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The Most Important Question in Atlas Shrugged

“Who is John Galt?” is the first line uttered in Ayn Rand’s 1957 novel Atlas Shrugged. It sums up much of the book’s theme as it is a cry of despair in the face of some unknown force at work in the world stopping its motor. 1,631 more words

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An unbelievably detailed Atlas Shrugged resource.

https://www.shmoop.com/atlas-shrugged/

Due to a kinda weird web design, no embedded video available. Link to intro video below:

A Day In The Life

Dagny

“She thought: Let go—drop the controls—this is it.”

Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

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Ad populum

In Atlas Shrugged, you either get high-caliber people… or idiots.

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Writing the Other

I recently read The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.  This was a gift, since it’s not the kind of book I’d normally have bought for myself.  809 more words

Daily book review -- Day 1 of 26

Following my last post, I’m kicking off my daily book reviews with my take on Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged, my 26th book in my “52 books in 52 weeks” challenge. 317 more words

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