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Video: All You Need?

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

I am in a meeting all day. The video I have been meaning to record is still unrecorded. So, maybe all I need is a #lastminute link. Or a hashtag:

Yes, this is satire. A satire, I like to think, on all the superficial, nonsensical activism out there.

But by the way, thanks for your all your super and sensible activism in recent years. #doitright

Video: Vivisecting Obama’s SOTU

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

The folks at Cato have something to say about the State of the Union:

Video: A Capitalist Peace?

Saturday, January 17th, 2015

Please, please, don’t be a pessimist. Steven Pinker interviewed by Caleb Brown, courtesy of Cato Institute:

Video: Anniversary of Tom Paine’s Common Sense

Saturday, January 10th, 2015

Thomas Paine


— published anonymously on Jan. 10, 1776

Open Yale Courses: A lecture by Dr. Joanne Freeman, Professor of History at Yale University. [45 min]

Discovery Channel: A segment about Thomas Paine [3 min]

Liberty’s Kids – “Common Sense” [22 min]

Episode 12: “James, Sarah and Henri meet Thomas Paine and learn of his belief that the common man can rule himself.”

(This is animated and great for kids. Paul liked it, too. )

The late Christopher Hitchens lectures on Tom Paine [60 min]

YouTube: Common Sense by Thomas Paine Sparked the American Revolution

By Constitution Man [10 min]

The Most Valuable Englishman Ever – Part 1 [60 min]

By Kenneth Griffith

And finally, why not read Common Sense for yourself? Indeed, you can read it on this site! Click here.

Video: 2014’s Top Stories

Saturday, January 3rd, 2015

Ms. Julie Borowski highlights 2014 in its top stories:

Video: Christmas Day, 1914

Saturday, December 27th, 2014

Stefan Molyneux talks about a startling moment in the history of warfare:

Video: A “Virtual” Speech

Saturday, December 20th, 2014

This is, in its own way, quite charming, don’t you think?

What we wish a newly elected president would say.