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Did Freedom Win?

OldMexicanblog Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 12:36 PM
Re: deaconAR, -- libertarians are against social norms - for LAWS are nothing more than codified social norms. -- Really? Like for instance the law that regulates countertop heights in restaurants? What social norm calls for that, deacon? Or are you talking about Blue Code laws? Were Jim Crow laws any more ethical because they were (presumably) derived from "social norms"? What about licensing laws? Give me a break. Social norms =/= laws.
Democrats won big last week. So government will continue to grow. Individual freedom will yield.

At least some people with records of supporting liberty were elected: Sen. Jeff Flake in Arizona and U.S. Reps. Justin Amash and Kerry Bentivolio in Michigan and Thomas Massie in Kentucky.

Also, Washington and Colorado voted to allow any adult to use marijuana. (But users beware. Your newfound freedom may be short-lived thanks to that extraordinary human being in the White House -- you know, the one who smoked pot when he was in school. Despite promising that he wouldn't, he has cracked down on pot...