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I remember 8 years ago I got this idea that I was going to enter into this contest to win this $10,000 scholarship for college.All it involved was that you read this book and write an essay answering any one of 3 potential questions! That's it! I was so super excited I ran to the library right away ...
The argument about the necessity of competition and the potential inefficiency of a planned economy & crony capitalism is ok (though it's more or less common sense which has been repeated by economists since long long ago), but in my opinion how the author get from that piece of common sense to her ...
The only appropriate response to the question "Who is John Galt?" is "Who cares."
I started reading this when I was doing undergrad Philosophy, since Rand's ideas were so oppositional to many of the social/moral philosophies I was experiencing at the time, and I wanted to see what it was about. And I did enjoy it ... for a while. I think I was about a third of the way through (an...
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