Author: Shawn L.

  • Shawn L. for LNC Secretary


    Shawn Levasseur Photo by Avens O’Brien “Who am I? Why am I here?” – James Stockdale I’ll answer the latter question first. I’m running to be the Libertarian National Committee’s Secretary to: As to the former question, I… Leading up to the Libertarian Party National Convention, I’ll be posting more details about my background and…

  • ComicsPundit gets the hard reboot.


    So, for the umpteenth* time, I’m redesigning my blog. This time, however, I’m dropping the “ComicsPundit” brand. It was created at a time when I thought I could focus on the intersection of two of my passions. But I was all over the place, sometimes comics, sometimes politics, sometimes both, sometimes something completely different. So,…

  • Ketchup and the Two-Party Problem


    A defense of third-party politics.Seth Godin wrote about third parties in a blog post “Ketchup and the third-party problem”. He says that those of us supporting third parties or their candidates are doomed to failure, and miss our chance to really influence the political field.Needless to say, I find the arguement lacking, and merely a…