Articles by Karen De Coster

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Narcissistic Google Glass

Karen De Coster tries a pair on; you’d have to pay her to keep wearing them.

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1/28/2014

Detroit Is Increasingly Vibrant

As its government is increasingly moribund. Article by Karen De Coster.

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12/28/2013

Against the Depraved and Dastardly

Karen De Coster on the opponents of traditional Christmas music.

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12/24/2013

Equal-Opportunity Murder


Karen De Coster on government women with government guns.

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12/7/2013

Detroit Is Booming

Because the government is going out of business. Article by Karen DeCoster.

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11/30/2013

Take It Easy, Folks

Paleos are right, says Karen De Coster, but we can still get into dangerous territory.

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11/12/2013

Where Government Is Shrinking

60 Minutes lies about the thrilling results. Article by Karen De Coster.

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10/21/2013

The Police State Hates Tinted Windows

Karen De Coster on why, and what to do about it.

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4/12/2013

The Police State Hates Tinted Windows

Karen De Coster on why, and what to do about it.

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4/12/2013

Pork: The Government’s Other White Meat

Karen DeCoster on the "other white meat."

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1/11/2013

Chicago: America's Gun-Free Killing Field

Karen DeCoster on Chicago.

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1/2/2013

The Curse of Government Washing Machines

Karen De Coster on what to do about it.

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11/10/2012

I Text, Therefore I Am

Karen De Coster on the kid fad that dumbs down adults.

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11/6/2012

We Should Do What the Government Says Is Good for Us

Karen De Coster on what happens when you ignore government-elite propaganda.

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9/24/2012

Ghee vs. the Government-Industrial Food Complex ‘Butter(s)’

Against ghee.

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8/18/2012

Helmet Nazis

And Karen De Coster's near-death experience.

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4/21/2012

Primal Saved My Health

And maybe my life.

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4/16/2012

Prisoners of the State

Public-school kids should be dressed in striped uniforms. Article by Karen De Coster.

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1/31/2012

Should You Shoot a ‘Child’?

When he's a gun-toting carjacker who says he's going to kill you?

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10/15/2010

Biking Among the Ruins

Karen De Coster on Detroit.

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9/30/2010

Primal Diet Dissent

A dialog with Mark Sisson and Karen De Coster on your non-governmental health and future.

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7/24/2010

Eat Like a Modern Caveman

Karen De Coster on the new-old diet that can keep you out of Obamacare.

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3/17/2010

Dear Bank: Here Are the House Keys

Karen De Coster on strategic mortgage defaults as a best option.

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2/26/2010

Eat Like a Caveman

And be healthy and happy.

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2/6/2010

The Banks Are Going Down

Will yours be next?

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1/20/2010

Paying Your Mortgage

It may be financially irresponsible, says Karen De Coster.

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1/11/2010

Government Disease

Karen De Coster on what to know.

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1/7/2010

A Life in the Right

Karen De Coster on Paul Gottfried.

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12/18/2009

Stealth Gun Control

Karen De Coster on "public health."

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10/28/2009

Disease Mongering for Fear and Profit

Karen De Coster on the big government-big pharma complex.

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10/10/2009

Your Cash for Their Scams

Karen De Coster on Obamanutso Scheme #254.

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9/30/2009

PC vs. Mac

Mac wins, says Karen De Coster.

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9/10/2009

Red and Green

Karen De Coster on Van Jones, one less commie on the public payroll.

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9/7/2009

From My Cold, Dead Hands

Karen De Coster on her metal-tipped lawn darts.

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8/22/2009

Hatemongering Southern Belle

Karen De Coster on Kathleen Parker.

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8/20/2009

I’m the Government

And I'm here to lie to you.

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8/19/2009

The Tyranny of State Weight Control

Karen De Coster on yet another excuse to control us.

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8/6/2009

What Michele Bachmann Learned from the Ron Paul Revolution

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6/24/2009

The Mike Gaddy Gun College

Karen De Coster on learning to protect yourself in Amerika.

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6/9/2009

Who Will Tell the People?

About what the monster state is doing to them. Hint: it won't be a leftist.

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6/4/2009

Who Will Tell the People? (Hint: It Won't be William Greider)

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6/4/2009

‘Let’s Roll’

Karen De Coster on Obama Motors.

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5/23/2009

Armed Citizens Are Free Citizens

Karen De Coster on the salutary boom in guns and ammo, which so many do not understand.

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5/18/2009

Women, Turn Off Oprah and Pick Up a Gun

Learn to shoot; indeed, learn to love guns, says Karen De Coster.

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5/7/2009

Guns, Gold, Secession

Yippee!

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4/1/2009

The American Dream Becomes the American Nightmare

Karen De Coster on Tom Woods's Meltdown.

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3/14/2009

Surviving the Depression

Karen De Coster has some advice.

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3/9/2009

Stop Attacking Peter Schiff

He's a compelling exponent of Austrian economics, says Karen De Coster.

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2/18/2009

To Help Detroiters Help Themselves

Just say no.

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2/3/2009

Life as a Trained Monkey

Karen De Coster on people of the boom and the state.

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1/23/2009

Four That Must Be Nuked in 2009

Fashion trends, that is.

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1/16/2009

I Escaped Life in an Auto Plant

UAW workers can too, says Karen De Coster.

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1/2/2009

Yankees Attack the South Over Trade

Again.

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12/31/2008

Raising Little Spenders

That sort of parenting is over in the correction.

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12/26/2008

Depression-Survival Tactics

Karen De Coster on spiders, credit, cars, caffeine, malls, land phones, wine, houses, and more.

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12/17/2008

Stuff

It does not equal wealth.

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11/10/2008

Square Pegs, Round Holes

Karen De Coster on our socialist path, and what to do about it.

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10/29/2008

Warren Buffett, Government Propagandist

And shill for the power elite.

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10/23/2008

Ride That Treadmill

Like you stole it.

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10/21/2008

26 Titillating Things To Do

Instead of watching the financial news.

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9/22/2008

The Bankruptcy of Wall Street

Karen De Coster and Eric Englund on the end of General Motors and so much else.

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8/5/2008

Cold Stone Dead Creamery

Karen De Coster on a story of the boom and bust.

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7/28/2008

Ten Reasons To Love the Free Market

From Enterprise Rent-a-Car to Waffle House.

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2/4/2008

Christmas Music: A Postmortem Reflection

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12/29/2007

Deflation Nightmare

Consumers scared off by low prices!

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12/28/2007

Detroit Iron?

Rusted.

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11/9/2007

A Perfect Storm in a Sea of Statism

Karen De Coster on Ron Paul.

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10/18/2007

First, Let’s Punish the Taxpayers

Karen De Coster on the Michigan state shutdown.

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10/1/2007

The Fascist Factor

Karen De Coster on how to test for it.

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9/28/2007

How Dare You Burn a Flag or Disco Record

Because it's an act of freedom, says Karen De Coster.

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9/7/2007

Fast Freedom

Karen De Coster is a girl on a bike.

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8/11/2007

What Ron Paul Means to America

Karen De Coster on making us think.

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6/11/2007

When Totalitarianism Comes to America

It will be low-sodium, decaffeinated, and have no carbon footprint, says Karen De Coster.

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6/2/2007

Anarcho-Kitchen

Karen De Coster on the essential ingredients.

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9/12/2006

Hitlerism on the Homefront

Karen De Coster on what we may face.

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8/28/2006

Conservative Bloodthirstyism

Karen De Coster on Thomas Sowell.

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8/17/2006

Women and the Freedom Philosophy

Karen De Coster on gender differences and libertarianism.

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8/11/2006

Wine, Glorious Wine

Karen De Coster and Eric Englund on drinking and subjectivist economics.

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7/29/2006

Lipitor and the Cholesterol Hoax

Karen De Coster on the state-medical complex and you.

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7/25/2006

‘Plunge Protection’

Karen De Coster and Eric Englund on the feds, GM, and propping up the stock market.

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7/5/2006

The Lifestyle Fascists

Karen De Coster on what to do about them.

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6/1/2006

The Power of Thought

Karen De Coster on The Quotable Mises.

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5/16/2006

Good Times, Noodle Salad, and the State

Karen De Coster on what the Fed fosters.

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4/24/2006

Dilbertville for Dummies

Karen De Coster on the corporate state and corporations.

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3/16/2006

In the Long Run

We're all dead, or mice.

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3/11/2006

Sowing the Seeds of Delusion

It's the same sappy, frolicsome folktale.

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3/8/2006

Votescam in Detroit

Karen De Coster on the Motown god that failed.

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11/7/2005

The ‘Stakeholder’ Fraud

The word is shareholder, says Karen De Coster, and don't you forget it.

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10/25/2005

A Dad and His Daughter’s Purse

In the electrical department of Home Depot.

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10/17/2005

I Hate Meetings

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10/11/2005

Whose Real World Are We Talking About?

Karen De Coster on the latest crazed criticism of homeschooling.

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11/30/2004

Detroit Iron

Karen De Coster on automobiles as they were meant to be.

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7/6/2004

My Airport Fugitive Moment

Karen De Coster meets Homeland Security.

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3/11/2004

Libertarian Hockey

Karen De Coster on Herb Brooks, individualist.

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3/3/2004

One Righteous Brother

Bobby Hatfield, RIP.

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2/10/2004

The War Fête

Karen De Coster on the Saddamathon.

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12/16/2003

‘Gun Nut’ News

For those of us who think like Patrick Henry. Article by Karen De Coster.

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12/10/2003

Baseball and Godfathers

Karen De Coster on a better America.

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12/3/2003

I Went to a Baseball Game

And a hockey game broke out, says Karen De Coster.

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10/17/2003

Rush Was Right

About football, anyway.

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10/3/2003

Straight Eye on the Queer Guy

Karen De Coster on metrosexuality.

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9/22/2003

Uh Oh

Karen De Coster supported terrorism.

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9/18/2003

Making the World Safe for Neo-Democracy

Karen De Coster on the evil legacy of Woodrow Wilson.

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9/11/2003

Voyeurism and Exhibitionism

Karen De Coster on neo-America.

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9/6/2003

Lights Out!

Karen De Coster on the politics of power.

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8/26/2003

The Velodrome

Karen De Coster on the revival of a great sport.

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8/21/2003

Lies of State

Karen De Coster on Jessica Lynch.

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7/30/2003

Anti-Richism

Karen De Coster on the assault on Grosse Pointe.

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7/15/2003

The Twentysomething Male

His times and his environment.

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7/9/2003

Who’s Paying for Dinner?

Karen De Coster on that question's civilizational centrality.

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6/17/2003

Foxhole Togetherness

Karen De Coster on the coed Army.

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5/21/2003

Bill Bennett’s Real Vice

Promoting the state.

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5/6/2003

In Praise of Dogs

But not those who hate the most noble animal of all.

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5/5/2003

Welcome to Benitoland

Karen De Coster on neo-fascism, neo-imperialism, and the old-fashioned police state.

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4/9/2003

Turn Off the Febrile Fox

Karen De Coster on 12 things to do instead of watching embedded television.

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4/2/2003

TV Nation

Karen DeCoster and Brad Edmonds on the death of American brain cells.

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3/5/2003

The Healthy Addiction

Karen De Coster on libertarian books.

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2/24/2003

The Conservative War on Ideas

Karen DeCoster on Kirkianism.

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1/29/2003

‘National Review’ Hates Europe

Karen DeCoster, on the other hand, thinks the Old World has some saving graces.

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1/21/2003

The Totalitarian Impulse

It's not only the state, says Karen DeCoster. It's also the masses.

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1/14/2003

All Hail the SUV

Karen DeCoster on 12 reasons to attend the Detroit auto show.

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1/11/2003

Northern Segregation

Karen De Coster on Eminem, Detroit, and diversity.

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1/10/2003

Born Free

Then learning why.

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12/19/2002

Hating SUV Haters

Karen De Coster on the glories of the big vehicle, and its dastardly opponents.

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9/25/2002

The Perils of a Free Lunch

Karen De Coster on Hotmail, Yahoo!, and the glory of the explicit price.

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8/28/2002

50 More Things More Interesting Than the ‘War’

Karen De Coster is inspired by Joseph Stromberg, and not inspired by George W. Bush.

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8/13/2002

The Food, the Fat, and the Ugly

Karen De Coster on the craziest lawsuit yet. And see her new website and blog.

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8/9/2002

Amazonian Anarchy

All hail Jeff Bezos.

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7/15/2002

Why We’re Not Free

And what we can do about it.

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6/24/2002

Propaganda’s Fools

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5/24/2002

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5/24/2002

Lincoln’s Spectacular Lie

Karen De Coster on the prevaricating propagandist of the consolidated state, and Thomas DiLorenzo's demolition and #1 LRC bestseller, The Real Lincoln.

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4/29/2002

Education Nazis

They hate homeschoolers and independent families, says Karen De Coster.

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4/27/2002

Patents and Pooper-Scoopers

Karen De Coster on one effect of State-granted monopolies.

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3/12/2002

Emancipate the Consumer

Karen De Coster on real consumer activism.

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2/19/2002

Hoppe Is Right on Immigration

And the left-libertarians are wrong. Article by Karen De Coster. See Hoppe's mind-transforming essays here and here.

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2/6/2002

by Karen De Coster

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1/30/2002

The New US War on Liberty

It's the same old statism, say Karen De Coster and David Theroux.

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1/22/2002

Neo-Chicanery

Karen De Coster on the most perfervid of the warmongers.

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1/3/2002

For the Love of War

Karen De Coster on the little mass-murdering crook, Truman.

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12/24/2001

A Free Ride for Free Willy

Karen De Coster on what welfare does to animals, and people.

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12/5/2001

Eat Protein

Your mother was right, says Karen De Coster.

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11/29/2001

The FDR Hustle

Everybody's doing it, say Karen De Coster and Brad Edmonds, especially W.

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11/26/2001

57 Channels of Nothing

Karen De Coster has had it with television.

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11/21/2001

The Tragedy of the State

Karen De Coster on what the cold, cruel monster inflicts on us.

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11/15/2001

Franklin Delano Bush

He's only started, but Karen De Coster is already sick of Dr. Win-the-War.

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11/12/2001

The Self-Loathing Generation

Karen De Coster and Brad Edmonds on the trouble with kids today, and why this bunch really is worse.

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11/3/2001

Hurrah for Meat and Fat!

They make life worth living. Article by Karen De Coster and Brad Edmonds.

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11/1/2001

Desperately Seeking Libertarians

Who aren't selling out to the Warfare State.

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11/1/2001

‘I Have a Dream’

Karen De Coster version.

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10/9/2001

War Dementia

Karen De Coster on the State-encouraged craziness abroad in the land.

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9/18/2001

The World’s Most Unselfish Act

It's homeschooling, and if you don't do it, at least don't slur the noble mothers who do, says Karen De Coster.

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9/5/2001

534 Clowns

Karen De Coster watches our government in action, and thinks about the American Revolution.

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8/29/2001

The State vs. Common Sense

Karen De Coster and Brad Edmonds have some suggestions for those who love government.

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8/28/2001

FDR the Conniver

How the dictator used crises to work his will on the American people, and killed off the old republic.

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8/27/2001

Noble Husbandry

To see what a husband should be, says Karen De Coster, look at the Bible.

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8/24/2001

The New Establishment

Karen DeCoster on the Bobos.

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8/22/2001

The Feel-Good State

Karen DeCoster has had it with Sensitivity.

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8/20/2001

The Femino-State Attack on Boys

Karen De Coster on the crime and its solution.

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8/14/2001

Daycare Nation

We face the first generation of kids raised in daycare, and they are monsters, says Karen DeCoster.

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8/8/2001

More Bugs, Fewer Lawns

Karen De Coster on that heroic product of capitalist civilization, the pesticide.

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8/6/2001

The Feminists Are Coming!

Oops, there they go.

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7/9/2001

Guns and Children

Go together, more and more women are discovering.

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6/19/2001

Don’t Worship the Government’s Flag

Especially on the feds' Flag Day.

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6/14/2001

Women Drive Me Crazy

Thank goodness, as a woman, I can live without them.

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6/13/2001

Ward and June Cleaver

The true story of despotism and discontent, by Karen DeCoster.

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5/11/2001

Jeepers, Freepers

FreeEmpire.com strikes back, but to no effect on Karen DeCoster.

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4/17/2001

FreeEmpire.com

Karen De Coster wants to know what the heck has gotten into the Right?

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4/16/2001

LRC Diversity

Karen De Coster tells our left-wing and neocon critics to shut up. LewRockwell.com is rife with diversity.

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4/10/2001

Jackie and Me

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4/5/2001

More Culture, Less Crime

Karen De Coster on what's wrong with government schoolchildren, and their parents.

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3/16/2001

Soccer Moms Meet Guns

And guns win.

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3/1/2001

Let’s Stop Worshiping Public Education

It's a socialist disaster, says Karen DeCoster, and can't be fixed, only abolished.

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2/15/2001

Happy Birthday, Abe

You son of a b____. Card from Karen De Coster.

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2/12/2001

Long Live the Male

And stop trying to feminize him, says Karen De Coster.

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1/26/2001

Music for Your Clinton Going-Away Party

Karen DeCoster has the playlist.

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1/20/2001

Why I’ll Work on MLK Day

You don't think I'd celebrate the birth of a commie, do you?

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1/15/2001

Mixing Mania

Does it drive the whole mass-transit craze?

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1/3/2001

Christmas Music

Bing Crosby is great, but the best Christmas music is far older, and almost as accessible.

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12/14/2000

Waving the Baldwins Goodbye

They did promise to leave, didn't they, says Karen DeCoster.

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12/11/2000

Intolerance Identified

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11/29/2000

‘Libertarian Outlaw’

Karen De Coster interviews Jacob Hornberger.

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11/16/2000

Toilet Totalitarianism

Karen De Coster is sick of government-mandated tiny toilet tanks.

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9/15/2000

Economist in the Wind

Sing it to the tune of Elton John's "Candle in the Wind," says Karen DeCoster.

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9/8/2000

Haphazard Pontifications

Some things beloved of the elites that Karen DeCoster just can't stand.

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9/5/2000

Any Way You Slice It

Karen DeCoster on insane regulations (are there any other kind?).

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9/1/2000

Smart Chicks Like Guy Flicks

Says Karen DeCoster, who loves "Gladiator."

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8/31/2000

Rent ‘Antz’

It's a great libertarian flick, says Karen DeCoster.

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8/18/2000

Why I’m For Reparations

Karen De Coster says: Let's be equal.

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8/15/2000

Populist Pat and Other Things That Drive Me Crazy

Karen De Coster's diary.

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7/10/2000

Real Capitalists Don’t Bowl

Karen De Coster examines the most proletarian of sports.

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6/19/2000

The Government Told Me I Was a Bad Girl

Karen De Coster attends a reeducation camp for Michigan drivers the government doesn't like.

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5/31/2000

Puhleeezzz!

The feds and the medical device industry are pushing sex gadgets for women, says Karen De Coster. Warning: this is funny, but definitely adult, material.

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5/22/2000

Rape, or Disappointing Sex?

The chilling feminist victory over a famous Michigan sheriff. Article by Karen De Coster.

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5/3/2000

Big Pharma Corruption

It's literally making us sick.

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My Doctor Fired Me

For my alternative health beliefs, says Karen De Coster.

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Do Shoppers Kill 3rd World Kids?

Karen De Coster on the latest Facebook baloney.

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Raw Milk Prohibition

It's fallen flat on its totalitarian face, says Karen De Coster.

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How To Cook the Paleo Way

It's easy, fun, delicious, and necessary for your survival, says Karen De Coster.

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The 21-Day Primal Transformation

Karen De Coster on Mark Sisson and energy, weight loss, and long life.

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Barbaric Music

Karen De Coster on its death and resurrection.

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Sugar Nazis

Karen De Coster on the food cabal and you.

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$7 an Hour To Watch TV?

Karen De Coster on price-shock, cable, and internet.

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Planet Depreciated

Karen De Coster on fitness in the era of diminished standards.

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The Ancestral Lifestyle Boom

Karen De Coster on the anti-federal healthy-living movement.

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Don’t Touch My Retro

For listening to great music, older equipment is often better, says Karen De Coster.

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California Beats France

Karen De Coster on wine.

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Are You a Pretty Woman?

Then the TSA wants you.

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