The KN@PP Stir Podcast

The KN@PP Stir Podcast

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The KN@PP Stir podcast is a weekly (with occasion…
Episode 133: (Almost) On The Road Again
Jul 17 • 22 min
In This Episode: Thanks For Asking! (Party Loyalty; Bookwormery; Collateral Murder Viewing Break; The Shire — read the whole thread at tinyurl.com/thanksforasking) :: Venue Anti-Rant (for background, see…
Episode 132: The King of All Polemic Rides … Er, Podcasts … Again
Jul 10 • 22 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Qatar, Amazon, Regular Ax Grinders, Coyotes and Swanns — check out the thread at tinyurl.com/thanksforasking) :: Chelsea Manning’s Wrong, But Be Kind (thx to Socrates Wilde for Attempting to Educate Her).
Rational Review News Digest: The Radio Commercial
Jun 13 • 0 min
This is a 27 second radio-quality commercial for Rational Review News Digest, the freedom movement’s daily newspaper and my “day job” (rationalreview.com). Great job by Fiverr seller “Timinbovey.” Feel free to grab it and use it to spread the word!
Episode 131: Like a Fidget Spinner But for Your Ears
Jun 13 • 27 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Listertarianism; Cuenca; We’ll Always Have Paris; Blogging; Field Expedient Quick Meme Vivisection — read the whole thread with lots of linky goodness at tinyurl.com/thanksforasking); The Alt-Right Are Marxists (in…
Episode 130: Yes, the Pundits’ Guild Requires Me to Use the Word “Covfefe”
Jun 1 • 26 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Gonna Soil Myself; WTF GOP; The Diet of Suck; read the full thread at tinyurl.com/thanksforasking); Electoral Politics as a Market and the Overton Window (based on this piece at Independent Political Report:…
Episode 129: An Apple a Day Keeps You One of Tim Cook’s Favorite Customers
May 24 • 24 min
In this episode: Local politics (see http://knappster.blogspot.com/2017/05/why-did-florida-became-state.html) :: Thanks For Asking! (RIP Chris Cornell; Trump freak show; Nazis in the woods; stupid LP resolutions; climate change; F*cking limey…
Episode 128: This Machine Kills Boredom
May 17 • 23 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Blogrolls; “White Nationalists” in the Libertarian Party; Knapp The Censor; I Want To Ride My Bicycle; Cold War and Anarchist Reading Recommendations — read the thread at tinyurl.com/thanksforasking); I Stand With…
Cocoa Beach Special #2
May 6 • 5 min
Party office election results from the Libertarian Party of Florida’s convention in Cocoa Beach!
Cocoa Beach Special #1
May 6 • 7 min
The first of hopefully several quickie specials from the Libertarian Party of Florida’s 2017 convention. News: Augustus Invictus enters the race for state chair, I’m now facing two opponents instead of one in my campaign for Director At Large 1, and a…
Episode 127: Methinks He Doth Podcast Too Much
May 2 • 25 min
In This Episode: Thanks For Asking! (Francy pants; libertarian country startups; bad political music; why aren’t Arabs/Muslims and libertarianism more closely associated? — read the thread at tinyurl.com/thanksforasking) :: No rant, just a couple of…
Episode 126: Please Refrain from Masticating the Henway
Apr 25 • 22 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! [monkey-wrenching alt-right comments at IPR; why free market types fall for GOP lies; COINTELPRO in the LP? — full text of Thanks For Asking threads at tinyurl.com/thanksforasking] :: Calling for supportive vibes for a…
Episode 125: I’m the Pedantophile Your Mother Warned You About
Apr 19 • 32 min
In this episode: It’s April 19 :: Thanks For Asking! (I ran for platform committee and all I got was this damn podcast episode; Clayton Hunt calls a cargo cultist to my attention; hopefully Jacob G. Hornberger is tanned, rested and ready to keynote…
Episode 124: I Hear That Flying United Airlines from Chicago to Louisville is a Real Drag …
Apr 11 • 32 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (anyone got some sarin rap for this sh*t sandwich?; libertarian agendas; nationalist entryists; leaving on a jet plane — entire thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2017/04/thanks-for-asking-040617.html) :: Fly the…
Episode 123: Living Long on the Alms-Basket of Words …
Apr 5 • 28 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Malice v. Tucker, Sam v. Julian, Sane Progressive v. “sane” libertarians, more on my boring podcast listening routine, and the ultimate philosophical basis of libertarianism — read the thread at…
Episode 122: Guess I’ll Go Eat Worms
Mar 27 • 22 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (podcast listening routines; I’ve got such a headache!; pseudo-libertarian sites; border walls and spring break drunkenness — the blog post for this AMA thread is at…
Episode 121: In Durance Exceptionally Vile
Mar 20 • 24 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (video games, I was probably wrong about Yemen, and superpowers — read the thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2017/03/thanks-for-asking-031617.html) :: Four prison guards boil a prisoner alive then skate.
Episode 120: Hey Candidates, Get Off My Lawn!
Mar 12 • 28 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Why I Think The Switch is Nintendo’s Swan Song; Nazis on the Moon With Dinosaurs; Who does WikiLeaks Work For?; Math/Science Jokes and Vault 7 — read the thread at…
Episode 119: The Stupid Pre-Travel Audio Tricks Edition
Mar 6 • 24 min
I’m testing my travel audio rig in prep for some future roadcasting (and I had to use Audio Expert instead of Audio Joiner, which was down, for file conversion). Let me know what you think of the audio quality. In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (books…
Episode 118: Why Do You Ask, Two Dogs F***ing?
Feb 26 • 27 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Smells Like Oscar; The Three-Tweet Challenge; Buck Naked Electioneering; read the whole enchilada, if enchiladas were something you could read, at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2017/02/thanks-for-asking-022117.html) ::…
Episode 117: Looks Like Spencer’s All Tuckered Out
Feb 20 • 35 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking (antiwar sources; time travel; these are a few of my favorite things; LP2020; read the thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2017/02/thanks-for-asking-021717.html) :: Why do I have to keep defending Milo Yiannopoulos?…
Episode 116: Don’t Look, Ethel! (Too Late)
Feb 12 • 31 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Mulvaney, Calabria, and Pence, Oh My!; Rational Review News Digest; Molypew; Nazism; DeVos; JFK assassination; read the whole thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2017/02/thanks-for-asking-020717.html) :: A brief…
Episode 115: It Burns When IP
Feb 5 • 21 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Sports, Religion and Banana Republics — see the whole thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2017/02/thanks-for-asking-020117.html) :: Intellectual “Property”
Episode 114: Concerning the Chronic “Libertarians For Trump” Cranio-Rectal Inversion
Jan 31 • 25 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (2017 Plans, Attack of the Cookie Monster, Trump opposition — see thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2017/01/thanks-for-asking-012517.html):: Libertarians supporting Trump was dumb, libertarians continuing to…
Episode 113: Which Key is the Any Key?
Jan 22 • 24 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (2016 — The Year in Stupid; dL’s opioid epidemic; Target groups for a libertarian political party — read the thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2017/01/thanks-for-asking-011817.html); Buckle up, we’re in for a…
Episode 112: Oozy rat in a sanitary zoO
Jan 15 • 31 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Out with Obama, in with Trump; got the Jew-baiting troll blues; Hunter Maats is an annoying know-it-all rich kid — whole thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2017/01/thanks-for-asking-010917.html); Do the…
Episode 111: Unique Up On It
Jan 8 • 27 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (alien economy; the rumor that I am dating Rachelle Lefevre is not true, as I should know since I started it; learning CSS from women in bikinis; sponsoring the podcast; mount Doom; Detroit proto-punk — full threat at…
Episode 110: Six Miles Uphill Both Ways to School
Dec 25, 2016 • 19 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (What I Hear About and Who I Hear it From — read the whole thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/12/thanks-for-asking-122116.html); RRND (http://rationalreview.com) turns 14.
Episode 109: Clowed CoupCoup Land
Dec 18, 2016 • 33 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Ralph Raico RIP, Keith Olbermann is Depraved in a Boring Sort of Way; Electoral Coup Likelihood; Attack of the Annoying Alt-Right SJWs; Secession — there’s more, read the thread at…
Episode 108: Attack of the Killer Wordpress Update
Dec 11, 2016 • 30 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Planned Parenthood funding; naming some master debaters; Trump’s general nuisances — full thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/12/thanks-for-asking-120716.html); My terrible, horrible, no good, very bad…
Episode 107: Nobody Here But Me And My Barbed Wire Sideburns
Dec 4, 2016 • 31 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Walter Block, David Bowie, Taoism, COINTELPRO, newspapers, flag-burning and Weld 2020 — read the whole thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/11/thanks-for-asking-113016.html); Split rant (the Dakota Access…
Episode 106: YYYThe chair is against the wall. John has a long mustache.YYY
Nov 27, 2016 • 18 min
In this episode: Thanksgiving For Asking! (Ziggy played guitar; Thanksgiving traditions, National Lampoon and National Review — entire thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/11/thanksgiving-for-asking-112416.html); YYYТоварищи, мы обнаружили!YYY…
Episode 105: European on my Lawn!
Nov 20, 2016 • 29 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Paulie’s health; if not for the courage of the fearless crew, the C4SS Minnow would be lost; blobs; Brito; Monty Hall; Trump’s cabinet — read the whole thread at…
Episode 104: “… Not Wreck My Election”
Nov 13, 2016 • 30 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (birthday; rain; running for office versus other outreach; why Trump won; Trump v. ObamaCare; the Libertarian Party — What is to be Done? Read the whole thread at…
Episode 103: This Too Shall Pass Said the Kidney Stone
Nov 6, 2016 • 30 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Ideal presidential nominees, Garrison naming trivia, Cookie Monster shout out, Election Day plans, peckerwoodstuff, I far … er, I voted — full thread at…
Episode 102: But It’s Got Big Teeth …
Oct 31, 2016 • 40 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Buchanan v. Trump; Johnson/Weld 5%? — read the whole thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/10/thanks-for-asking-102616.html); Me vs. Jason Stapleton on government funding for Libertarian presidential candidates…
Episode 101: Do it to Julian!
Oct 23, 2016 • 33 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Vito wants to know where I came from; Darryl wants to know what I think about Julian Assange, a Peace Prize and something Nick Sarwark said; Trolled Much?; Joel wants to know what I think about Disney — full thread…
Episode 100: Just Here for the Derp Rises?
Oct 16, 2016 • 42 min
In this episode: Door prizes (to find out what they are and how to win them, you have to listen to the episode); Thanks For Asking! (Robert Milnes doesn’t think; thoughts on the Electoral College; favorites; McAfee and cable packages — full thread at…
Episode 99: Don’t Need a Weatherman to Know That Trump Blows
Oct 9, 2016 • 19 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (channeling weather; revisiting my apparently unsatisfactory answer vis a vis socialism; nothing more than feelings up — full thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/10/thanks-for-asking-100516.html); Does the…
Episode 98: Welllllllllllllld! is the New Khaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaan!
Oct 2, 2016 • 29 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (McMullin, Sanders and political careerism — blog thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/09/thanks-for-asking-092816.html); Bill Weld You Ignorant Slut (see…
Episode 97: The Wreck of the Old
Sep 25, 2016 • 20 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (A night out with Lorenzo Mendoza; The Week in Stupid, part 1; Sorry, not very scary story — full thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/09/thanks-for-asking-092116.html); The Week in Stupid/Scary Story Redux…
Episode 96: Chastity and Continence, But Not Yet
Sep 19, 2016 • 28 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (The Social Question, Dave Barry Hearts Sheldon Richman, Election Systems, Johnson/Weld Heresies — full thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/09/thanks-for-asking-091416.html); Three things about the Johnson/Weld…
Episode 95: Enough With the 9/11 Already
Sep 11, 2016 • 36 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (What I would do about a leppo; stranger fiction; sick Clinton; Thom Hartmann is not a leprechaun; Garrison pickup stuff — full thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/09/thanks-for-asking-090816.html); Yes, it’s…
Episode 94: The Horse I Rode In On
Sep 4, 2016 • 29 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (More questions than you can shake a stick at, although I’m not sure why you’d want to shake a stick at questions anyway); In case you hadn’t noticed I really, really, really hate my choices for president this year.
Episode 93: The Short End
Aug 21, 2016 • 20 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Services Rendered — AMA text thread is at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/08/thanks-for-asking-081716.html); DNC/Clinton v. Wikileaks/Assange Gripe.
Episode 92: Never Get Off The Boat
Aug 14, 2016 • 33 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Mr. Jones and me; Wordpress gooses Guccifer 2.0); The Week in Stupid (Planet Elizabeth Warren; a riff on http://thegarrisoncenter.org/archives/7117); “Welllllllld!” is the new “Khaaaaaaaaaan!” (see…
Episode 91: Kin Aye Caul Ewe?
Aug 7, 2016 • 47 min
In this episode: The KN@PP Stir’s first ever interview — Paul Stanton, Libertarian for US Senate!; Thanks For Asking! (Songs that Trump Might Choose as the Next National Anthem; Darrel Castle, Ted Cruz, Austin Petersen, Gary Johnson, Jill Stein and…
Episode 90: The Race to 100!
Aug 2, 2016 • 20 min
In this episode: Two races to 100 (100 episodes and 100 supporters at http://tinyurl.com/choosedarcy); Why I support Paul Stanton and oppose Augustus Invictus in the Libertarian Party of Florida’s US Senate primary.
Episode 89: Existence Mucus Carnival
Jul 31, 2016 • 32 min
In this episode: Please support my Headtalker campaign for Darcy Richardson (at http://tinyurl.com/choosedarcy); Thanks For Asking! (Snowden v. Assange; Whence the Paulpulists?; the DNC’s Red Scare — text thread at…
Episode 88: Back to (Reform) School
Jul 24, 2016 • 25 min
In this episode: Surprise Announcement #1 (OK, OK, it’s an app); Thanks For Asking! (Emmanuel Goldstein v. sodium pentothal, Nick Gillespie, respectability politics vs. batsh*t insane conspiracy theories, Pence and Kaine you ignorant sluts! — additional…
Episode 87: Adventures in Bitrate
Jul 17, 2016 • 24 min
In this episode: Informal audio quality poll; Thanks For Asking! (Caribbean currencies and left-wing magazines — for extended discussion see this week’s AMA thread at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/07/thanks-for-asking-071316.html); Completely…
Episode 86: Happy Weekend Before Bastille Day
Jul 10, 2016 • 21 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Fergie, Me, and Jill Stein — it’s not what it looks like!); Hey, I watched Trumbo. [Note: This week’s AMA thread can be found at http://knappster.blogspot.com/2016/07/thanks-for-asking-070616.html]
Episode 85: The 4th of July Frazzles My Nerves
Jul 4, 2016 • 16 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Guccifer 2.0, Gun Craziness, I Want to Ride My Bicycle, The Other Independence Day (the one with Will Smith); You didn’t think you’d get away without a lecture on The MITE, did you?; The Usual Close. Yes, this episode…
Episode 84: Gary Johnson vs. the Libertarian Party
Jun 26, 2016 • 18 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Kasich/Dukakis 2020?, Brexit, Spoilers, Boxers, Briefs or Commando?, Citizen Schlosberg); The Week in Stupid (Gary Johnson vs. the Libertarian Party)
Episode 83: Whaddayagonnado?
Jun 19, 2016 • 15 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Hulk Hogan and OJ Simpson and Bachelor Food); The Sopranos a decade later.
Episode 81: Getting Back on the Hoarse (Not a Typo)
Jun 5, 2016 • 14 min
In this episode: Back from the 2016 Libertarian National Convention; Thanks For Asking! (Questions from a New Jersey Whackjob, etc.); Hopefully my final little rant on Johnson/Weld 2016 and so forth; The usual monthly wrap-up.
Libertarian National Convention Special, Sunday Morning
May 29, 2016 • 4 min
A Sunday morning quickie (pre-nominating votes) from the 2016 Libertarian National Convention
Friday Special edition
May 27, 2016 • 9 min
In this episode: Friday update from the 2016 Libertarian National Convention.
FirstSpecialEpisodeLPConv2016
May 26, 2016 • 2 min
A Quickie Special Episode from the Presidential Suite of the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Florida — the venue of the 2016 Libertarian National Convention! This is a sound test — let me know if the sound is OK or if I have to haul an extra mic around.
Episode 80: Just Say No to William Weld!
May 22, 2016 • 21 min
In this episode: Hello, I Must Be Going; Thanks for Asking! (Why I bother with the Libertarian Party); Just Say No to William Weld!; See You in Orlando!
Episode 79: Rational Expectations Time, Libertarian Party …
May 9, 2016 • 20 min
In this episode: Thanks for Asking! (Rumors that I’ve bought Gawker are exaggerated; Paleocon Medicine Show Con Men for Trump; A Cinco De Mayo Question that I completely blow; states blame stateless for consequences of statism); Libertarian Old-Timers ……
Episode 78: Nothing to See Here, Move Along
May 1, 2016 • 16 min
In this episode: Thanks for Asking! (Winston Smith and Libertarians for Trump); Schlosberg pushes me over the edge and I come unhinged; and so forth.
Episode 77: Yippie Yi Okyay (“the”) and the Gary Johnson Death Match
Apr 24, 2016 • 20 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (my sad fiction career); The word “the” and why Raquel Okyay flipped out and blocked me on Facebook; Gary Johnson’s bizarre record on the death penalty.
Episode 76: A Peripatetic Special
Apr 21, 2016 • 8 min
This mid-to-late-week episode is a checkout of how podcasting using my phone while walking around works, with a view toward doing so from the Libertarian National Convention next month. A little difficult, but I could get used to it … except that the…
Episode 75: Sigh … “Roomgate”
Apr 17, 2016 • 14 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (presidential ambitions — no, not really — why I still use Google+ and what’s up with single-payer healthcare); Not so much a rant on “Roomgate” as a shout-out to Caryn Ann Harlos and Will Coley on coverage of…
Episode 74: Muslims and Latte Liberals and Smart Phones, Oh My
Apr 10, 2016 • 18 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Libertarian VP candidates, Latte Liberals in Gainesville, Florida, and why I finally got a smart phone)
Episode 73: Trigger Warnings & Cake Slavers
Apr 3, 2016 • 17 min
In this episode: Help me take the next step in world conquest! :: Thanks For Asking! (Trigger Warning: Trigger Warnings) :: The Week in Stupid: Austin Petersen Takes Gary Johnson to the Woodshed on Cake Slavery :: The Usual “Send Money, Guns & Lawyers”…
Episode 72: Tibor Machan, RIP
Mar 28, 2016 • 14 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (The Darryl Perry sex tapes and my time machine failure of imagination); Tibor Machan, RIP
Episode 71: My Presidential Endorsement, Among Other Things
Mar 21, 2016 • 29 min
In this episode: Thanks for Asking! (libraries, journalism credentials, Libertarian Party stuff, Tom Paine and Hulk Hogan); Why I Support Darryl W. Perry for President; the FBI raids Free Talk Live’s studio.
Episode 70: The Libertarian Party Can’t Afford Gary Johnson Again
Mar 13, 2016 • 23 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (does Nick Gillespie support free speech zones?); Why the Libertarian Party can’t afford to nominate Gary Johnson for president again.
Episode 69: Yes, This is My Favorite Number
Mar 6, 2016 • 22 min
In this episode: Hey, I’m “on tour” this week!; Thanks For Asking! (headline hots and nots; Joel keeps picking at the C4SS scab; don’t look, Ethel! No, really, don’t look, Ethel; Adam Kokesh, Larken Rose, Donald Boudreaux and JD Rockefeller); my…
Episode 68: The LP’s Biloxi Blowout
Feb 28, 2016 • 12 min
In this episode: Thanks for Asking! (The bad old days and Nick Gillespie’s Pop-Tarts); LP presidential candidates debate in Biloxi
Episode 67: Is Darcy Richardson God?
Feb 21, 2016 • 14 min
In this episode: Thanks for Asking! (Getting quoted in a book about Bernie Sanders, etc.)
Episode 66: #AP4TheWeekinStupid
Feb 14, 2016 • 18 min
In this episode: Thanks for asking! (Mullets, Chelsea Loses Her Religion, Garrison Agonistes, Replacing Scalia); The Week in Stupid, starring Austin Petersen with special guest John McAfee.
Episode 65: Anybody But Johnson, and Yes, That Means McAfee
Feb 7, 2016 • 20 min
In this week’s episode: Thanks for Asking! (The British are coming and they don’t give a damn about American football); Libertarian Party 2016 presidential nomination analyisis — John McAfee.
Episode 64: Goodbye Google/Austin Petersen WTF
Jan 31, 2016 • 12 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Goodbye Google?); LP presidential nomination also-rans (Austin Petersen)
Episode 63: Concerning Dr. Marc Allan Feldman
Jan 25, 2016 • 18 min
Thanks For Asking! (of day jobs and conservative living constitutionalists); Dr. Marc Allan Feldman’s campaign for the Libertarian Party’s 2016 Presidential Nomination
Episode 62: Gary Johnson, You Ignorant Slut!
Jan 10, 2016 • 21 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Writing the Libertarian Op-Ed; and, Boobies For Liberty?); The Week in Stupid (Gary Johnson disparages burqas and his supporters’ intelligence).
Episode 61: This is my Brother Darryl …
Jan 3, 2016 • 19 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (libertarian issues priorities; RIP Ian Murdock; Wow, a question about punctuation!); 2016 Libertarian Presidential Nomination — Darryl W. Perry.
Episode 60: … and a Happy New Year!
Dec 27, 2015 • 9 min
In this episode: Merry Christmas, happy New Year, and John McAfee declares …
Episode 59: The Force Dozes, Rolls Over, Wishes You Merry Christmas
Dec 20, 2015 • 22 min
In this episode: Hey, what’s that beautiful noise?; Thanks For Asking! (Paranoia and Star Wars); My Open Letter to the Libertarian Party on Immigration; The Week in Stupid (More Star Wars Goodness!)
Episode 58: The Case for NOTA, Part 2
Dec 13, 2015 • 20 min
In this episode: Fiverr f**ed me again; Thanks For Asking! (guns, Julian Assange and Rush Limbaugh); the Caste for NOTA, part 2.
Episode 57: The Case For NOTA, Part 1
Dec 6, 2015 • 21 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Libertarian Party stuff, heavy metal guitar musings, cutting taxes from the bottom up and welfare from the top down, who’s Gregg Swann?; Hey, gettin’ a Mac!); Libertarian Party 2016 Presidential Nomination: The Case…
Episode 56: Tom Got Documented!
Nov 29, 2015 • 18 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Bond, James Bond); Tom Got Documented!
The KN@PP Stir Podcast — Thanksgiving Weekend Special
Nov 27, 2015 • 16 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Thanksgiving foods; really stupid assertions that we live in a libertarian pacificist era that’s about to end); Where this podcast is at, where it’s going, and a request for comments on quality, etc.; What/who I’m…
The Kn@pp Stir Podcast, 11/22/15
Nov 22, 2015 • 13 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (What if Hitler …”; Tom is a Wobbly; Bernie WTF); Garrison Center update (50 pickups this month already, three top-50 US newspaper pickups in the last month!).
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 11/15/15
Nov 15, 2015 • 18 min
A reverse-order, two-take episode — Quick updates (send money, guns and lawyers!); Thanks For Asking! (a short answer on Max Stirner, a long rant on “the paleo strategy”).
A Special Midweek Episode of the KN@PP Stir Podcast
Nov 11, 2015 • 16 min
In this episode: Happy birthday to the Marine Corps and to me; (Solemnly) Happy Armistice Day; Hey, it’s our 52nd weekly episode, so Happy Birthday to the KN@PP Stir Podcast!; Finally, the KN@PP Stir is available on iTunes!; Darryl W. Perry renews as…
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 11/08/15
Nov 8, 2015 • 15 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (off-year election results in the US — marijuana legalization loses in Ohio; anti-discrimination ordinance overturned in Houston, Texas; Muslim city council majority elected in Hamtramck, Michigan); Garrison Center…
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 11/01/15
Nov 1, 2015 • 14 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (my Big Head Press favorites and my Halloween reminiscences); Some musings — are we in Phase II of the revolution described in SEK3’s New Libertarian Manifesto?; quick updates of the usual sort.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 10/25/15
Oct 25, 2015 • 13 min
Jonathan Richman is the God-King of Rock and Roll; Thanks For Asking! (hate/racist speech; African/Libyan refugees to Florida or Idaho?; Taleeb Starkes vs. Augustus Sol Invictus, and a brief rant against Roger Stone); my favorite Playboy nekkid pictures,…
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 10/11/15
Oct 11, 2015 • 6 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (hypothetical Mouse That Roared stuff); quick rundown on the stuff I do and why you should support it.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 10/04/15
Oct 4, 2015 • 13 min
Thanks For Asking! (Rand Paul’s abortive “libertarian moment”); comments on tonight’s executive committee meeting for the Libertarian Party of Florida in general, and on the issue of Augustus Sol Invictus in particular (with fun historical religious…
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 09/27/15
Sep 27, 2015 • 15 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Robert Reich and free markets and capitalism; my off-the-cuff estimates of who the political parties would nominate for president if their conventions were today; more religion and politics; Internet advertising and…
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 09/20/15
Sep 20, 2015 • 12 min
Musical happy dance (local band Fluffernutter and upcoming Jonathan Richman concert); Thanks For Asking! (The Libertarian Alliance’s anti-libertarian immigration position and my sordid Mormon past); quick update on what’s up at the Garrison Center, the…
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 09/13/15
Sep 13, 2015 • 14 min
In this episode: Garrison schedule change; Thanks For Asking! (is Trump a fascist? Is Beck a libertarian? What kind of lefty stuff do I read?); Hey, I’m running for Congress!
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 09/06/15
Sep 6, 2015 • 15 min
It’s a holiday weekend and this is an extremely casual and boring episode in which I dish a little on the trouble Darcy Richardson got me into with Roseanne Barr and answer Thanks for Asking! questions from Thane Eichenauer and Joel Schlosberg.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 08/30/15
Aug 30, 2015 • 15 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (“Cut welfare from the top down and taxes from the bottom up?”); a couple of readings from the post-Civil-War/Old West story I’m writing; the usual appeal for support for KN@PPSTER/Garrison.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 08/23/15
Aug 23, 2015 • 13 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Jack Reacher novels, Edgar Rice Burrough novels, novel question from dL); I’ve got the contract book writing blooz; updates on the Garrison Center and Tamara’s health.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 08/16/15
Aug 16, 2015 • 13 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Ernie Hancock, Mark Twain and the Unflappably Weird Stylings of dL); Libertarian Party Goddamn; Busk & Hustle for Garrison, KN@PPSTER, etc. Links from the show: Declare Your Independence with Ernie Hancock…
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 08/09/15
Aug 9, 2015 • 14 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Republican presidential candidates and my past political work); Thanks for Asking Reprise: “Stand with Rand” versus the libertarian brand.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 08/02/15
Aug 2, 2015 • 12 min
In this episode: No Thanks For Not Asking!; Fifteen months out and the 2016 presidential election cycle is already weird, trite and overhyped; Gulf War anniversary/apology; What I’m Doing and Why You Should Help Me Do It.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 07/26/15
Jul 26, 2015 • 16 min
In this episode: Thanks for Asking! (can Rush Limbaugh talk down Donald Trump?); NYT calls for minor, cosmetic military cuts … hey, how about REAL cuts?
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 07/18/15
Jul 18, 2015 • 15 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (space exploration, Austin Petersen’s libertarian stereotyping, beer and podcast recommendations); riffing on the Austin Petersen/Libertarian Republic question, a rant about monetization of Internet content; and the…
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 07/11/15
Jul 11, 2015 • 15 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Michael S. Rozeff, Lew Rockwell and Alexander Hamilton, Oh My!); Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren say they want to lower my cable bill, but I’m skeptical; The Miscellaneous Stuff.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 06/27/15
Jun 27, 2015 • 15 min
In this episode: Family health update (good news!); Thanks For Asking! (the SCOTUS raisin case, Butler Shaffer and Jack Hunter); rundown of some SCOTUS decisions this week.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 06/21/15
Jun 21, 2015 • 14 min
In this episode: Thanks for your support (brief family medical update)!; Thanks For Asking! (Donald Trump, Dylann Roof and Gainesville’s excellent medica services); please tell ICANN no on proposed new anti-privacy rule.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 06/13/15
Jun 13, 2015 • 15 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! segues into disjointed rant on Ross Ulbricht, Reason subpoenas, the fact that the state is at war on us and we must therefore be at war with the state, etc.; family medical update and shameless appeal for support.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 06/07/15
Jun 7, 2015 • 15 min
In this episode: Thanks for Asking! (Jeff Deist on Ross Ulbricht and Cato on TPP); quick updates on the Garrison Center’s media penetration and my family medical situation.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 05/30/15
May 30, 2015 • 11 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (Rand Paul and the USA PATRIOT Act re-authorization fight); brief Garrison Center update; periodic appeal for support, with family medical situation sprinkles.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 05/23/15
May 23, 2015 • 15 min
In this episode: Thanks For Asking! (The Hugo Awards teapot tempest); Film Review (American Sniper).
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 05/16/15
May 16, 2015 • 16 min
In this episode: Thanks for asking! (shoes, sharia law and carbon taxes, oh my); longish musing/rant on Cantwell’s gun-drawing incident and “right to privacy” stuff.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 05/02/15
May 2, 2015 • 14 min
In this episode: Thanks for Asking! (Baltimore riots, perfidy in the TPP and FBI, Kevin Carson and Fight for $15); Garrison Center Update (51 pickups in April!); Same-sex marriage and religious freedom.
The Knapp Stir Podcast, 04/25/15
Apr 25, 2015 • 13 min
In this episode: Thanks for asking! (Taco Bell and Gene Callahan); Quick Garrison Center update; Bad Florida Internet Speech-Chilling Bill.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 04/18/15
Apr 18, 2015 • 12 min
In this episode: Experimenting with bumper music, audio stingers, etc.; Thanks for Asking! (presidential candidates and Pomplamoose); more about the sound editing experiment; Garrison Center update; the lowdown on the Iran negotiations.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 04/11/15
Apr 11, 2015 • 10 min
In this episode: Thanks for Asking! (victim disarmament, Jesus v. Mike Pence, and Salon.com); brief Garrison Center round up (brief because the first take of this podcast got caught in SoundCloud processing hell, the second got eaten by a web-based…
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 04/04/15
Apr 4, 2015 • 16 min
Thanks for Asking! (Special Guest: Jules Pitt); Promoting the Garrison Center as usual; Libertarians and Indiana’s “Religious Freedom Restoration Act”
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 03/28/15
Mar 28, 2015 • 14 min
Thanks for Asking! (David Boaz on China, comic strip preferences, and Wendy McElroy’s “open letters”); wrapping up as media coordinator at C4SS; what’s up at the Garrison Center.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 03/21/15
Mar 21, 2015 • 14 min
In this episode: Thanks for Asking! — Q&A on Q&A (not a typo), religion and web site advertising; Google v. Antiwar.com; Maybe I should just be done with Google?
The KN@PP Stir Podcast 03/14/15
Mar 14, 2015 • 15 min
In this episode: Thanks for Asking! (dinner with King of All Media, or a couple of “race realists?” You won’t need three guesses to figure out which one I choose); Syria, Iran, the State Department, Joshua Muravchik and “objective journalism.”
The KN@PP Stir Podcast 03/07/15
Mar 7, 2015 • 10 min
Thanks for Asking! (Questions on nest egg savings and Burning Man); I’m leaving (not on a jet plane) C4SS!
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 02/28/15
Feb 28, 2015 • 16 min
Thanks For Asking! (“the left libertarian fondness for political correctness, identity politicking, moralizing, etc.”); Why the FCC’s “Title II for the Internet” move is a coup d’etat against Internet freedom.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 02/21/15
Feb 21, 2015 • 14 min
Thanks for Asking! (litmus tests); inside baseball vs. advocacy journalism — the “open letter to Ron Paul,” C4SS and The Garrison Center, etc. Links from show: “Open Letter to Ron Paul” —…
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 02/14/15
Feb 14, 2015 • 5 min
Short episode tonight (Happy Valentine’s Day!); some quick AMA answers; Hey if you really want 15 minutes of listening to me this week, head on over to the Friday, February 13th episode of the Outright Libertarians podcast … here’s the link:…
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 02/07/15
Feb 7, 2015 • 15 min
Thanks for asking (Florida and music questions); Christopher Cantwell; Do you financially support people “engaged in violent activities overseas, including conspiring to murder and maim persons?” Shout-out to Rodger Paxton & The Lava Flow Podcast (and…
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 01/31/15
Jan 31, 2015 • 14 min
In this episode: AMA answers on professional wrestling, my reading/writing influences, my historical interests, where I’d like to eat, and Nietzsche. Also, muh $$$.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 01/25/15
Jan 25, 2015 • 15 min
Fifteen minutes of discussion of “The Brad Spangler Affair” by a guy who’s had maybe eight hours of sleep in the last 60 hours. You won’t enjoy this podcast, so feel free to not listen to it. Trigger warning: Non-graphic discussion of child molestation.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 01/17/15
Jan 17, 2015 • 12 min
In this episode: Uncle Sam Wants You … Do You Want Him?
The KN@PP Stir, 01/09/15
Jan 9, 2015 • 17 min
In this episode: AMA answers (bicycle safety equipment and congressional leadership prerogatives); Charlie Hebdo, free speech, etc.; “free” community college; lunch with Eric Dondero.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 12/31/14
Dec 31, 2014 • 16 min
In this episode: AMA answer (do more dead cops mean less aggression?); New Year’s resolutions; new book from Vin Suprynowicz.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 12/20/14
Dec 20, 2014 • 14 min
In this episode: I play guitar badly and explain why; Cuba and North Korea and Sony, oh, my! Even more of a ramble than usual this week due to filial sabotage, up with which I shall not put.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 12/13/14
Dec 13, 2014 • 10 min
In this episode — It’s a shortie, folks, just some AMA answers and such. I’m sick and have a sore throat. Frankly, my only reason for recording it was to make myself stick to a weekly podcasting schedule. But I do hope you enjoy it.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 12/06/14
Dec 6, 2014 • 15 min
In this episode — AMA Q&A; Rand Paul, Minneapolis E-Cigarette Ban, Kennesaw Islamic Prayer Center, Some more Rand Paul, Anarchism/Libertarianism/Property/Meaning.
The KN@PP Stir Podcast, 11/29/14
Nov 29, 2014 • 9 min
In this episode: Favorite holidays and holiday foods; Joshua Katz, NOTA and the Libertarian Party’s 2016 presidential nomination