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  1. Maybe John Galt is a Icon of what man is, Not anyone person, but a part of alot of people that act like him. or have read about him and try to imulate him .
  2. I find the nutritional field very subjective, I was under the opinion that science is part measurement a specific thing in a specific time for specific reaction. I haven't found to date any specifics that say if you ate so many grams of apples or oranges or spinach or white meat or red meat how many cigarettes or cigars how many alcoholic drinks will cause this that or the other thing.
  3. Thanks for the Tip on this book i will buy it asap.
  4. The way I understand the article he was killed here's the link. http://www.theregister.co.uk/2005/12/17/ji...says_wikipedia/ "At 18:54 EST on December 12, John Seigenthaler's wife, who was infuriated at Wikipedia regarding the recent scandal regarding his role in the Kennedy Assassination, came into the house, where Jim was having dinner. Wearing a mask, he [sic] shot him three times in the head and ran," reported the online reference source. Then I went to Wikipedia and read this For the record, The Register must note that the ubermeister of Wikipedia appears to be alive and well The "news" of his death consisted of a random edit to his own, particularly fulsome entry on the encyclopedia he helped create. ® http://www.mwusers.com/forums/showthread.php?t=670 So I don't know if it's true or not?
  5. I was diagnosed with dyslexia when I was about 25 years old, I am over 40 now and for most of my life my profession is very physical hard labor. There was no need for me to have to concern myself with my academic skills. But thanks to the Internet and my interest of it, it made me desire to want to communicate more with people. That is when I recognize that my dyslexia was getting in the way. But i was determined and I am determined not to allow it to hinder my yearning to learn and grow and communicate at a higher level with people.
  6. Thank you i will download it ASAP
  7. I like to go to this site for the what i think is a objective view of whats going on with the war on Terrorism. http://debka.com/index.php Iraq’s Zarqawi Sets up Gaza Branch at Palestinian Base Since early December, a branch of Abu Musab al Zarqawi’s al Qaeda in Iraq has been running a forward base in Gaza City preparatory to in-depth attacks in Israel, http://debka.com/article.php?aid=1122
  8. I tryed to watch the Hitchikers Guide to the Galaxy, Boy! if that was a joke i wish i did't spend my money on that one. I think that is what Kants brain must've looked like on the inside Also I can't find the edit button on my browser? It was there but now it's not. I don't understand why not there any longer. OK i did find the edit button I'll go back to my original post and edit some other errors. Thank you very much the software needs to be trained to my voice, I just installed it a couple days ago. The more I use it the more the accuracy will be. As far as the grammar that has to do is my broken English. And a lack of me, during my homework properly when I was in school. I cut to many classes when I was young.
  9. Please forgive my spelling and grammar errors I have a mild case of dyslexia, I use a voice to texted software to try to help compensate sometimes the software works incorrectly but most of time at work pretty good up . If I am trying to compose too fast I can overlook my spelling and grammar. I do appreciate your recommendations and will try to slow down.
  10. I found this link about Wikipedia founder 'shot by friend of Siegenthaler' http://www.theregister.co.uk/2005/12/17/ji...says_wikipedia/ And when started to read it I saw this Wales made his fortune in bond trading before setting up the Bomis pornography ring. A long time devotee of Ayn Rand, Wales recently criticized the decision to grant federal funds to the victims of Hurricane Katrina, according to reports on a web discussion board. It's this strange? the way they make Ayn too look dirty or am I missing something. I have read that Ayn Rand didn't like pornography but didn't say that much about it. I agree with the statement about grant federal funds. But I think to a out side linking the words like bond trading =Junk bonds, pornography ring as = to ring leader, devotee of Ayn Rand, as if Ayn rand approved or all this guys actions. Read the link and let me know if maybe I am taking it wrong or not.. I Think I smell something fishy.
  11. Anthem's it was the first book I read from Ayn Rand, I think that this book should be the premise Eq72521 of all of Ayn Rand's work. It reads like a looking Glass of things to come, and also reminder of things in the past. The freedom of man's spirit being crushed by the collectivist, state. The book calls out to me to never surrendered to collectivism, kind of like the Borg in Star Trek trying to asimulate those of free minds to the collective. Its been three years since I've read the book which started a chain reaction causing me to read all most every book that Ayn Rand wrote. This is a list of the books I read or heard on tape in the approximate order over last three years Anthem's ,We the Living,Opar, philosophy who needs it, Capitalism: The Unknown Ideal, Fountainhead, Atlas shrugged,I have not read a sense of life yet. The Virtue of Selfishness, and cap it all off with The Anti-Industrial Revolution" in Return of the Primitive:The Anti-Industrial Revolution. It was very hard to accept where the world has been, and where is going. But the truth had to be known it is good to know that there is others out there working around the globe to spread the ideas of Ayn Rand that started over 50 years ago, we are in a world being dominated by irrational collective ideas over reason everywhere I go in all actions in my life I share the ideas, and principles. With others I believe I will continue to do this into the day I die, or become assimilated into the Borg collective statism through force. I believe a person has the right to their work their skills and should not be forced to have to contribute to a collectivist state.
  12. Michael have you tried any other work like being in business for yourself, while working your janitorial job? Will your state stop sending you money if you try to do more work?
  13. I would like to say for those that have been around along time this thread would seam pointless. But for me beening new to Opar/Rand it is very helpfull to learn from the posts. I see in action /real time, now contradictory identification works. thank you all keep up this thread i can see where A/R made her points valid.
  14. so it would be safe to say that words are invented, and here is where the ideas of God/s came from yes.
  15. I was reading over at DEBKAfile’s that Russian sources indicate that China’s indigenous shipbuilding industry is advancing towards the building of units geared towards a near-term Taiwan invasion. here is the link http://debka.com/article.php?aid=82
  16. Israel readies forces for strike on nuclear Iran The Sunday Times ^ | December 11, 2005 | Uzi Mahnaimi, Tel Aviv, and Sarah Baxter, Washington Posted on 12/10/2005 6:48:44 PM PST by rhainw ISRAEL’S armed forces have been ordered by Ariel Sharon, the prime minister, to be ready by the end of March for possible strikes on secret uranium enrichment sites in Iran, military sources have revealed. The order came after Israeli intelligence warned the government that Iran was operating enrichment facilities, believed to be small and concealed in civilian locations. Iran’s stand-off with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) over nuclear inspections and aggressive rhetoric from Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, the Iranian president, who said last week that Israel should be moved to Europe, are causing mounting concern. The crisis is set to come to a head in early March, when Mohamed El-Baradei, the head of the IAEA, will present his next report on Iran. El-Baradei, who received the Nobel peace prize yesterday, warned that the world was “losing patience” with Iran. A senior White House source said the threat of a nuclear Iran was moving to the top of the international agenda and the issue now was: “What next?” That question would have to be answered in the next few months, he said. Defence sources in Israel believe the end of March to be the “point of no return” after which Iran will have the technical expertise to enrich uranium in sufficient quantities to build a nuclear warhead in two to four years. “Israel — and not only Israel — cannot accept a nuclear Iran,” Sharon warned recently. “We have the ability to deal with this and we’re making all the necessary preparations to be ready for such a situation.” The order to prepare for a possible attack went through the Israeli defence ministry to the chief of staff. Sources inside special forces command confirmed that “G” readiness — the highest stage — for an operation was announced last week. Gholamreza Aghazadeah, head of the Atomic Organisation of Iran, warned yesterday that his country would produce nuclear fuel. “There is no doubt that we have to carry out uranium enrichment,” he said. He promised it would not be done during forthcoming talks with European negotiators. But although Iran insists it wants only nuclear energy, Israeli intelligence has concluded it is deceiving the world and has no intention of giving up what it believes is its right to develop nuclear weapons. A “massive” Israeli intelligence operation has been underway since Iran was designated the “top priority for 2005”, according to security sources. Cross-border operations and signal intelligence from a base established by the Israelis in northern Iraq are said to have identified a number of Iranian uranium enrichment sites unknown to the the IAEA. Since Israel destroyed the Osirak nuclear reactor in Iraq in 1981, “it has been understood that the lesson is, don’t have one site, have 50 sites”, a White House source said. If a military operation is approved, Israel will use air and ground forces against several nuclear targets in the hope of stalling Tehran’s nuclear programme for years, according to Israeli military sources. It is believed Israel would call on its top special forces brigade, Unit 262 — the equivalent of the SAS — and the F-15I strategic 69 Squadron, which can strike Iran and return to Israel without refuelling.
  17. Israel needs to kick some a#@ i don't understand how they can put up with it all.
  18. Thank you for your reply. also i do very much injoy reading your post, keep up the good work.
  19. I was thinking, who said that the word say dog,will be called dog. And that the image of a dog we see will be a dog. we went from a grunt and pointing to a object , to just saying the word or seeing the image and accept the word for fact. what person/s started thinking that man needed words in his world and put togather A.B.C. ect... D,o,g. word and sound formations.
  20. thanks this is a good place for me to start.
  21. how did say a tree or god, or dog start does anyone have any ideas about this?
  22. Hi every one i thought i start this tread so that anyone that wants to post any new's about what is going on with terrorist attack. A post there thought and links. i want to keep track of the terrorist attack in one location for all to keep updated anytime something is discover by anyone. Al Qaeda Builds a Euro Army on Tuesday, February 24,04 British interior secretary David Blunkett, .said a terrorist attack on Britain was “inevitable.” al Qaeda is discovered to be recruiting manpower in Europe at a brisk pace in a push into the continent personally advocated by Osama bin Laden. The British domestic intelligence agency MI5 estimates 10,000 faithful have joined up in Britain, providing Blunkett with more than ample cause for concern. According to French counter-intelligence, al Qaeda has recruited in France alone between 35,000 and 45,000 men and is organizing them into military-style units.In Germany, Al Qaeda has recruited 25,000 to 30,000 men.Al Qaeda is a lot less active in Italy where counter-terrorist agencies hunt its cells to earth relentlessly. The new campaign is styled “the white recruitment drive” or “coffee shop conscription”. Operational cells and recruiting agents patronize ordinary cafes on the high streets of Europe’s major cities where they blend into the crowds fastword to Sunday night, Nov. 6,05 France’s Ramadan Uprising - a Ticking Bomb for Europe French counter-terror sources are willing to admit, albeit on the quiet and not for attribution, that those clandestine terrorist cells may well be at the bottom of the current riots. They note the history of the Palestinian uprising, which kicked off in 1987 with stones and petrol bombs, only to evolve into a suicidal terrorist war by the late nineties. They fear this process may be beginning - not just in France but in the rest of Europe too, that the covert nucleus of trained and indoctrinated Islamic terrorists al Qaeda buried inside Europe is being turned against the continent, starting in France. December 11, 2005, 11:33 AM (GMT+02:00) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Police report around 36 casualties, 4 in serious condition, from at least four unexplained blasts at Buncefield oil depot and refinery, the fifth largest in UK, which sent a huge fireball shooting 200ft into the sky early Sunday. December 11, 2005, 11:33 AM (GMT+02:00) Thousands of people are being evacuated from the surrounding towns and suburbs outside, which is engulfed in flames and black smoke. An industrial state was badly damaged, windows blown out miles away. Nearby Hemel Hempstead, St. Albans and Leverstock Green are under a dense cloud of polluted smoke which poses a major environmental threat. The shocks of the blasts were felt across SE England. Police are trying to stop panic buying of petrol. The M1 intercity highway is closed until further notice. The Hertfordshire police rule out external causes although many witnesses report an aircraft in the area at the time of the blasts. Defense minister John Reid said cagily: The police still believe the disaster was accidental but do not exclude alternatives. No investigation can be held until the big oil depot cools enough for access. This will take days if not weeks. Main fuel installations of this size are routinely equipped with systems for shutting down sections to curb the spread of fire or blasts. The magnitude of the explosions that engulfed the entire installation indicate an unusual catastrophe of some kind. Witnesses reported heavy rumbles before the explosion, much as though an aircraft had crashed into the oil installations. On Dec. 7, an Islamic website ran an excerpt of an earlier videotape in which bin Laden’s No. 2, Ayman Zawahiri called on “holy warriors” to concentrate their attacks on oil targets.
  23. turning point for me, was reading and seeing Leonard Peikoff's Objectivism: The Philosophy of Ayn Rand.
  24. Potential Threats To Israel: Iran by Mitchell Bard If someone needs some time to think here is a good source to bookmark https://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsourc...srael/Iran.html
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