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Saturday 09 December 2017
Boing Boing

…movement has stood for since Ludwig von Mises told Ayn Rand, “You have the courage to tell the masses what no politician told them: you are inferior and all the …and more…

Posted 7 days ago Publication date: 09 Dec 2017
Blue Virginia

…delusional — but the modern-day GOP led the way”; Ayn Rand-Style Right Wingnut …Blue Virginia (press release) (blog)Here are a few national and Virginia news headlines, political and otherwise, for…

Posted 8 days ago Publication date: 09 Dec 2017
Friday 08 December 2017

…soul for fiat-currency-worshipping-power; citing Ayn Rand, author of the ultimate anti-statist, anti fiat currency novel, Atlas Shrugged, as his mentor. In fact, in…

Posted 8 days ago Publication date: 08 Dec 2017

…A TsunamiSilverSeek.comAnd if you don’t know how Atlas Shrugged ended, I suggest you read it immediately. In a nutshell, the “island of lies” I referred to the NFP report as in July 2014 has, in just seventeen…

Posted 8 days ago Publication date: 08 Dec 2017

…charged with towering questions of good and evil, Atlas Shrugged is Ayn Rand’s magnum opus: a philosophical revolution told in the form of an action thriller.” This is the story of a man who said that…

Posted 8 days ago Publication date: 08 Dec 2017

…I never prescribed totally to the worldview of Ayn Rand — specifically for religious reasons — I find the whole concept of counter-kneejerk thinking a worthy inoculation against contemporary…

Posted 8 days ago Publication date: 08 Dec 2017
Patheos

…Patheos (blog) The Fountainhead: A Shot in the DarkPatheos (blog)Toohey is the mirror image of Howard Roark. Like all of Rand’s villains, he secretly despises humanity and all its…

Posted 8 days ago Publication date: 08 Dec 2017

…most obvious point of departure is that in Atlas Shrugged, John Galt is the hero, while in Tomorrowland, those who want to wall off the city are the villains. Another movie I watched recently was Riddick…

Posted 9 days ago Publication date: 08 Dec 2017
The Week

…and gets over it, but Ryan never did (“I give out Atlas Shrugged as Christmas presents, and I make all my interns read it,” he …and more…

Posted 9 days ago Publication date: 08 Dec 2017
Thursday 07 December 2017

…WBEZ Ayn Rand Out!WBEZAyn Rand Out! December 6, 2017. 44 min. Judge John Hodgman and Bailiff Jesse Thorn are in chambers this week to clear the docket. They…

Posted 9 days ago Publication date: 06 Dec 2017
Open Culture

…To what writer, besides Ayn Rand, do the business-minded techies and tech-minded businessmen of 21st-century Silicon Valley look for their inspiration? The name of Samuel…

Posted 9 days ago Publication date: 07 Dec 2017
Morning Sun (Mt. Pleasant, MI)

…readers will recall a certain literary work of the Objectivism philosophical camp in which the author’s characters frequently challenged one another to check one another’s premises. While I never prescribed…

Posted 9 days ago Publication date: 07 Dec 2017