Randex

Saturday 09 August 2014
Angela Moscaritolo, PC Magazine
BioShock  

…Rapture, fighting deranged survivors of a failed objectivist utopia and genetically modifying their own DNA to gain superhuman powers,“ 2K Games said. There’s no official launch date yet, but 2K Games…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 10 Aug 2014
rgantibully, Daily Kos

…Tea  Party Republicans disagree with Ayn Rand’s defense of women’s right to control their own bodies.  They also lack the compassion to do what is necessary to prevent unwanted pregnancies…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 09 Aug 2014
Marxman12, Comic Book Movie

My favorite part of Iron Man 2 (besides the whole Ayn Rand/Atlas Shrugged/Private industry over government theme) was the scene where Tony Stark pulls up Natasha Romanov’s profile and we see her in a…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 09 Aug 2014
Paul Krugman, New York Times - The Conscience of a Liberal

…cliche, or a projection by people who read Atlas Shrugged in their teens and never grew up…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 09 Aug 2014
Howard Schneiderman, New York Times

Ms. Deamer dismisses egoistic, high-profile architects, such as Ayn Rand’s ultra-individualistic literary creation, Howard Roark, as arrogantly “old school.” Instead of architectural big egos and riveting buildings, she advocates teamwork

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 09 Aug 2014
George Elliott Clarke, Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, NS)

…Neolettrism, which mocks the conjunction between Ayn Rand’s literate “philosophy” of greed and neoliberalism, which frees the rich to loot the poor: “I have shored these lines against an expensive grave…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 09 Aug 2014
Paul Krugman, New York Times - The Conscience of a Liberal
Paul Ryan  

…true: Paul Ryan thinks that we’re living in an Ayn Rand novel. More to the point, however, the libertarian vision of the society we actually have bears little resemblance to reality. Mike Konczal…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 09 Aug 2014
Friday 08 August 2014

The religion that is founded, based on God’s advice, seems like something that would have been founded by the love child of Ronald Reagan and Ayn Rand, as it is purely based on the “look-out-for-number-one” attitude, mixed with a love for money.

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 08 Aug 2014
Kathy Magoto, Daily Advocate (Greenville, OH)

”A truth is not for all men, but only for those who seek it.” ~Ayn Rand

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 08 Aug 2014
Eddie J Girdner, Mainstream Weekly

…driven by the Right-wing libertarian philosophy of Ayn Rand. While they would like to see both the Republican and Democratic parties abolished, they have become a major force in the pro-business…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 08 Aug 2014
John Sutherland, New York Times

Groups of authors are corralled, by chapter, into loosely labeled herds. “Enchantment and Disenchantment,” for example, has Vladimir Nabokov, Ayn Rand, Ivy Compton-Burnett, Muriel Spark, Jonathan Franzen and almost a dozen others rubbing flanks.

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 08 Aug 2014
Crave Online

…Van Damme (The Expendables 2), Grant Bowler (Atlas Shrugged: Part 1), Lennie James (“The Walking Dead”), Alfred Molina (Spider-Man 2) and Academy Award-nominee Catalina Sandino Moreno (Maria Full of Grace…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 08 Aug 2014