Watch Matt Welch Talk Post-Boston Civil Liberties at 7 PM ET on CNN's Out Front With Erin Burnett

After 7 pm New York time, I will be on Out Front talking about the always-mythical balance between liberty and security in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing. Tune in and send me your psychic moral support! 

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  • David Boaz||

    Is this even a question? Before the Boston Lockdown we had slavery segregation and no gay marriage. Obviously liberty is in bloom.

  • Libertarian||

    With no TV, I get all my news from the web. Is anyone on TV taking the point of view that I assume Matt will be taking? Should he expect to be tarred and feathered?

  • Archduke Pantsfan||

    Don't get distracted by her eyes

  • WomSom||

    Every now and then you jsut gotta smack dat ass!

  • Archduke Pantsfan||


  • Fist of Etiquette||

    What's all this then? Team coverage of the Boston Marathon bomb and cable news' favorite pet libertarian is nowhere to be found. Classic bait and switch.

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    Welch shows up, Fleischer is on the monitor. Advantage: Welch.

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    "He makes a good argument." Not really.

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    The threat has changed, the Constitution must change with it. I was afraid CNN wasn't going to fellate the state on this, but Erin came through.

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    Ha, Fleischer has in his mind figured out the exact balance of liberty and security. It's paying lip service to liberty while focusing solely on "security."

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    And that's it for Welch. Luckily I didn't have to sit through to much of this crap.

  • SIV||

    Did Welch get the hook?

  • Fist of Etiquette||

    It looks like they only budgeted five minutes to the security/liberty debate. It was literally the biggest waste of time either Welch or I had ever had to endure.

  • EDG reppin' LBC||

    I'm sure you've endured worse time wasting.

  • Fist of Etiquette||



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