- Dr. Tarr:
- Crazy libertarian politicians provide free (well, taxpayer funded) entertainment. The public spectacle of a crazed economist who hates Abraham Lincoln called by a Republican to testify before a Congressional committee dominated by Republicans. Watch the snake eat itself. It's like watching a car wreck.
The above post from Rortybomb also gives a somewhat interesting history of the schism in the Libertarian party/movement.
- Then there's Obama to cut heating oil assistance to the poor. Most of whom are elderly. Not kidding. I guess the reasoning here is that they can't vote him out of office in 2012 if they freeze to death in 2011. That's assuming any reasoning was behind this decision.