Monthly Archives: January 2011

Column on Obama is a Socialist—A Crazy Thought?

Obama is a Socialist—A Crazy Thought? Tibor R. Machan Right after President Obama’s state of the union address several Republicans, mainly of the Tea Party faction stated that he is a socialist. This isn’t the first time the claim has … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Column on Gov. Regs: Demeaning and Costly

Government Regulations: Demeaning and Costly Tibor R. Machan Every time I am dealing with an organizations like the omnipresent TIAA-CREF–which seems to have a monopoly on handling retirements at colleges and universities across the country–I am put through a labyrinth … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

Column on Civil Discourse Revisited

Civil Discourse Revisited Tibor R. Machan We were having lunch and the topic of how to frame a friendly, productive holiday conversation about politics and such came up. I had been thinking about what role a host might play in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Column on The Insanity Defense Debate, etc.

The Insanity Defense Debate Tibor R. Machan The New York Times blog featured a debate recently, in the wake of the Tuscon massacre, among several people on the insanity defense. One of the debaters, Kent Scheidegger, wrote a comment that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Another wayward site with Machan’s columns, etc.

http://www.limaohio.com/search/?q=Machan&site=limanews&fistype=site&csort=relevance&ctype=&cage=&filter=p&num=10&start=140

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Column on Confessions of a Refi Junkie

Confessions of a Refi Junkie Tibor R. Machan No, I am not actually a junkie of any sort but I sometimes feel like it when I reflect upon my history of borrowing funds against the estimated value of my home. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Hello world!

Welcome to WordPress.com. This is your first post. Edit or delete it and start blogging!

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment