I promised to focus on some liberaltarian issues and here’s one. Chalk this up as one the conservatives deviate from their rant about liberties in favor of their law and order personas. I suspect some of the anti-gambling sentiment comes from the theocons. There’s some reason gambling is bad according to Christians – what is it exactly? Anyway, here’s a story on that issue from the Economist.

Online gambling: Place your bets | The Economist