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Morality and Libertarianism Idiocy

I find libertarianism an intellectually insulting ideology, its proponents often have preverse ‘moralities’ and justify a rampant selfishness under a bourgeois elitism masquerading as intellect; it is the type of movement that capture people that question the dominate narrative, funneling them into a movement even more supporting of the current paradigm.  775 more words

Breaking It Down

As you know, we here at JPFmovies take requests very seriously. Our new friend CC put in a number of requests, one of them being Atlas Shrugged Part 1 (2011). The “critics” didn’t like, but we did.

Ayn Rand’s 1957 novel Atlas Shrugged is a legend in the literary world.  Her novel is one of the foundations for laissez-faire capitalism.  Whether you agree with her or not, you would be a chump to discount the power of Rand’s writings, especially Atlas Shrugged.  881 more words

Movie Reviews

Atlas Shrugged: 35th Anniversary Edition by Ayn Rand, Leonard Peikoff

This is the story of a man who said that he would stop the motor of the world—and did. Was he a destroyer or the greatest of liberators? 236 more words

Atlas Shrugged

Little Joey: Is Atlas Shrugging?

Little Joey has watched the evening news on television. Together with dad, who watches the news every night. There was a report about people with bank accounts in strange countries. 855 more words

Little Joey

Net Neutrality: "Brother, You Asked For It!" today at 10 a.m. PT (1 p.m. ET)

During today’s show we’ll discuss FCC’s self-proclaimed “enactment” of new rules governing the Internet. Other topics also planned, as time permits, including a book, “The One Thing,” that I recently listened to. 293 more words

Don't Let It Go...Unheard

02/22/15 WOW! "ATLAS SHRUGGED" AMERICA NOW!!!

 AUTHOR’S NOTE:  UNCANNY OF THE SURREAL, IDENTICAL RESEMBLANCE OF “CURRENT AMERICA” TO THE MOVIE “ATLAS SHRUGGED.”  HIGH PLACED CEO’S GO MISSING (SOUND FAMILIAR-BANKERS, WHISTLE BLOWERS…)  GOVERNMENT IMPLEMENT LAWS TO TAKE OVER LANDS, ALL PERSONAL ASSETS, AND MEDICAL, PUBLIC LANDS, AND MOST IMPORTANT….

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Signs Of The Times

Shrugging Off Atlas Altogether...

Watched this doc on Netflix over the weekend. It makes a lot of poignant points, and the sequence at the beginning showing the fixed Monopoly game is especially good as an analogy. 1,096 more words

Money