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Tom Woods Video: The Problem of the Libertarian Moocher

I demand everything for free, says the libertarian moocher. Tom Woods responds.


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Here's some advice, smart ass.

Start by buying yourself an elementary grammar book.

“With laws shall our land be built up, but with lawlessness laid waste.”
-Njal Thorgeirsson

Wow, this guy must be a

Wow, this guy must be a genius! ROFL

Shove off, dumbass.

Freedom is what we are all about.

Its what the big r3VOLution is about.

This Liberty Movement is a BIGGER umbrella than the LP or even the GOP.

I hope Paulfest is a smash! I hope it GROWS.

I hope they have it EVERY YEAR in Ron Paul's name.

And Ron Paul SHOULD GO, if he can't well then he can't. But it is in his honor and it is all about Freedom.

After all, "If you're not having fun selling freedom, then you're not doing it right!"

Count me in.


PS. Just be thankful people. If you cannot celebrate freedom in Tampa celebrate it in your own way. Make a Party in Paul's name. Invite your buddies, post the pics on Facebook and Youtube and tell all your other friends how AWESOME it was.

PSS. You know, be thankful that Pat Robertson and Rick Santorum and Mike Huckabee is NOT having a "Moral Family Values" event at the same time. Their numbers would dwarf ours 10 to 1.

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Positive Vibes


I sense you have a positive vibe these days. Good for you.

Thank you, Tom Woods

For shaking up those Blue Republicans and Alex Jones' populists among us who joined RP movement for anti-war reason only or out of desire to curb Jews. The latter wrongly assumed that cutting foreign aid will make Israel weaker.

So we have lots of people among us who deep down are not interested in free-market competition, personal responsibility and small government. No surprise they do not want to pay, they are here to whine.

Just to

Tip over your apple cart...even more. I thought I would post a link to this. I have seen these passages/qoutes before. One is disputed, but the other isn't.

Have fun. LOL


"But you must remember, my fellow-citizens, that eternal vigilance by the people is the price of liberty, and that you must pay the price if you wish to secure the blessing." - Andrew Jackson

You must be a jew

You seem jewcentric. Like you are obsessed. Perhaps you have a victim complex like most jews do. Oh everyones out to get me. *sneaks off to spray paint swastika on door*. Look! Look! Nazis! Antisemitism! Give it a rest. Stop being an idiot. Alex Jones made Ron Paul. Not All Alex Jones supporters are antisemetic and we are not all in it to "curb jews". Though I agree with Pauls stance on cutting funds to israel. I hate zionist. You need to stop being so touchy.

"But you must remember, my fellow-citizens, that eternal vigilance by the people is the price of liberty, and that you must pay the price if you wish to secure the blessing." - Andrew Jackson

Ron Paul has a few more laps on Alex Jones

Alex Jones is simply a street preacher with a megaphone.

For Freedom!
The World is my country, all mankind is my brethren, to do good is my religion.

Alex Jones made Ron Paul,

Alex Jones made Ron Paul, LMFAO, thanks I needed a good laugh for the day. Everyone in harmony, ALL HAIL KING ALEX, he made Ron Paul.

Alex Jones made Ron Paul?

That is the most absurd statement I've read here yet. Now, I'm sure you heard it from Jones himself and are just repeating his words. Fact is, Alex Jones is just a nobody with some wild and crazy ideas and a few accurate ideas. If it wasn't for the fact that he sometimes mentions Ron Paul, I would never ever listen to him. Alex Jones is absolutely not an antisemite though, take it from me, I'm jewish and I can spot an antisemite when I see one. I can also spot people like Ben Stein who inflate the meaning of that word to advance his own stupid arguments. To claim that all jews are like that is just ridicoulous, I've yet to meet one living jew who sees himself as a victim for being jewish. Most jews, at least secular, have a very balanced view on racism, more so than most other people I would say. Don't forget that Hayek and Mises where jewish. Rothbard and Friedman too.

I would rather say that Ron Paul made Alex Jones than the opposite but it is actually irrelevant. Fact is that a bunch of jews made both Ron Paul and Alex Jones. Mises and Hayek stood up to tyranny through the 20th century. They formulated the idea of classical liberalism (libertarianism).They are the Austrian school of economics. They are the intellectual godfathers of Ron Paul.
So before you bash jews, take a look at your own philosophy and educate yourself.


Of course, being for or against cutting aid to Israel on principle really has nothing to do with zionism or racism or anything of the sort. If you wanted to either cut or continue aid to Israel BECAUSE a majority of Israelis (approx 50% jews, 30% muslim and 20% christian) are jewish, that would be a racist opinion.

You also

Can't deny that there is a group of jews that have taken over the US and plan to do everyone else who is not in their race and religion harm. They are the zionist. Most of people that run the IMF and the federal reserve have been Jewish. Most of the heads of the federal reserve have been jews. Yet they make up less than 2% of the US population. If people in this country want things to get better we have to stop living in denial and deal with the problems we have.

"But you must remember, my fellow-citizens, that eternal vigilance by the people is the price of liberty, and that you must pay the price if you wish to secure the blessing." - Andrew Jackson

Well actually I can...

That claim is just ridicoulous and I know there is nothing to back it up but loose alegations and flawed logic. I'm also familiar with zionism and I reject it forcefully like all collectivist ideas. But they rather want to advance the cause of Israel than hurt anyone, they don't care if anyone is hurt as long as it's good for Israel but hurting is not part of their goal.
I don't want to be condescending here but you should really study statistics, it's so very easy to get lost in numbers, politicians do it all the time you know. They love statistical regression. But speaking of jews, jews are also overrepresented as nobel laureates, bankers, researchers, politicians, the communist movement, the liberty movement and a lot of other things. Some say it has to to with culture, that in Europe it was illegal for jews to hold many "manual labor" positions for hundreds of years and that therefore it is imbedded in the jewish culture to seek out "intellectual" professions. Others say that jews, specifically eastern european jews (ashkenazi jews) have significantly higher IQ than the average. I'm, an ashkenazi jew so I'd like to believe this but I find the argument rather silly and based in a wrongful understanding of statistics.

The idea that "jews" are causing a problem is a collectivist idea and it should be rejected just like zionism, if you can't see that I suggest you consult the doctor.

Advancing causes

Through violence shows they zionist have a clear intent to harm people. You say to advance causes for Israel, I think you are just making excuses myself. How do you think they advance these causes? With violence. The zionist want to take over palestine. How do they do this? By killing off the palestinians, because with them the zionists will never take over that country. The zionist are also hurting other people around the worl in order to take power. Christians are the second biggest target. Zionist hate christians and europeans. Just many of the populations around the world are to stupid to see that.

"But you must remember, my fellow-citizens, that eternal vigilance by the people is the price of liberty, and that you must pay the price if you wish to secure the blessing." - Andrew Jackson

No excuses at all

It's amazing that I have to clarify this but apparentely I do. I'm not making excuses for zionists. You claimed that their goal was to hurt people who are not jewish and I said that they don't give a flying fuck about people who are not jewish. They wouldn't sacrifice a grain of Israeli sand to hurt an arab. They wouldn't sacrifice the same grain to save someone either. They just don't care. Hurting is not part of the plan. They want to advance the cause of Israel "the holy land" and don't care about anything else at all, not even remotely. They have no concern for consequences, ethics, love, hate or morality. They care only about advancing Israel. If ten, fifteen or a million people die, live, suffer or prosper on the way then that was gods will and nothing to really pay attention too. That's the zionist view and I don't share it.

You however have in this discussion gone from painting jews with broad conspiratory brushes too instead attack very specific claims I have made. You are almost marking words. I take it as your argument is allready diminished. It's ok, there are a lot of bad antisemitic information out there mixed up with good and accurate information. It's easy to be mistaken. Just think about the doctor, about collectivism and libertarianism. Antisemitism is a form of collectivism and inherently in opposition to liberty. So which will it be? you can't be both a libertarian and an antisemite you know.

Here's Alex Jones straightening things out for you!

To all you dead heads

Just 4 years ago Ron Paul was giving speeches at small restaurants to about 50-60 people. He even said this himself. Ron Paul has been at this 30 years, Alex Jones did not come about till the mid 90's. Now Ron has been at this for a long time, you would think a guy who has been at this for so long would be able to get more than 50-60 people to show up. But he didn't. Alex has millions upon millions of listeners on his Youtube channel and his site. Most of them are younger people who are internet and computer savy. They are about college age or older. Who is Ron Pauls biggest supporters? College students, young people. Gee all of Alex jones base. People 30-45 years old, again Alex auidiences age. Yes I know Ron Paul has made a big push in the last 4 years, but to Alex jones did not even help a little shows how ignorant some of you Paul supporters are. Do you think its some 50-60 years old baby boomers supporting Paul? Sure he gets people of all ages and walks alife. But it can be safely said his base is young. Younger than 55 I imagine. Alex Jones show is one of the few places Ron Paul would get the respect he deserves. All of you Alex Jones haters are dispicable. Alex and Ron march for the same causes. You all need to wake up. You want to alienate the Alex Jones crowd when that is 95% of Rons base. You all worry about the neocons splitting up the revolution, you mororns might do it first.

"But you must remember, my fellow-citizens, that eternal vigilance by the people is the price of liberty, and that you must pay the price if you wish to secure the blessing." - Andrew Jackson

No alienation

I don't want to alienate anyone and I recognize that a large portion of Ron Paul supporters also listen to Alex Jones. This does not equate into Ron Paul being created by Alex Jones. Alex has a bunch of good ideas and support many libertarian positions and for that I respect him. He also has some, to say the least, wacky ideas.

But the thing is Alex Jones is at most a parenthesis in the battle of ideas which has raged for over a hundred years in the industrialized world. Freedom vs. Government. Ron Paul however will go down in history as one of the standard bearers for freedom just like his intellectual godfathers Mises, Hayek and Friedman.

Alex might play a small role right now but Ron Paul will influence the world after he is dead, that cannot be said about Alex Jones.


Is a pay for system like Liberty Classroom. I love how you paint people with broad brushes. Alex has always encouraged building up other Liberty systems. Tom Woods is awesome for doing this. I am going to promote this to my local homeschooling group.

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huh? out of desire to curb

huh? out of desire to curb Jews? the paranoia of the Zionists is beyond belief.

Jesse Benton $500,000?

When I found out he got $500,000 for being Ron Paul's Campaign Manager and Ron Paul said he would take a $39,000 salary for being president. I thought that did not make sense. Jesse should of also taken a $39,000 salary.

Murray Rothbard...

...used to refer to such people as "luftmensch."

What Does That Mean?

Luftmensch -- break it down for me, please.

"Bipartisan: both parties acting in concert to put both of their hands in your pocket."-Rothbard

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Haha!! Right-on Tom!!

Nobody can call people out quite like Tom Woods!!


While I like free events, I

While I like free events, I understand that events need funds in order to operate.

"It is the duty of the patriot to protect his country from his government." - Thomas Paine

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Tom is the MAN!

The Right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be Infringed!
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Libertarian Moocher = Secret Socialist

If people want free stuff(including information), join a socialist society.

Yah! freedom dosnt mean

Yah! freedom dosnt mean success is free it means the oppertunity of success is free go join the commies you moocher!

"This is not the way for liberty people to behave!"


How can you be libertarian and yet deride consensual, voluntary transactions?!

That's like being a socialist and being outraged that after working your way through medical school you're paid the same amount as a unionized garbage collector. DUH!

P.S. I got "Nullification" on sale ;)

I didn't mooch...I just waited until others paid more, then got the hardback for around $10 on sale :)

Anyone join Liberty Classroom?

I've been listening to the free classes and I like them.. not sure how to do this in my car, since If I want to ruin my day I get in my car. But I am seriously thinking of joining because I enjoy what I'm hearing.

Anyone else?

I have joined and very

I have joined and very pleased. I think it's a great series for a great price. I've only listened to two of the instructors so far, one of which was Tom Woods. Tom is a far better speaker than the other instructor, but then again Tom is such a good speaker that most people would have a difficult time matching up. So my opinion on that may be a little unfair. Regardless, I don't think I would be able to find a better bang for my buck.