Tonight on The Independents: Israel/Hamas, Obamacare, Ukraine, Ebola, Skateboard Ban, Immigration Hysteria, Ex-Im Corporatism, More Enemies of Freedom, and Scatterbrained Aftershow!


So, last night's episode of The Independents began a familiar-sounding countdown of the show's slowly unveiling 25 Enemies of Freedom. Numbers 23-25 were wholly appropriate:

On tonight's live episode of the show (Fox Business Network, 9 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. PT, with re-airs three hours later), we'll talk about #s 20-22. In addition, there will be plenty of woe.

Party Panelists Michael Malice (impish ex-Russkie ghostwriting funbag) and Thaddeus McCotter (laconic former GOP congressman with a taste for electric guitar) are slated to chatter about the tentative end to the Israel-Gaza war, the trend of doctors opting out of Obamacare, the latest news (and hysteria) about the Ebola outbreak, and California's ban on electronic skateboards. Speaking of which!

Russia is massing troops on the border of Ukraine, so Michael Weiss of The Interpreter will talk about that bit of ominousness. The Free Market Institute's Benjamin Powell (watch his Reason TV interview here) will have the temerity to suggest that crisis of illegal alien children on the border is actually not that big of a deal; Kmele Foster will channel some Veronique de Rugy on the Ex-Im Bank, and the online-only aftershow (foxbusiness.com/independents just after 10) will do what the online-aftershow does. Speaking of which, here's last night's mess:

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