Brad Linzy
Brad Linzy is a freelance writer and musician from Louisville, Kentucky. He is a self-professed libertarian and member of the Republican Party. He lives with his British ex-pat wife and their daughter Izobel and loves collecting vintage guitars.

Entries by Brad Linzy

Donald Trump's 'Leverage' Means Another Bush v. Clinton Election

(2) Comments | Posted August 8, 2015 | 2:21 PM

So to those of you still wondering what the hell Donald Trump is up to in the Republican presidential campaign, I think I have the answer, and it isn't as crazy or enigmatic as one might think.

As a bit of a conspiracy buff, Trump's presidential run is throwing my...

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Bleeding Hearts & Good Intentions Kill Wildlife

(86) Comments | Posted July 31, 2015 | 3:14 PM

In case anyone was wondering what Brad Linzy thinks about big game hunting in Africa, your wait is over. After many many minutes of silence on this issue, your oracle of dispassionate truth has found the correct position, and I'm now prepared to make an official statement...

Anyone who truly...

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A Century of Warfare: Analysing America's War Record Since WWI

(0) Comments | Posted July 30, 2014 | 11:33 PM

This past Monday, 28 July 2014 marked the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, a war which was supposed to have ended all wars, yet in hindsight, really began a century of warfare that raised the technology of killing to a high art and shuffled the decks...

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Coke Ad Controversy Displays Deep-Seated Ignorance

(1) Comments | Posted February 3, 2014 | 9:52 AM

This morning I awoke to a Facebook feed peppered with controversy over Coca-Cola's Super Bowl ad, which featured a multicultural mix of people, all presumably Americans, singing "America the Beautiful" in their native tongues.

Most negative commenters seem to think it is in some way blasphemous to sing "America the...

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In Defence of the Second Amendment - Why I Carry A Gun

(589) Comments | Posted December 16, 2012 | 6:00 PM

Before I delve into the philosophical particulars of gun ownership in America and the various attitudes toward it, I'd like to first express how heartbroken I am at the recent shooting in Connecticut. As a father and gun owner, I could not be more sickened by this event. The debate...

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By Snubbing Ron Paul, the RNC May Have Cost Romney the Election

(123) Comments | Posted August 30, 2012 | 7:00 PM

If you've been watching the news about the Republican National Convention (RNC) in Tampa, Florida, allow me to offer you a perspective you may not hear every day - that of an American Ron Paul Republican.

I am a Precinct Committeeman in my local Republican Party (RP), which is a...

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