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Atlas Shrugged Read Along (#AtlasRAL) - Part Two

It’s the summer of the chunkster! A group of us decided to read Atlas Shrugged (#AtlasRAL) this summer and we have hit our second milestone which was to complete part two by July 31st. 396 more words

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[755-2] Atlas Shrugged (Part II) - Ayn Rand

***Read in conjunction with Tina at Book Chatter***

“…if you saw Atlas, the giant who holds the world on his shoulders, if you saw that he stood, blood running down his chest, his knees buckling, his arms trembling but still trying to hold the world aloft with the last of his strength, and the greater his effort the heavier the world bore down upon his shoulders—what would you tell him to do? 490 more words

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Brady Shrugged, or The Pressurehead

DATELINE: PSI OR PED FOR Goodell

 

The pinhead running the NFL is engaged in exceptionalism. That is, he attacks exceptional people. He himself is so banal and ordinary that we suspect he is using PEDs to improve his performance. 213 more words

Farce

Building A Reading List

Having undergone a significant transition in my life–marriage!–I am finding myself with the amount of spare time that will allow me to get in more reading time. 227 more words

Writing

De sanctie van het slachtoffer

De eerste mens die vuur wist te maken is door zijn medemensen op datzelfde vuur verbrand. Datzelfde (imago) probleem heeft het kapitalisme, het systeem van de vrijwillige handel, op dit moment in onze tijd. 880 more words

Atlas Shrugged

Atlas Shrugged | book review

“If you saw Atlas, the giant who holds the world on his shoulders, if you saw that he stood, blood running down his chest, his knees buckling, his arms trembling but still trying to hold the world aloft with the last of his strength, and the greater his effort the heavier the world bore down upon his shoulders – What would you tell him?”

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