An email yesterday.
I’ve added your blog to those I regularly read this
week, and wanted to let you know. I don’t have a blog
of my own, but I want to thank you for helping me feel
I came across the awful posting by Dale Franks (back
on 1/10/2008) about his federal jury service and read
the comments. (where he defends sending a man to 10
years in prison for essentially helping deliver a
product to willing buyers)
You, Billy Beck, D.R. Zinn, and a couple of others
seemed like the only rational people in that thread.
I’ve been strongly sympathetic to anarchism and
libertarianism for years, but until recently I hadn’t
made much of an effort to find blogs that spoke from
that overall point of view. That has all changed now.
Again – thank you so much for sharing your points of
view, on your blog and elsewhere. They are very much
He adds a post script.
I found the QandO thread thru Roderick Long’s blog, Austro-Athenian Empire, which I already have on my regular reading list.
Thanks. And for the other readers, here’s a couple of posts on the topic with excellent comments under both those links. For any newer readers, this is the incident I essentially kicked off with this post, and followed up both here and here.