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Government Vaccine Mandates: Immoral And Impractical

Government Vaccine Mandates: Immoral And Impractical

  by Thomas L. Knapp If you only pay attention to the government and establishment media COVID-19 panic machines, you might not know that the US is experiencing fewer than 1/3 as many new daily cases and hospitalizations as in January and fewer daily deaths than at any time since March of 2020. No, I’m […]

It’s Time To Take Away Government’s Social Media Privileges

It’s Time To Take Away Government’s Social Media Privileges

By Thomas L. Knapp “Modern technology companies have enabled misinformation to poison our information environment with little accountability to their users, US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy said at a White House press briefing on July 15. “They’ve allowed people who intentionally spread misinformation — what we call ‘disinformation’ — to have extraordinary reach.” In follow-up […]

Congressional Proxy Voting? No. Do the Job or Quit The Job.

Congressional Proxy Voting? No. Do the Job or Quit The Job.

By Thomas L. Knapp “When the House revamped its rules in the early days of the pandemic to allow lawmakers to vote remotely,” Nicholas Fandos reports at the New York Times, “Representative Ralph Norman of South Carolina was among 161 Republicans who sued to block the arrangement, arguing that it ‘subverts’ the Constitution.” He was right, […]

No, We’re Not All Antifa Now. But We Should Be.

No, We’re Not All Antifa Now. But We Should Be.

    By Thomas L. Knapp “I’ve occasionally encountered mass hysteria in other countries,” Nicholas Kristof writes at the New York Times. “In rural Indonesia, I once reported on a mob that was beheading people believed to be sorcerers, then carrying their heads on pikes. But I never imagined that the United States could plunge […]

Trump’s “Free Speech:” Doctrine: Never, Ever, Ever Mention He’s a Liar

Trump’s “Free Speech:” Doctrine: Never, Ever, Ever Mention He’s a Liar

    By Thomas L. Knapp On May 28, US president Donald Trump signed an executive order on “Preventing Online Censorship.” From the title and the document respectively we can draw to two lessons. First: Never, ever, ever believe the title of a government document. The internal texts of congressional bills and resolutions, as well […]

Will We Learn COVID-19’s Most Important Lesson?

Will We Learn COVID-19’s Most Important Lesson?

  By Thomas L. Knapp On February 29th, US Surgeon General Jerome Adams took to Twitter to admonish Americans:  “Seriously people — STOP BUYING MASKS! They are NOT effective in preventing general public from catching #Coronavirus …” A little over a month later, Adams finally got around to asking the Centers for Disease Control if […]

Freedom: Don’t Let Politicians Tell You to EARN IT

Freedom: Don’t Let Politicians Tell You to EARN IT

  By Thomas L. Knapp The Wile E. Coyotes of the Internet — US Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) — are sure that THIS time  they’ve finally found a made-to-order tool that can take out the Roadrunn … er, those meddling ki … er,  the First Amendment and  Section 230 of the […]

The Politics of Panic Are Far Deadlier Than The Coronavirus

The Politics of Panic Are Far Deadlier Than The Coronavirus

  By Thomas L. Knapp US president Donald Trump “Has a Problem as the Coronavirus Threatens the US,” assert the authors of a New York Times analysis: “His Credibility.” In the tagline and elsewhere in the article, the authors imply that the spread of COVID-19, aka “the coronavirus,” constitutes a “public health crisis” and a […]

State of the Union: No, Nick, Your Children Owe Nothing

State of the Union: No, Nick, Your Children Owe Nothing

  By Thomas L. Knapp Nicholas Sarwark is father to four pre-teen children. In his response to the State of the Union, delivered on behalf of the Libertarian Party (which he serves as national chair), he mentions that each of them are in debt to the tune of $70,633. “Not because we gave them credit […]

Bernie Sanders, Joe Rogan, Human Rights Campaign, and Truth in Advertising

Bernie Sanders, Joe Rogan, Human Rights Campaign, and Truth in Advertising

  By Thomas L. Knapp On January 20, comedian and podcast host Joe Rogan mentioned that he’ll “probably vote for Bernie” Sanders in the Democratic Party’s presidential primary. Rogan cited Sanders’s decades of “consistency” as a “very powerful structure to operate from.” More interesting than Rogan’s quasi-endorsement was the Human Rights Campaign’s negative response. The […]

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