My radical days are far behind me, but it still feels good to say “smash the state” now and then, especially when we’re talking about the nanny state. As we did a couple of Saturdays ago with David Harsanyi, author of Nanny State: How Food Fascists, Teetotaling Do-Gooders, Priggish Moralists, and other Boneheaded Bureaucrats are Turning America into a Nation of Children.
Harsanyi was a terrific guest, and it was a fun interview. Not only that, Harsanyi later paid us this tribute on his web site:
The guys on the First Team of the Northern Alliance Radio Network are officially my favorite radio hosts. Sure, they’re smart and funny, but that’s not it. They use Replacements bumper music.