Archive for October, 2008

Walk For Liberty Day 172 - The Glass As Half Full As a Life Attitude: Looking Forward In the Liberty Movement

Friday, October 31st, 2008

October 26th 2008, day 172; Voting for mental health not a new tax?; Defiance St; Pinnacle Studio update; Brooke editing videos; Complaining about things that have already happened; Is the glass half empty or half full?; Same situation, but can see it negatively or positively; Glass-as-half-full as a basis for your attitude toward life; Everything you need to know in life you learned in Kindergarten?; Focusing on the present rather than the past; Appreciating what you have now helps you to look forward; Getting discouraged by government growth vs. focusing on what we have going for us in the Liberty Movement; Ron Paul supporters and the Campaign For Liberty; Downsize DC; Moving to New Hampshire as part of the Free State Project; The future of the Liberty Movement is bright; 20.1 miles for liberty; http://amazon.walkforliberty.com ; Tumor stop sign; American Legion feather party; Free Jake

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Walk For Liberty Day 171 - Interview With My Mom About the Patriot Act and How It Hurts Companies and Consumers

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

October 25th 2008, day 171; Buckle up!; My mom visiting and walking with me; Generous supporters; Interview with my mom about ridiculous Patriot Act provisions; Entering political delineation of Ohio; Another dog follower; Vote for health!; Checking people against the terrorist watch list is a drain on a company’s resources and doesn’t help them; Many false positives, costing them money; All businesses required to make those checks?; If all businesses made checks, would be a huge drain on the economy, raising the prices of all products; Only a small percent make the checks?; A person in a position of power can go after the non-checkers for political reasons; More dog friends; Department of Aging; 16.24 miles; http://donate.walkforliberty.com ; The Monster Life

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Walk For Liberty Day 170 - Energy Independence and Living Off The Grid

Wednesday, October 29th, 2008

October 23rd 2008, day 170; Coldest day yet; The Pied Piper of dogs; Angola, Indiana; Amish living off the grid, self-sufficient; Don’t use government run or government authorized water or power monopolies; Desire to be independent of government-related water and electric corporations; To promote conservation and renewable energy; Cave dwellers; To be able to survive a disater, natural or man-made; To not participate in the government authorized system of water and power; To become energy independent on an individual basis; 21.55 miles; http://amazon.walkforliberty.com ; Birds

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Walk For Liberty Day 169 - Why Shouldn’t the Amish (Or Anyone Else) Be Able to Live Their Lives Without Government Interference?

Tuesday, October 28th, 2008

October 22nd 2008, day 169; Emma, Indiana; Horse and buggy; Coldest morning in a while - 29; Talking to 3 Amish guys; Sociable Indiana Amish; Amish just want to live their lives the way they want to, and likewise not dictate to others how to live their lives; Case of Amish man who wanted to build a house on his property without begging permission from government by getting permits; Do you have the right to build a house on your own property?; Is there any reason why the Amish (or anyone else for that matter) shouldn’t be able to live their lives the way they want without being bothered?; Can I opt out of the government system?; Does the government have authority over me?; 21.25 miles; http://donate.walkforliberty.com ; Daredevil Brooke; Amish clothesline

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Walk For Liberty Day 168 - The Free Market Is the Ultimate Peacemaker and Helps People Ignore Their Differences

Monday, October 27th, 2008

October 21st 2008, day 168; No noise; Goshen, Indiana; Playing games with political delineations; My appearance on Free Talk Live regarding my encounter with the police http://media.libsyn.com/media/ftl/FTL2008-10-20.mp3 ; Interviewed by Goshen News; White men working for an Arab man; Free market is the ultimate peacemaker, brings people together, and helps people ignore their differences; A racist business owner’s business might suffer compared to a non-racist owner; Free market helps countries to get together as well; In contrast, meddling with other countries’ affairs can have consequences; Jumping cows; 19.85 miles; http://amazon.walkforliberty.com ; Jake

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Walk For Liberty Day 167 - Should Students Be Forced To Wear Trackable RFID Identification Collars In Government Schools?

Saturday, October 25th, 2008

October 20th 2008, day 167; South Bend Indiana; Entering the Eastern Time Zone; Interview with Ryan from ABC 57 News in South Bend; Should have been able to film BP Gas as a journalist from a public road; More McBama vs Ron Paul; Students wearing ID tags; What’s the reason to have the ID tags so prominently displayed?; Location-tracking RFID chips?; Disturbing because it is teaching our children that it is all right to be required to wear government ID; Private schools have right to require ID because students’ parents have choice to send them there; One of the most important Liberty issues is the separation of school and state; 20.3 miles; http://donate.walkforliberty.com

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Walk For Liberty Day 166 - Autumn in Northern Indiana

Friday, October 24th, 2008

October 19th 2008, day 166; United Engineers Party; Thoughts on living in Hawaii; Moving to NH as part of the Free State Project; Changing seasons; Thoughts on Fall; Changing Autumn leaves; Halloween; Trick-or-treating; Winter and snow in New Hampshire; 14.14 miles; Field mouse

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Walk For Liberty Day 165 - Snitching to the Government About Victimless Crimes: Is This Country Becoming a Snitch Society?

Friday, October 24th, 2008

October 18th 2008, day 165; Indiana Dunes National Park trail; Getting flooded out; Fire danger Impossible; Deer; Encounter with another police officer; 5 encounters with cops, 3 of those in Indiana; Getting snitched out for staying in a national park by people getting their houses demolished by the government; People snitching on people to the government for victimless crimes rather than handling the situation themselves or leaving them alone; Cops not using their discretion on complaints; Government-created snitch programs; Indoctrinating kids to snitch for non-crime crimes; Analogy to gang with cirle of informants; Banding together to dismantle the gang; Ron Paul vs McBama; 21.04 miles; Road to Indiana; Levitating couch

Ron Paul’s new book, The Revolution: A Manifesto about how America has gone off track and how we can get it back, has been released. Buy it from the world’s largest online retailer, Amazon.com, and help out the Walk For Liberty at the same time! If you purchase Ron Paul’s book through this link, the Walk For Liberty will receive a percentage of your purchase.

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Walk For Liberty Day 164 - Do Police Protect And Serve You, or Do They Serve the Interests of Government and Corporations?

Thursday, October 23rd, 2008

October 17th 2008, day 164; Gary, IN; Buchanan Sts; Lower gas prices; Disappointingly low standards the school corporation sets for itself; Thoughts and reflections on my encounter with the police on day 163; Day off; Are cops your friends, to help and protect you, or do they exist to protect the interests of the state?; When they could be useful in a dangerous situation, cops typically arrive just to clean up the mess; Cops through the state through revenue collection and control; Not allowed to shoot video in public with your own private camera?; If a company doesn’t want to be videoed, they should take whatever steps are necessary for that, such as building a tall concrete wall; Corporations using the government for security; BP obviously has a hotline to the police station?; Blatant terrorists?; Cops intimidate into getting people to comply; Government - corporate partnerships; Police exist to serve the state and corporations; 18.39 miles; Misty lake

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Walk For Liberty Day 163 - Police Encounter Audio (Part 2 of 2)

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

Audio, some shaky video, and a bit of commentary, of my encounter with the police in Whiting, IN on Oct 15, 2008.

Ron Paul’s new book, The Revolution: A Manifesto about how America has gone off track and how we can get it back, has been released. Buy it from the world’s largest online retailer, Amazon.com, and help out the Walk For Liberty at the same time! If you purchase Ron Paul’s book through this link, the Walk For Liberty will receive a percentage of your purchase.

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