Jan 24 2012

Are regulations destroying capitalism?

Jason Jones of The Daily Show discovers that they are hurting certain ‘family’ businesses.

For those who did not get the ‘enthusiasms’ and badminton allusion, here’s Robert de Niro as Al Capone in The Untouchables.

In an outtake, Jones shares more of his ‘enthusiasms’.


Skip to comment form

  1. 1
    'Tis Himself

    The only objection many libertarians and other economic free-marketers have about the mafia is their vigorous collection practices.

  2. 2
    F [i'm not here, i'm gone]

    It’s usually effectively the other way around, no?

  3. 3

    “This video is not available in your location.” Therefore, I cannot comment on either of Jon’s spoofs.

  4. 4
    Mano Singham

    It is unfortunate that The Daily Show clips don’t seem to be watchable in some countries. Maybe there is a way to see them that I am not aware of.

  5. 5
    F [i'm not here, i'm gone]

    Using a proxy address can help. One geo-associated with the U.S., in this case. You can even get browser extensions or small programs that make this really easy if you have occasion to proxy much. https://encrypted.google.com/search?q=u.s.+proxy+address

    I use proxies occasionally to watch AU, NZ, or UK items. Oddly, I don’t think I’ve ever needed one for content from any other country.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>