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Adventures in Pacifism: Louis CK Edition

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OK kids I’m launching a contest that will run through 2020. For those interested, first watch the following clip (that’s 4 minutes 20 seconds): [embedded content] Painful, isn’t it? Let’s take a moment to congratulate the acting from all three of the thespians in that scene. Now here’s the challenge: Entrants can submit their idea (in the comments below) of what Louie could’ve done in that situation to maintain his dignity, but without using or even threatening violence. On Christmas Day, I will take what I believe are the best submissions and then have my private supporters group (tied to the Bob Murphy Show) vote on the winners. (Note that I personally will submit an idea, under a fake name.) The voting will run through New Year’s Eve. On Jan. 1,

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OK kids I’m launching a contest that will run through 2020. For those interested, first watch the following clip (that’s 4 minutes 20 seconds):

Painful, isn’t it? Let’s take a moment to congratulate the acting from all three of the thespians in that scene.

Now here’s the challenge: Entrants can submit their idea (in the comments below) of what Louie could’ve done in that situation to maintain his dignity, but without using or even threatening violence.

On Christmas Day, I will take what I believe are the best submissions and then have my private supporters group (tied to the Bob Murphy Show) vote on the winners. (Note that I personally will submit an idea, under a fake name.)

The voting will run through New Year’s Eve. On Jan. 1, 2021, I will announce the winners, and send $100 to 1st place, $50 to 2nd place, and $25 to 3rd place.

I will render all judgments about whether a submission is sufficiently pacifist to be eligible. Contestants, make sure you include an email address in your blog comment, so I can track you down.

Robert Murphy
Christian, Austrian economist, and libertarian theorist. Research Prof at Texas Tech and author of *Choice*. Paul Krugman's worst nightmare.

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