Texas Legalizes Open Carry of Swords!

Written by Gage Fenwick Follow Gage on Facebook at Gage Fenwick, Libertarian Many claim that chivalry is dead in an age of immediate satisfaction. Dating apps such as Tinder, Grindr, etc. have only aided that perception. However, many forget that the majority of the rules of chivalry regard swordsmanship and dueling. A new law in Texas

5 Things Libertarians Say That Scare Normal People

Written by Crystal Byrd Libertarians profess to want to bring freedom and liberty to the people. That sounds great and noble, but we’re also really great at shooting ourselves in the foot when it comes to that effort. We are often overly vocal about those philosophical stances that will be most difficult for people to absorb,

Medical Marijuana Users, Want Your Guns Back? Legalize Weed

By: Jeff Caldwell, II Yesterday a US federal court upheld the federal ban of gun sales to medical marijuana cardholders. The ruling affects all citizens in the following states and territories: California, Oregon, Washington, Arizona, Nevada, Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Guam, and Northern Marian Islands California, Arizona, Nevada, Hawaii, and Montana are the states mentioned that have medical cannabis laws. The court could

Man Faces Possible Jail For Refusing To Pay For Another Man’s Child

A man who is refusing to pay child support for another man’s child faces possible jail time. From ABC News: Carnell Alexander walked into the Frank Murphy Hall of Justice Friday, knowing in moments he could lose his freedom. Though DNA tests have proven the child isn’t his, Alexander still owes more than $30,000 to

Watch A Roomful Of People Condemn 5 Innocent Men

The World Science Festival produced a brilliant short video which displays the flaws of eyewitness testimony as they relate to our criminal justice system. Saul Kassin of the John Jay College of Criminal Justice gave a presentation titled “The Science of Justice: A Matter of Opinion.” In it, Kassin had a man steal his iPad

Teenager Charged With Desecrating Statue Of Jesus

BEDFORD, PA – A teenager in Pennsylvania was charged with desecrating a statue of Jesus after he posted a picture of himself on Facebook doing the dirty deed. The teenager was charged with misdemeanor desecration of a venerated object when he shoved his crotch into Jesus’ face and subsequently uploaded the evidence for all to see

Maryland’s Stupid Ban On Grain Alcohol Is Hurting Violinists

The state of Maryland cracked down on the sale of Everclear grain alcohol in their state, and it’s hurting violinists who use the stuff for varnish. Howard Needham, a violin maker from Silver Spring, stated that nothing works better to repair broken violins than Everclear grain alcohol. He’s hoarding the stuff right now since the

Mom Who Had Sex With Two Special Needs Teens Gets Three Days In Jail

A mother from Lancaster, Ohio was sentenced to three days in jail after pleading guilty to having sex with two teenage boys with special needs. 30-year-old Jessica Hatchat was working a summer lunch program when police say she met and had sex with the minors. “I’ve made a terrible mistake.  (It was) a decision that

Woman Convicted Of Downloading Child Porn To Frame Her Husband

Meri Woods of Clymer, Pennsylvania was convicted of downloading images of child abuse in order to frame her husband. Woods downloaded 40 images on her family’s computer and then took it to the police , claiming her estranged husband had done it. Police examined the images and found that they had been downloaded more than two

Mom Charged For Giving Her Son Marijuana To Treat Brain Injury, Even Though It’s Legal!

A mother in Madison, Minnesota is charged with two misdemeanor counts for giving her son medical cannabis, despite the fact that the state already passed a medical marijuana law recently. Angela Brown gave her son, Trey Brown, the oil to help relieve his pain from injuries to the brain, which were so severe that the