Randex

Saturday 02 August 2014
ej heinemann, Daily Kos

…I remember reading Ayn Rand many summers ago after my freshman year in college. I read “The Fountainhead” and “Atlas Shrugged.” At that time they seemed to make sense…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 02 Aug 2014

Is it time to put a woman on our paper currency? President Obama went on record today saying it’s a “pretty good idea.” … Well, if Congress is taking suggestions… who do you think should get the honor? Take our poll…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 02 Aug 2014
Bill Barnett, The Phuket Insider

…these concrete behemoths. We need the anti-hero Howard Roark from Ayn Rand’s tome The Fountainhead to deal with these non-functioning disasters. My quandary, however, is not with cheap real estate or even…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014

…NDP campaign in London East, he began to read Ayn Rand, the American philosopher and novelist. Rand, he said in a 2007 documentary, changed his life and the “whole way I look at everything.” Emery…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 02 Aug 2014
Friday 01 August 2014
Makhdoom Mohi-ud-Din, Rising Kashmir

…manufactured. From high priestess of capitalism Ayn Rand, Holly wood stars, cultural icons and others have supported Israel and its depredations in Middle East. The ideological lines of left, liberal…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014
Carl Marcucci, Radio & Television Business Report

…website galt.io. The site says this about “Going Galt”: “A phrase derived from the iconic Ayn Rand novel ‘Atlas Shrugged.’ In the book, the ‘producers’ or ‘men of the minds’ — as the famed author put it…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014
Jim Begley, Comic Book Resources

…would come out soon — “It’s going to be like The Fountainhead!” When Wells was asked about favorite characters, he said G.I. Joe was his preference. “I think G.I. Joe is a big favorite for everybody,” he said. “…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014
Brian Lambert, MinnPost (Minneapolis)

Ayn Randian deep thinking has suffered a loss. In the PiPress, Amy Carlson Gustafson reports, “Conservative talk radio host Jason Lewis quit his show during the…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014
Kristin Tillotson, Star-Tribune (Minneapolis)

…attention to his fledgling libertarian website, Galt.io, but also to put his money where his mouth is on taxation and highly regulated businesses. “There’s a…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014
Melissa Vigil, Las Cruces Sun-News

…going,“ Woodley said. Another album standout, ‘Fountainhead’ pays tribute to the work and artistry that goes into creating something meant to be enjoyed by the world, but not necessarily claimed by it. "Howard…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014
Arthur Chu, Daily Beast

…just be doing Onion-esque satire. But much like Ayn Rand’s Objectivism was a weird college cult among reactionary anti-hippies in the 1960s only to end up dictating the policy of the Federal Reserve,…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 01 Aug 2014
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Mary Barker, Deseret Morning News (Salt Lake City)

The blind spot of today’s conservatives, then, is the partial application of traditional wisdom. While it’s clear to them that unrestrained governmental power becomes corrupt and tyrannical, they fail to see that the same is true of concentrated social power. This blindness has been compounded by decidedly un-conservative elements that have entered the movement. Greenspan, for example, was a devotee of Ayn Rand, and it’s hard to imagine a figure further from the thought of Edmund Burke.

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 31 Jul 2014