Articles by Gene Callahan

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Who Is to Blame? Why, You Are!

You, of course.

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6/29/2013

The Creation of ‘Economics for Real People’

How an important new book came to be.

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6/13/2013

Random Musings

And other thoughts from Gene Callahan.

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5/22/2013

Around the News

Gene Callahan breaks his own rule.

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4/18/2013

The Pope Is Right About Science

About science, says Gene Callahan.

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4/18/2013

A Lot at Stake in Iraq… Such as Victor Davis Hanson's Mental Stability

A lot is at stake in Iraq, such as neocon mental stability, says Gene Callahan.

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4/18/2013

The Science and Religion Quiz!

How do you score?

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4/18/2013

Notes From the Blackout

Gene Callahan on another argument against government.

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4/18/2013

The State Attempts To Break Out of Its Rut

Don't let it get out on land, says Gene Callahan.

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4/18/2013

The Lessons of History

To justify the state and its wars.

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4/18/2013

‘The Fact They Believe Our Lies Is Good Enough for Me,’ Pundit Claims

Time to invade another country.

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4/18/2013

War and Justice

Gene Callahan on the basic libertarian principle: what is wrong for you and me is also wrong for the state.

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7/26/2012

Security the Hayekian Way

Not in a free market.

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7/9/2012

Moral Equivalence?

That empty phrase, moral equivalence.

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6/29/2012

The Sickening Glorification of Criminals

Gene Callahan on politicians and mafiosi.

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6/21/2002

Conservatism at a Turning Point: Turning Out Old Friends, That Is

To nervous neocons.

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5/16/2002

What Would I Do?

Gene Callahan on the war on terrorism, and the war on liberty.

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4/9/2002

Democracy, the God That Mugged Me*

Gene Callahan on what majority rule really means.

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4/1/2002

Gene and Eamon’s Excellent Adventure

In the world of federal airline security.

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3/29/2002

How Would We Have Law, If Not For the State?

Actually, the State is lawless.

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2/27/2002

The Tragedy of Boromir

Gene Callahan on The Lord of the Rings and that myth called limited government.

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1/17/2002

King Billy’s Horse, or the Mill?

Gene Callahan on this ridiculous concept.

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12/25/2001

Those Wacky Foreigners!

Mises had it right, and the neocons have it wrong, says Gene Callahan.

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11/26/2001

The Greatest Columnist in the World: Me!

Me, of course, says Gene Callahan.

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11/26/2001

Gone Postal

Gene Callahan on why one of the oldest government rackets may be on its last legs.

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11/14/2001

The Wizard of Bombs

And let Buckley sort 'em out. Gene Callahan on neocons and non-combatants.

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11/8/2001

Unity? Did Someone Mention Unity?

By their own crazed standard, the neocons are traitors.

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11/1/2001

The New America

Gene Callahan changes his mind about the war.

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10/30/2001

Taking a Step Back

And contemplate the crimes of government.

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10/25/2001

Explaining Madness

Gene Callahan on why the State shies away from a real analysis of terrorism.

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10/18/2001

Elegant Living in Perilous Times Create an “Under Seige” Lifestyle That’s All Your Own

Create an "under siege" lifestyle that's all your own. Article by "Martha Stuart" with the help of Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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10/15/2001

Historical Explanation and Moral Justification

The warmongers deliberately set out to cloud men's minds.

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10/8/2001

Uniting the Masses

For peace, and against the neocons.

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9/29/2001

Justice, Not Appeasement

The deliberate killing of non-combatants is murder, no matter who does it: terrorists or States.

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9/22/2001

Ramesh Ponnuru: Ignoramus, or Bald-Faced Liar?

What's with Ramesh Ponnuru? Gene Callahan wants to know.

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9/20/2001

High Prices: The Road to Victory!

This one has patriotic investing.

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9/19/2001

Reaping the Whirlwind

If we are to bring good out of evil, here is what we must do. Article by Gene Callahan.

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9/12/2001

MacHuff the Crime Dude Invites You to Play… The WHAT IF Game!

The government's Indian Health Service has a hilarious anti-drug website. Article by Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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8/31/2001

The State and Illusion

False beliefs sustain this "cold, cruel monster."

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7/26/2001

Stem Cells and Skin Cells

Gene Callahan answers the left-libertarians.

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7/17/2001

More Bad News for the Children

Tobacco wins one. And the Left is holding its breath until it turns blue. Article by Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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7/3/2001

The New Abolitionists

Now they want to get rid of the State, says Gene Callahan, and a good thing too.

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6/22/2001

Gorbachev Gathers Out-of-Work Pols for a New World Order

The hilarious news-in-brief from Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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4/5/2001

The Hillary Quiz

Love her or hate her, but do you know her? A test from Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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1/15/2001

What Next for the Boy President?

If it's Hollywood, Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern have some very funny and all too plausible suggestions.

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12/30/2000

Post-Election Palpitations Whitman Nominated for EPA Post

Starting with Christine Todd Whitman at the EPA. Article by Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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12/25/2000

Heal or Else!

Should Dubya really follow Lincoln's example of "healing"? Article by Gene Callahan.

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12/20/2000

Albert Gore Is My Name

To the tune of "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down." Lyrics by Gene Callahan and Stu Morgernstern.

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12/16/2000

A Whiff of Fascism in the Air Or Did Jerry Nadler Just Forget His Deodorant? Rally at Lieberman’s House New Haven, CT, Dec. 2, 2000

Or did Jerry Nadler just forget his deodorant? Article by Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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12/9/2000

A World Without You

Gene Callahan on Murder Incorporated: the State.

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12/6/2000

It Does Matter

It does matter which party is in power, says Gene Callahan. The lying, tax-eating Democrats are worse.

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11/27/2000

An Open Letter to the American People

From the head of Chad (thanks to Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern).

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11/21/2000

A Mockery of Law

Gene Callahan on the mockery of law.

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11/18/2000

Election Night Diary

Every four years, the elites put on a spectacle for the masses. Article by Gene Callahan.

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11/9/2000

I Tip My Hat to the New Revolution

Gene Callahan on how we should handle W. and the welfare state.

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11/7/2000

A Modest Proposal

Gene Callahan, the reincarnation of Henry Hazlitt, works his economic magic.

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11/4/2000

Be Civil to Our Civil Servants

Citizens, do not, under any circumstances, do any of these things, say Gene Callahan and Bob Murphy.

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11/2/2000

Reassessment Time

Should the US forgive 3rd world debt? National Review has it all wrong, says Gene Callahan.

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10/27/2000

Missouri in Shock After Tragedy

Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern on the sudden politician shortage.

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10/24/2000

News in Brief: 09/21/00

From our special correspondents, Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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9/22/2000

Let's Get Serious About the War on Drugs

Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern on the root cause of drug addiction, and why aren't the feds doing anything about it?

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9/6/2000

I’ve Seen the Light – Goodbye!

Gene Callahan follows in the footsteps of John Gray.

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8/25/2000

Shutting Down Our Lives

Gene Callahan, Stu Morgenstern, and Kelly Callahan are deeply moved at the thought of what we would miss without the government.

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8/23/2000

The Wizard of Is: III

The conclusion of what is apparently Monica's movie treatment of the Clinton affair, now circulating in Hollywood and captured by our intrepid investigative reporters, Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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8/21/2000

What’s in a Name?

A huge amount, says true liberal Gene Callahan.

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8/17/2000

The Wizard of Is: II

More from Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern on the very funny movie treatment Monica Lewinsky may be shopping around Hollywood.

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8/14/2000

Will, Powell and the Spoils System

George tells the truth about democracy, but why are we supposed to like it? Article by Gene Callahan.

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8/10/2000

The Wizard of Is: I

Callahan and Morgenstern, investigative reporters for LewRockwell.com, have obtained an early treatment for a movie that Monica Lewinsky is apparently shopping around Hollywood.

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8/7/2000

Kennedy Proposes National Vacation System Kennedy: Soaring Vacation Expenditures Have Created “Crisis”

Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern on the crisis caused by skyrocketing vacation expenditures, and the government cure.

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7/31/2000

The Second-Hand Dealers in Ideas

Gene Callahan on Paulina Borsook's Cyberselfish: A Critical Romp Through the Terribly Libertarian Culture of High Tech, and a psycho-smear artist from Salon.

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7/26/2000

Bridging Digital Divide Will Take More Than Wires Study: Content is lacking for those “not so swift”

Content is lacking for the poor, the illiterate, and those in comas, say Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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7/24/2000

Get Me a Butterfly Net

Gene Callahan on why the environmentalists need to learn about private property. Too bad they're all pinkos.

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7/18/2000

The Long, Long, Long Goodbye

Remembering John-John, crown prince of America. Article by Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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7/17/2000

Is E-Money Our Future?

Perhaps, says Gene Callahan, but not our near future.

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7/14/2000

The Inanity of a Volunteer

-Style Volunteering It means working to expand the state, says Gene Callahan.

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7/6/2000

U.N. Establishes ‘Do-Not-Bomb’ List

Gene Callahan and Bob Murphy on one response to military aggression at dinnertime.

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Rush to Judgment

In the interest of piling on, Gene Callahan has a few things to say.

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Signs of Progress

Gene Callahan on a new Heaven and a new Iraq.

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He’s an Anti, She’s an Anti, You’re an Anti, Too

You're an Anti too, says Gene Callahan.

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Antipolitical Cynics Refuted?

What do you think?

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The Slidewalks of New York

A report from our missionary to urbanism, Gene Callahan.

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Under the Tuscan Haze

We can have both, says Gene Callahan.

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Missing From the Axis of Evil?

Gene Callahan on Canada.

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Deception in the Name of Science?

And the Jesuits were right, though anti-religious historians hide it.

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Are Libertarians Guilty of ‘the Kitty Genovese Syndrome’?

Gene Callahan on more reasons the liberventionists are all wet.

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Bountiful Nonsense

Gene Callahan on one of the most dangerous intellectual currents of the last several centuries.

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Abu Ghraib and the Nature of the State

Only that explains Abu Ghraib, says Gene Callahan.

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Bush Makes Bold Bid To Boost His Popularity

Gene Callahan on a bold bid to boost the president's popularity.

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My Own Wife, Guilty of Moral Equivalence

She's guilty of moral equivalence, says Gene Callahan.

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Rock the Non-Vote

Not voting is a blow to the state and the establishment.

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Rock the Non-Vote, Part Two

Exercise it while you still can.

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Your Guide to New York City Shops

Gene Callahan's guide to New York City shops.

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Introducing Gastrointestinal Economics

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London Diary

Gene Callahan reporting for duty.

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Spotted Dick…

Poor Gene Callahan.

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London Diary III

Gene Callahan's London Diary, on some mysteries of the UK.

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The History and the Pseudo-History of Science

Gene Callahan on the pseudo-history of science, and the real one.

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Shoe Stores, Black Writing, and Missions Accomplished

Gene Callahan in London.

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London Diary VI

Gene Callahan's London diary.

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Hanson Agonistes

Eugene Callahan on a chief conservative advocate for eternal war.

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Dropping the Bomb

Gene Callahan on Truman, his A bombs, and Victor Davis Hanson.

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The Illusion of the ‘User’

Gene Callahan was just reading in bed when…

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How Intelligent Is Intelligent Design?

Not very, but it still should be taught in school. Gene Callahan explains.

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On the Other Hand, How Intelligent Is Neo-Darwinism?

Gene Callahan on religion and the origins of life.

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Some Common, Bad Arguments for the Recent U.S. Policy Towards Iraq

For recent US policy towards Iraq. Article by Gene Callahan.

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The Most Crucial Gap in Politics

It's still abuse, theft, and murder, says Gene Callahan.

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The Deadliest Catch

Gene Callahan on being a writer.

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Handing Out the Goodies

That's why it must go, says Gene Callahan.

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Surgeon General Warns of Secondhand Government

Gene Callahan on the Surgeon General's warning.

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Wasting Time With Mumbo-Jumbo

Gene Callahan on wasting time with mumbo-jumbo.

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PUCK: An Excerpt

An excerpt from Gene Callahan's new novel.

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What Is Science?

Of course not, says Gene Callahan.

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Iraq, You Are Now Free… And Here’s What You Have to Do

And here's what you have to do.

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Fair Trade… or Foul?

Gene Callahan explains to those OD'd on Joe (and Pat).

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Free Trade… or Foul?

Armed idiocy.

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We Need the State… Otherwise, Something Bad Might Happen!

Otherwise, something bad might happen.

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Sure, Read Dan Brown… But Never Believe Him

But don't believe a word from this prevaricating writer.

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Buckley's Pork Baloney

Gene Callahan on Mr. Conservatism's pork baloney.

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Falsifying the Eternal Sunshine of Jonah Goldberg's Erudition

Eugene Callahan's London diary.

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U.N. Report Scathing on Growing Height Inequality

There is a plague of anti-shortism, say Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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Kim Basinger Seeks Divorce From Alec Baldwin

The most distressing split on the Left since Trotsky and Lenin, say Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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Selling the Market Short

An anti-capitalist conservative gets it wrong, says Gene Callahan. (Don't they all?)

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Jesse Jackson Cracks 48-Hour Redemption Barrier

Jesse breaks the 48-hour redemption barrier. Article by Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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Winning the Neocon Way

Jonah Goldberg says the Right has won. Gene Callahan on why he's actually satisfied, as a neocon, to lose, just so long as it's slowly.

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The Last Days of a Doomed Star

It's so sad, say Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern. She used to be a big deal in the fusion group NGC666.

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Amtrak Plan Seeks Billions in “Investment”

Amtrak wants more of our money. A hilarious response by Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern.

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Look What Dropped Out of My Posterior Now, Mr. Goldberg!

It's fun and easy, says Gene Callahan.

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Mr. Market’s Wild Ride

Gene Callahan and Stu Morgenstern on the real Wall Street last week.

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