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Tuesday 09 September 2014
SRQ Backlot

It took more than a decade to bring a version of Atlas Shrugged to the big screen and three films to do justice to Ayn Rand’s epic original tale. But last week producer Harmon Kaslow brought the final…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 09 Sep 2014
Monday 08 September 2014
Christopher Hooks, Texas Observer

…last chapter of the troubled trilogy adaptation of Ayn Rand’s law-library length magnum opus, Atlas Shrugged. The trilogy—part of a years-long effort to create a Rand revival that started just after…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 08 Sep 2014
RushLimbaugh.com

[CALLER:] …that society that Ann Rand wrote about in Atlas Shrugged. Your example of the camera phone earlier, “I just want to know how to shoot a picture. I just want to know how to shoot a picture.” RUSH: Right…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 08 Sep 2014
Andrea Mills, Orange County Register (CA)

Two students from Portola Middle School received prize money and international recognition for essays entered in the Ayn Rand Institute’s annual “Anthem” essay competition. Vanessa Flores was one of 175 semifinalists chosen by the institute.

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 08 Sep 2014
David Hayes, Chronicle of Higher Education

Confronted with comprehensive worldviews such as objectivism, existentialism, or even Goth-ism, young people may adopt an -ism without being committed fully and sincerely. Still, they are not lying, joking, or…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 08 Sep 2014

…I think [Ayn Rand’s] greatest relevance and strength is people discover themselves, and they say, ‘wow, I’m entitled to my own life, self-interest is good,’“ says…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 08 Sep 2014
Gini Dietrich, AllBusiness

The Fountainhead. When I was a junior in high school, I chose this as my “freebie” book. I’ll never forget my English teacher telling my parents that it was a pretty…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 08 Sep 2014
Jim Amos, Indie Wire - Box Office Insider

…fear not citizens!  The third installment of the “Atlas Shrugged” trilogy, “Who Is John Galt”, opens this week.  I’m guessing Ron Paul plays Ron Paul and not John Galt  I counted 300-350 locations on the film’s…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 08 Sep 2014
Movie City News

…Lou is as enterprising as Howard Roark, as intense as Timothy Ferriss, and as batty as Cosmo Kramer.

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 07 Sep 2014
Sunday 07 September 2014
Positive
Software20.it

The Fountainhead has been written by Ayn Rand’s which is a book carrying the struggling story of an architect who believes in following his his commitment to his art despite institutional resistance, he meets with in the form of the cult of traditionalism.

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 07 Sep 2014
Neutral
Journal Sentinel (Milwaukee, WI)

…Friday: “Atlas Shrugged: Who Is John Galt?”; “Dolphin Tale 2”; “The Drop”; “Love Is Strange”; “No Good Deed…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 07 Jul 2014
Ari Armstrong, The Objective Standard

…as religious conservatives routinely misrepresent Ayn Rand’s ideas—often wildly so—and then mock the straw men of their own creation. Although one might have expected better from PJ Media, Andrew Klavan…

Posted almost 4 years ago Publication date: 07 Sep 2014