Just across at CNBC. Libertarian flags fly at half-mast.

Update: Here’s Friedman’s autobiography at the Nobel page. And here’s archived video of him at Google from a program called “Open Mind.” The person who posted it calls it “the best case for limited government ever made.” His passing at this particular moment, with the Republican leadership in the state that it is, is fitting.

Click the image to watch.

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Update: “Quick get the Mallet and THE WOODEN STAKE.”