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Government is like a computer's operating system: a response to libertarians

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Whenever we have an operating system on our comput... by William Cormier on Saturday, Apr 24, 2010 at 4:55:22 PM
Yes, government in America is quite corrupt, but t... by Don Smith on Saturday, Apr 24, 2010 at 5:14:22 PM
Would the operating system (OS) not be one step ba... by robert wolff on Saturday, Apr 24, 2010 at 5:06:18 PM
The Constitution, the Bill of Rights, etc. are the... by Don Smith on Saturday, Apr 24, 2010 at 6:23:05 PM
Thanks for making the case for what is the obvious... by Jay Farrington on Saturday, Apr 24, 2010 at 5:23:15 PM
We need the proper balancebetween public and priva... by Don Smith on Saturday, Apr 24, 2010 at 5:39:19 PM
I realize that several people might disagree, howe... by William Cormier on Saturday, Apr 24, 2010 at 5:41:29 PM
Too few Americans understand how this works. And ... by patricia win on Saturday, Apr 24, 2010 at 7:40:03 PM
Computer OS's can all be tweaked and minimized. Ma... by Doc "Old Codger" McCoy on Saturday, Apr 24, 2010 at 10:38:25 PM
Are you calling for less freedom and a more author... by Don Smith on Saturday, Apr 24, 2010 at 11:22:04 PM
What I am saying is many things actually. If we lo... by Doc "Old Codger" McCoy on Sunday, Apr 25, 2010 at 12:02:39 AM
It is true authoratarian governments are most effi... by liberalsrock on Sunday, Apr 25, 2010 at 10:15:00 AM
I would say our government functions like the Isla... by Ned Lud on Sunday, Apr 25, 2010 at 7:58:13 AM
GOVERNMENT IS GOOD-BUT, it can be better, that is ... by patricia win on Sunday, Apr 25, 2010 at 9:34:51 AM
In the USA we hoped to create a government of the ... by Philip Pease on Sunday, Apr 25, 2010 at 10:28:19 AM
It's very telling that the article doesn't mention... by Jim Eldon on Sunday, Apr 25, 2010 at 10:52:23 AM
Powerlessness and silence go together; one of the ... by patricia win on Sunday, Apr 25, 2010 at 11:10:24 AM
I came here late and see many responses, but I'm s... by Margaret Bassett on Sunday, Apr 25, 2010 at 11:36:34 AM
Your comment is intriguing, but I can't understand... by Don Smith on Sunday, Apr 25, 2010 at 12:10:30 PM
I do. There may be options on the dropdown button.... by Margaret Bassett on Sunday, Apr 25, 2010 at 12:59:40 PM
That OS is grinding them down to a medieval existe... by Darren Wolfe on Sunday, Apr 25, 2010 at 5:01:24 PM
"Throughout his Meditations, Nietzsche claimed tha... by patricia win on Sunday, Apr 25, 2010 at 6:09:33 PM
...you didn't once address the points I made. All ... by Darren Wolfe on Tuesday, Apr 27, 2010 at 7:00:36 PM
This comes from personal observation. Rattlers coi... by Margaret Bassett on Monday, Apr 26, 2010 at 12:48:28 AM
Don, what's a sane guy like you doing hanging arou... by Perry Logan on Monday, Apr 26, 2010 at 8:09:36 AM