Shifting through the cultural tea-leaves, the Washington Times wonders in this story whether libertarians are the new “IT” factor in American politics. Of course, the ever-excitable Michael Kinsley is horrified this may actually be the case. Reason Mag’s Nick Gillespie responds: “We’re the Sith Lords of American Politics. We can show up in any group. We’re both terrifying and devilishly attractive.“
Michael Flynn is Director of Government Affairs for the Reason Foundation, a nonpartisan think tank whose mission is to advance a free society by developing, applying, and promoting libertarian principles, including individual liberty, free markets, and the rule of law.