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For twelve years you’ve been asking “Who is John Galt?” This is John Galt speaking. I’m the man who’s taken away your victims and thus destroyed your world.

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Who was Ayn Rand?

Ayn Rand was born 2 February 1905 in St. Petersburg , Russia, nee Alissa Zinovievna Rosenbaum. She came to America in 1926, lived for a while with relatives in Chicago, then moved to Hollywood, where she worked for… 812 more words

Book Reviews

The longing of Dagny * Atlas Shrugged

I’m slowly making my way through this beast of a novel and I feel for Dagny Taggart the most. She’s a woman, over-achiever in a man’s world, running a powerful business full-steam and in spite of all the dead weight hanging on to her in form of her incapable brother and board of directors. 691 more words

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"Go On"

Lately, I’ve been applying for jobs for after graduation and I’ve found that I do not have the necessary hard skills for many of the jobs I would like to have. 220 more words

Daily Prompts

Rearden heard Bertram Scudder, outside the group, say to a girl who made some sound of indignation,

“Don’t let him disturb you. You know, money is the root of all evil – and he’s the typical product of money.”

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Radical RAND: The Truth About GOP Hero Ayn Rand - reminder

I have to say, I do not usually read much from Maureen Dowd but this one about ayn rand grabbed my attention …

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Paul Ryan and ayn rand ... a reminder

I don’t know about you but if you grew up with a certain teaching or dogma and you are now in your mid-forties … it is going to be hard to convince folks that you now reject a philosophy after only a couple of hours later –  just saying

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