Originally Posted by Traditional Conservative
The bill contained the Lee-Feinstein amendment which protects the 6th amendment for Americans, and it contains an amendment calling for a transition out of Afghanistan. Had Rand voted against this bill, he would in effect be voting against passing a bill that contains two important amendments that he fought for.
Originally Posted by Occam's Banana
C-SPAN did it for me. Or, at least, C-SPAN was the vehicle that delivered the libertarian payload ...
The very first time I ever heard the word "libertarian" was in 1980 when Ed Clark ran for POTUS as the Libertarian Party candidate. I saw one of the TV ads aired by the campaign. I had absolutely no idea what a "libertarian" was or what the word meant. My reaction was surprised delight and bafflement. I had never, ever heard of anything except Democrats
Updated 12-04-2012 at 07:48 AM by Occam's Banana
Originally Posted by donnay
Judge Says 10 Rare Gold Coins Worth $80 Million Belong to Uncle Sam
The coin is a thing of the realm. It doesn't belong to the head, although the head utilizes it. The coin belongs to the body. It comes from the body, as the body is what produces and defines it's value. Governments may think they can regulate value, but that notion is based on the absurdity that the
Updated 11-26-2012 at 02:41 PM by enjerth
FACT: The United States voted 'NOBODY, 2012'
In *2011* the *voting age population* of the USA was 237,657,645. It's obviously even more in 2012.
61,173,739 voted for Obama.
58,167,260 voted for Romney.
That is 119,340,999 out of a total voting age population of 237,657,645.
That means that *more than half* of the population voted for *NOBODY*. Approximately 24.4% of the voting age population voted for Romney. Approximately 25.7%
Updated 11-20-2012 at 06:47 PM by Sentient Void