Welcome back! Real life and nicer weather has prevented me from writing this up, but this morning I will trudge along to get this out. 3,215 more words
Tags » The Virtue Of Selfishness
Last time, on Ayn Rand rationalizes selfishness….
Sorry, I’m apparently working on a TV series here. I cannot confirm or deny whether it will air on Fox News. 4,845 more words
When I talk to others about my religious and political philosophies together, most often I am met with a look of confusion. Some attempt to argue with me, but most simply stutter out a wide-eyed “h-h-how?” It’s difficult to explain how I became both a Christian and an Objectivist. 861 more words
Many years ago I read Ayn Rand’s novel Atlas Shrugged. I found it entertaining, but mostly it was preachy. The convoluted universe within contains idealistic characters who give long diatribes composed in an attempt to get the reader riled up about how our culture is broken morally, and how we can pull ourselves up through our individual greatness to a utopian future. 2,286 more words