The Rollo and Slappy Show – Inside McFloogle's Mind
By Rollo McFloogle
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In order to form a more peaceful and productive society, all transactions and associations ought to be voluntary. We explore economics, ethics, social issues, and anything else that pertains to libertarianism.
||CleanEpisode 83 – Self-Ownership||Last week, we had Thaddeus Russell on the show to talk about the previous week’s episode. The saga of natural rights continues this week as Rollo and Slappy take some time to break down the idea of self-ownership. How can we arrive at the conclus||3/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 82 – Discussing ideas on natural rights with Thaddeus Russell||Thaddeus Russell listened to our previous episode where Slappy and I talked about our disagreements with his views on Natural Law and war on an episode of his podcast, Unregistered, with guest Dave Smith. He got in touch with us and offered to come o||3/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 81 – Discussing Thaddeus Russell’s claim that Natural Law justifies war||Thaddeus Russell, host of the podcast Unregistered, recently had David Smith on his show to talk about all sorts of topics within the world of libertarianism. Both Smith and Russell are excellent to listen to but Slappy alerted me to this episode esp||3/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 80 – On the heels of the Parkland shooting, should kids start voting?||I think he meant it as hyperbole or argumentum ad absurdum, but Hans-Hermann Hoppe warned about extending the ability to vote to children in his book Democracy – The God That Failed: Imagine a world government, democratically elected according to the||2/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 79 – The left/right horseshoe of guns and terrorism||It may be a cliché, but it doesn’t make it untrue. Conservatives and leftists are like two sides of the same coin. Sometimes it’s as obvious as their absolute flip flopping on the issue of executive orders once Donald Trump became President.||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 78 – Ridiculous partisan bickering over North Korea||It just feels like it’s impossible to do anything without a partisan fight breaking out. Maybe my expectations were warped since it’s the Olympics that’s the center of the latest political bickering, but they are supposed to be a time of peace||2/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 77 – Libertarians and the world of sports||Slappy and I had a great evening last night. Our Philadelphia Eagles won the Super Bowl—it’s something we’ve been waiting for our entire lives. And it finally happened in improbable fashion. Now Slappy and I don’t live and die with our sp||2/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 76 – Socialism in Brazil and the movement towards libertarianism with Nina Maria Bastiat||Venezuela gets all the attention for socialism in South America, but it’s certainly not the only country that has experienced its ravages in the continent. Brazil has suffered under the policies and practices of socialism for years. We brought ou||1/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 75 – Should libertarians support the Basic Income Guarantee?||Universal basic income (UBI) or Basic Income Guarantee has some surprising allies: libertarians. Libertarian supporters of a Basic Income Guarantee are quick to point to some apparently pragmatic defenses of such a program and criticize the libertari||1/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 74 – Is it okay to enjoy American culture? with Car Camp It||As libertarians, we often put pressure on ourselves to disassociate from any and all government institutions and programs. That’s a generally healthy position, but sometimes we’re tempted to reject things simply associated with statism that cause||1/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|