FDR III—The saga continues

FDR III—The saga continues

It’s not my fault that I’m years ahead of you. Back in December 2009, I wrote a Quickie! that asked, “So, is this ‘FDR II, The Sequel‘?” In that little post, I traced a quick history of the Freedomain Radio community before ending...
Noesis and the UPB smackdown

Noesis and the UPB smackdown

Flogging dead horses—another UPB smackdown! In case you missed it, another FreeDomain Radio member did a bravura turn with a Stefan Molyneux masterwork! This time it was someone named Noesis and the masterwork in question was UPB—Universally Preferable...
Once more on the “cult of family”

Once more on the “cult of family”

No Virginia, there is no “cult of family.” I reflected a bit on the “cult of family” in The C Word. It’s an idea that creeps into use from time to time. Personally, I never understood how it could possibly be meaningful. If I were rude,...
Detonating the UPB self-detonating argument

Detonating the UPB self-detonating argument

Let’s detonate the UPB self-detonating argument! You know you want to—remember how much fun we had killing the “Against me” argument? According to Stefan Molyneux and his UPB True Believers at FreeDomain Radio, “the act of arguing against...
RTR and the death of empathy

RTR and the death of empathy

Who doesn’t love Stefan Molyneux’s book Real-Time Relationships, the Logic of Love? I know I do. Molyneux introduces a revolutionary idea in RTR. It’s empathy—being curious and empathetic about your friends’/partner’s/family...