The de-construction of Thunder Road 4

Thunder Road Memorial Page

One of my favorite coasters at Carowinds *was* Thunder Road.  Yes, it was too bumpy, particularly during the last 1/3 of the ride.  It was still a great example of a classic wooden coaster: Here’s a Ride Cam:   I was fortunate enough to be driving by during the demolishing of Thunder Road, and wanted […]

The value of government.

One thing I’ll note about libertarianism:  in particular extreme libertarianism.  Many military service people, as well as peace corps- really, anyone who has spent time in heavily underdeveloped nations and areas understands the overall value of government. They may want ‘less’ of it. They often want it to be more transparent (and, ergo, less corrupt). […]