Wednesday 16 December 2015

You might also intellectualize the encounter by noting how perfectly [Chip] Davis’ intensely libertarian, capitalistic values align with the general ideology of Christmas in America. If you read Davis’ statements about himself and the founding of Mannheim, you’ll find that he’s very invested in the notion of the self-made man, particularly the sort that sees himself as a kind of Randian genius-among-idiots.

Posted Wednesday 16 December 2015 17:16:10 Publication date: 16 Dec 2015