Randex

Tuesday 05 August 2014
The Thread
BioShock  

…Built as a shining example of the power of objectivism, the city has now decayed into a state lawlessness and worse.  Bioshock spawned two sequels, 2010’s Bioshock and the 2013 classic Bioshock Infinite…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 05 Aug 2014
Jesse Kline, National Post (Toronto)

…com, “a dating and networking site for fans of Ayn Rand, her famous novels such as Atlas Shrugged and her philosophy of objectivism,” and Libertarian Passions, a “free online dating & social…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 05 Aug 2014
Parda Phash

Some of the actress’s favorite books are Ayn Rand’s The Fountainhead, Dan Brown’s The Da Vinci Code, Phantom by Susan Kay, the Starman series by Sara Douglas, the Wizard series by Terry Goodkind…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 05 Aug 2014
Monday 04 August 2014
Zach Noble, TheBlaze

…a Minnesota radio host took a page out of Ayn Rand’s book: He decried self-sacrifice and taxes before quitting on-air. “We are endlessly told to live for others,” said host Jason Lewis during…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 04 Aug 2014
Alicia M. Cohn, Colorado Statesman

…he says, preferring to call himself an “objectivist,” along the lines of writer Ayn Rand’s philosophy. “I was a libertarian for a short time. I found they agreed on 99 percent of everything, and then…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 04 Aug 2014
Alan Kohler, Business Spectator

…the 80s wore on, and Volcker was succeeded by the Ayn Rand devotee Alan Greenspan, the bond market took over. Economist Ed Yardeni coined the term “bond vigilantes”, as bond investors decisively punished…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 05 Aug 2014
Tim Schrag, Hutchinson News

…himself as a libertarian asked Wolf if he had read Ayn Rand, he replied “yes,” the man then got up and said “thank you senator” and left. Also present at the event…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 31 Jul 2014
Karen Garcia, Truthout

…heroine, the cult priestess of selfishness Ayn Rand, Ryan is playing it safe and sticking to pure pulp fiction. Romantic that he is, he’s even invented a hero and a heroine of his very own to…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 04 Aug 2014
David Brin, Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technologies

…my past thorough and merciless dissections of Ayn Rand?  In fact I’ve done this before, showing up to suggest that a movement claiming to be all about freedom might want to veer away from its recent…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 04 Aug 2014
Jaana Woiceshyn, How to be Profitable and Moral: A Rational Egoist Approach to Business

…know—or don’t care to know— what capitalism is. In Ayn Rand’s definition, capitalism is “a social system based on the recognition of individual rights, including property rights, in which all property is…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 03 Aug 2014
John Brownlee, Cult of Mac
BioShock  

…the ocean floor so that it’s citizens can pursue Ayn Rand style objectivism and eugenics. Pretty soon, everyone’s DNA is “spliced,” they’re all crazy, and it’s total chaos. It’s a great game, and you…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 04 Aug 2014
Robert McElvaine, OpEdNews

…takes place are those of William Graham Sumner and Ayn Rand. But outside the economic realm the role of government is large. Vietnam remains a one-party political system in which corruption is rife and…

Posted over 3 years ago Publication date: 04 Aug 2014