How Westboro Baptist Works, and How to Stop Them

This was posted to Facebook in 2010.  I'm populating the new website with some old material until everything is up and running.

How Westboro Baptist Works
The first thing you need to understand about Fred Phelps is that he is not staging a protest, he is running a business.  The second thing you need to understand is how they use their Constitutionally guaranteed rights to exploit others.  Here is their standard procedure:

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Losing it

Zombie stories are always about the determined, capable survivors.  This one is about the poor sap that dies during the opening credits.

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On Libertarianism: Part I- Who Needs a Government?

So, a friend recently forwarded me this article (What is a Libertarian), and I thought it was a good a time as any to clarify just why I consider myself a libertarian, and just what issues I have with the current line of Libertarian thought.

But first of all, we need to take a look at three very distinct uses of the word “libertarian”.

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