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Why I'm Not a Libertarian

Libertarians will say, "But that's not libertarianism, Mike!"  That response parallels communists who say, "But China isn't real communism!  Russia wasn't pure communism!" 

The bailouts should have been 9/11 for libertarianism.  We libertarians were duped.  We were unwitting foot soldiers for Wall Street. 

"Free markets!  Deregulation!"  All good in theory - until you realize that, in America, this is the end result of libertarianism: