Randex

Tuesday 09 September 2014
Ruth L Ratny, Reel Chicago

…director Jim Manera’s feature, “Who is John Galt?” based on the protagonist in Ayn Rand’s magnum opus, “Atlas Shrugged” and set in 2015. The film, which Manera wrote and directed, will premiere…

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 08 Sep 2014
David Rolland, New Times - County Grind

…on a career in rock anymore. He then goes on an Ayn Rand-inspired rant about how file sharing and illegal downloading of music has killed the dream of a 15-year-old kid who hopes to become rich by…

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 09 Sep 2014
Anne Marie Panoringan, Orange County Weekly - Navel Gazing (CA)

…by Dave Matthews. Last book read; how was it? Ayn Rand’s Fountainhead. The character, Roark, embodies the spirit needed to be successful as a business builder. I think it’s his independence that I so…

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 09 Sep 2014
Deivarayan Muthu, Cricbuzz

“The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity” - Ayn Rand (Russian-American novelist, playwright and screenwriter)

Posted almost 5 years ago Publication date: 07 Sep 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 years ago Publication date: 08 Sep 2014