The anarcho-capitalism that Murray Rothbard favored differed entirely from the American system of government, and he saw the State as a gang of robbers. It by no means followed from this, though, that he was uninterested in politics. Quite to the contrary, he was passionately absorbed in it.
Source: Rothbard Loved to Hate the State
My all time intellectual hero and mentor, and IMHO the smartest man to have ever lived. — jtl, 419