Episode 16 – Private labeling on food

We always hear that the government is necessary to ensure that products, especially foods, are labeled properly.  But can private labeling handle things...

Episode 5 – Private fraud protection and the value of the consumer

In this week's episode of The Rollo and Slappy Show, Slappy tells a recent story of some fraudulent purchases made on his debit...

Episode 4 – Uber and ridesharing

We talk about Uber and the beauty of the ridesharing market. Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter: @RolloMcFloogle @Slappy_Jones_2

Should we take Clear Food’s report on hot dogs seriously?

The media sure knows how to drum up a frenzy. Not long after a World Health Organization report came out stating that red meats can...

Upskirt shots in a free society?

Christopher Cleveland, a Virginia man, was arrested at the Lincoln Memorial for taking photographs up women’s skirts. The female judge threw the case out...

Private arbitration? In your dreams!

Libertarians are often scoffed at for arguing that the market can provide any good or service that has a realistic demand.  People often respond...
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Insurance Can Regulate Pot Heads

Many libertarians say that the insurance industry would regulate behavior in a free market.  I have probably mentioned it on the site before, I...

Oreos, trademarks, and the free market

In my experience, no one has come close to replicating the Oreo. No one else has achieved the taste, feel, or even look of...

Should you be allowed to bring a knife onto a commercial airliner?

This is a bit of old news, but with the TSA publishing new guidelines that allow some knives to be brought onto planes, the...

Free Market Regulators: MIB

We've all often heard that without government regulating everything in our lives that the greedy businessmen of the world would basically run roughshod over...