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The Bee Gees, government and the myth of property ownership

By William R. Toler 70s disco icons The Bee Gees aren’t usually considered to be a source of libertarian thought. But a line in the band’s 1977 hit ballad “How Deep is Your Love” recently struck a chord with me: … Continue reading

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Five Iron Frenzy roars back to life

By Corey Friedman A trigger-happy Prince of Peace mowing down mortals with machine gun blasts. A singer posing as a heroin pusher. A deathbed dirge inspired by Shakespearean suicide. It isn’t your typical Christian rock album, but then, Five Iron … Continue reading

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Senator sings for Willie

By William R. Toler A white-haired politician sings in support of the red-headed stranger following a raid that may have been planned. State Senator Charlie Albertson recently recorded a song based on a late January bust of Willie Nelson’s band by … Continue reading

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Dr Pepper extends offer

By William R. Toler In a show of customer satisfaction, soft drink giant Dr Pepper extended its coupon registration for a free single serving another 18 hours. The orignial offer was to allow everyone in the U.S. (with Internet access) … Continue reading

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Patience pays off for Gn’R fans

By William R. Toler Estranged Guns n’ Roses fans who have been thirsty for a new album will get more than one quench filled next month. Soft drink giant Dr Pepper will make good on its offer to give everyone in … Continue reading

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Anti-Meridian a five-star slam

By Corey Friedman A failure and a breakthrough. The fate of the fictitious space shuttle USS Gloria’s crew parallels the path of real-life rockers Brave Saint Saturn in “Anti-Meridian,” the band’s third and presumably final album. Dubbed the Saturn 5 … Continue reading

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