Introducing the new Raleigh Libertarian Examiner

No, that doesn’t mean I’m going to be examining libertarians. I’ve joined the staff of as the Raleigh Libertarian Examiner, so I’ll be examining and writing about local news, current events and politics from a libertarian perspective. is an online news service, not a blog. That means I’ve taken my “objective journalist” skills out of mothballs and will be putting them to use again. Meanwhile, I’ll keep my personal opinion stuff confined to this blog. Whatever I write for will also be posted here, but not necessarily vice versa.

What is (from their website)

Launched in April 2008, is the insider source of everything local, offering a rich mix of hyper-local and globally relevant content. covers more than 100 major U.S. cities, thousands of towns and neighborhoods, and is developing a strong presence in international markets including Canada, the U.K., the Philippines and Australia. Website visitors are geo-targeted to their closest market, with over 18 million monthly unique visitors expected by the end of 2009. is a division of the Clarity Media Group, and is wholly owned by The Anschutz Company, one of the largest media investment companies in the world. is also fortunate to have insiders from sister company AEG, the world’s largest owner of sports teams and events, examining content from within their respective festival, venue, sports arena, team or special event.