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Johnny Rocket Launch Pad Episode #147: Fool’s Errand (w/ Scott Horton)

May 27, 2018


Show Summary: This week we focus in on foreign policy. Why are we the policeman of the world? Why is The United States constantly at war? This week we bring on the legendary Scott Horton the libertarian foreign policy expert. Scott Horton is the author of Fool’s Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan, and the host of the podcast the Scott Horton Show. This week we find out why we are at war and the corruption behind foreign wars. So buckle up, and be prepared to be schooled! Don’t miss this episode either!

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About The Guest:  Scott Horton is the author of Fool’s Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan,, managing director of the Libertarian Institute at, host of Antiwar Radio on Pacifica, 90.7 FM KPFK in Los Angeles and KUCR 88.3 in Riverside, California, and podcasts the Scott Horton Show from this website. In 2007, Horton won the Austin Chronicle‘s “Best of Austin” award for his Iraq war coverage on Antiwar Radio. He’s conducted more than 4,500 interviews since 2003.

Scott is also the opinion editor of His articles have appeared there, and at The American Conservative, the History News Network, The Future of Freedom and the Christian Science Monitor.

About the Co-Host: Sherry Voluntary is a woman, homeschooling mom of two very tall children, a public speaker, dumpster fire starter, dissident, and unapologetic voluntaryist host of the Sherry Voluntary Show.

Guest Website:

libertarian Institute

Anti War Radio

Sherry’s Websites

Sherry Voluntary Facebook

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Books Mentioned

Fool's Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan

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Recorded At

Johnny's Base One, Federal Way, Washington 98003.

Johnny uses an Electrovoice RE-20 microphone, Mogami cables, DBX 286s,

ART EQ355 Dual Channel 31-Band Equalizer, Focusrite Scarlet 6i6, and smokes Camel cigarettes.

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