There is something about the extremely explosive and ballistic way of exercising with kettlebells that eventually makes your body impenetrable to disease and injury.

A true story corresponds to reality. A good fictional story ought to correspond to reality; and we wish it did, because then life would be so much more interesting.

Technological progress for governments:

How to loot, repress, and murder people ever more efficiently.

Say Mises:

Bourgeois civilization has built railroads and electric power plants, has invented explosives and airplanes, in order to create wealth.

Imperialism has placed the tools of peace in the service of destruction. …

Only one external limit is posed to this rage for destruction. In destroying the free cooperation of men, imperialism undercuts the material basis of its power.

Economic civilization has forged the weapons for it. In using the weapons to blow up the forge and kill the smith, it makes itself defenseless in the future. (NSE, 252-3)

How can we stop the madness?

Don’t sell yourself short:

You do the angels — who by their own free choice out of charity serve you and fight for you — no favors by confessing to your own or mankind’s alleged “insignificance.”

Hey, NPR.

Nobody cares about your civil privileges, which you, in an obvious attempt to mislead the populace, falsely call “civil rights.”

Seriously, nobody.

What is best in politics?

To crush your enemies, to see them driven before you, and to hear the lamentations of their women, suggests Gary North.

“Thus I will execute great acts of vengeance on them, punishing them furiously. Then they shall know that I am the Lord, when I wreak my vengeance on them.” (Ezekiel 25:17)

This is some cold-blooded shit to say to a motherfucker before you pop a cap in his ass!

Protectionists want to prevent the Chinese and Mexicans from succeeding in business by serving the American consumers.

Filth.

When robots take over and enslave humanity, what sorts of things do you think they will enjoy doing? In their spare time, say, when they are not riding our backs?