Monthly Archives: November 2016

FF012: Statist Bingo #1

Danny and Michael engage with the first barrage of frequently asked questions about a free society by tackling issues like poverty, human goodness, racism, monopolies, and more! If you have questions that you want to ask for the next Statist Bingo, you can bet we’re interested. Head to our contact page and email us your stumpers. … Continue reading FF012: Statist Bingo #1

F011: Decentralizing for Dummies

A bonus dialogue episode for our loyal listeners! Danny and Michael chat with a loyal FF listener named Evan about his research into the myriad potential applications of blockchain, the groovy new technology known most famously for the system behind bitcoin. This fantastic force of decentralization could mark a watershed moment for consumers, businesses, and advocates … Continue reading F011: Decentralizing for Dummies

FF010: Anarchists, the Life of the Party

With the holidays already here, Danny and Michael decide that they need a refresher course on how to not destroy a lively party with our radioactive ideas so we enlist the help of Jon Torres of Logical Anarchy to chat about “picking your battles” in the war of ideas. We recounting our most successful conversations, our worst failures, and … Continue reading FF010: Anarchists, the Life of the Party

FF009: A Tale of Two Cities

With a Donald Trump presidency in our future, Danny and Michael complete the panorama sketch of the nascent American socio-political landscape by examining in-depth the always vocal, often amorphous movement known as the alternative right. Below are links to some of the video and editorial content that Michael reviewed in preparation for the discussion. Some … Continue reading FF009: A Tale of Two Cities

FF008: Desert Island Econonomics

Danny and Michael visit desert island to learn about the basics of economics, play with coconuts and mangos, and explore why capitalism naturally follows if one accepts the tenets of voluntaryism. Non-excludible good is the term that Michael was fishing for that refers to the concept of a public good. Scientists convert C02 to ethanol … Continue reading FF008: Desert Island Econonomics

FF007: An Antidote for the Poison of Politics

As a post-Halloween treat for helping us reach one thousand unique listeners, Danny and Michael welcome economics author and lecturer Jeffrey Tucker onto the Flagship to discuss “experimenting with” sports fandom, fascism in our midst, the election, and politics as a poison to our most dear relationships. Politics is Poison to the Human Spirit Foundation … Continue reading FF007: An Antidote for the Poison of Politics