Randex

Monday 04 August 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 about 4 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 about 4 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 about 4 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 about 4 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 about 4 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 about 4 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 about 4 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 about 4 years ago Publication date: 04 Aug 2014
John Sickels, SB Nation - Minor League Ball

…sounds like a cartoonish hero from a bloated Ayn Rand novel. Grade C. Roark pitched for Double-A Harrisburg in 2011 (4.69 ERA, 92/39 K/BB in 117 innings, 125 hits) and for Triple-A Syracuse in…

Posted about 4 years ago Publication date: 04 Aug 2014
Marshall Honorof, Tom’s Guide
BioShock  

…embraced the anarchic libertarian ideas posited by Ayn Rand and her ilk, and prospered for a time before falling into chaos under the leadership of the dangerous ideologue Andrew Ryan. The game’s thematic…

Posted about 4 years ago Publication date: 04 Aug 2014
Steven Tweedie, Business Insider
BioShock  

…thrusts you into the 1960′s world of cold-hearted objectivist Andrew Ryan, the man responsible for Rapture’s creation. When your hero first enters the city, you learn that the citizens of Rapture have since…

Posted about 4 years ago Publication date: 04 Aug 2014
Brian Hoss, High-Def Digest
BioShock  

…Known for Big Daddies, Little Sisters, and lots of Ayn Rand influences, ‘BioShock’ will go portable with optimized touch controls and full Made for iPhone (MFI) game controller support. Price is…

Posted about 4 years ago Publication date: 04 Aug 2014