have made a cottage industry out of wishing scarcity away.

Los Angeles Pummels the Poor Anything Peaceful
Los Angeles Pummels the Poor

Everyone intuitively knows the truth here: this law will hurt the unemployed and marginal workers. 

Take the Politics out of Money Anything Peaceful
Take the Politics out of Money

The solution to politicians being bought is to ensure that they have nothing to sell (and no one to buy it).

The Sweet, Sweet Privilege of the Canadian Syrup Federation Anything Peaceful
The Sweet, Sweet Privilege of the Canadian Syrup Federation
Canada's Syrup Federation stations guards in private sugar shacks to ensure that people don’t sell their own syrup.

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