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  1. I read a great article in the LA Times, and wanted to share. Now, if only Francisco also owned a copper mine . . . Link to the article: http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-guat...5004,full.story
  2. From what I've heard, one of the Johnny Carson shows is accessible (I believe it's at the Ayn Rand Institute?), but her other appearance is not. She was also on Phil Danahue twice, and there are several older interviews with people I have never heard of (excluding Mike Wallace) that he has. I don't want to pressure him into anything, but I will discuss the topic more next time we talk. I don't think he can actually sell the videos, but making them public would be highly beneficial to anyone interested in Ayn Rand, Objectivism, or just someone who stumbles upon them. Plus, I have a feeling m
  3. Tonight I was lucky enough to be invited to a very small Ayn Rand get together. It was hosted by an old friend of hers, and consisted of a handful of Objectivists from back in her day (Nathaniel Branden was even there). Unbelievably, this guy recorded everything from all her talk show interviews, to old college radio lectures, to even a fashion show the whole group put together back in the 60's (or 50's, can't remember). The highlight of the night for me was to watch Ayn Rand on Johnny Carson. I have seen her Phil Donahue and Mike Wallace interviews in the past, but I enjoyed this one more.
  4. MANtage! George Washington Rap (VERY funny) http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-69414486881463942
  5. Terry Goodkind seems to have led many people to Rand's work. Welcome!
  6. Great video Paul! It very clearly explains the problem with Libertarianism.
  7. The black and white poster is my favorite. Maybe it would help if the letters surrounding the picture were a little darker so it stood out more? That's a shame you aren't going to sell them, I would have purchased several immediately!
  8. That's phenomenal! Is there a reason why something similar isn't done for college students? From my experience, many High School students don't put enough thought into the books they read, but college students are usually at a stage in their lives where many of them really start thinking for themselves and absorbing information from books. Funny enough (or sad enough) just last night I received a myspace message from a young High School girl in response to a bulletin I wrote that contained Ayn Rand's name. "have you read anthem by her? its amazingggggg... and the ending was perfect with t
  9. The Evolution of Math in America Teaching Math In 1950 A logger sells a truckload of lumber for $100. His cost of production is 4/5 of the price. What is his profit? Teaching Math In 1960 A logger sells a truckload of lumber for $100. His cost of production is 4/5 of the price, or $80. What is his profit? Teaching Math In 1970 A logger sells a truckload of lumber for $100. His cost of production is $80. Did he make a profit? Teaching Math In 1980 A logger sells a truckload of lumber for $100. His cost of production is $80 and his profit is $20. Your assignment: U
  10. "I believe in Spinoza's God, who reveals Himself in the lawful harmony of the world, not in a God Who concerns Himself with the fate and the doings of mankind." --Albert Einstein "My position concerning God is that of an agnostic. I am convinced that a vivid consciousness of the primary importance of moral principles for the betterment and ennoblement of life does not need the idea of a law-giver, especially a law-giver who works on the basis of reward and punishment." --Albert Einstein "I do not believe in a personal God and I have never denied this but have expressed it clearly. If
  11. What do you plan on doing at this study group?
  12. "Trust in the God's, Leonidas" "I'd prefer you trust in your reason"
  13. http://ebaumsworld.com/2006/06/waterfuel.html I'm suprised there isn't more coverage on this technologies progress. Perhaps it's being kept under wraps to not put so many companies out of business?
  14. A news title caught my eye while browsing Yahoo.com. The title: "Atheists in U.S. challenge growing religious influence" Below is the article: Link: http://news.yahoo.com/s/csm/20070104/ts_csm/catheist The merging of religion and state has been a topic frequently rolling around in my mind lately. The amount of people in America that want it to be a reality frankly scare the crap out of me; no matter how unlikely its possibility. It's nice to be reminded by public news that there are others taking up the same fight as myself.
  15. When I hear or see someone get killed who undoubtedly deserved death, it fills my heart with joy to know there is that much less evil in our world; and it fills my heart with pride to see that there still exists good men to fight against such evil. "Pity for the guilty is treason to the innocent" -Terry Goodkind, The Sword of Truth
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