Lockout IV: One likes to believe in the freedom of hockey (Moderated: see post #2)
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12-12-2012, 01:05 AM
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Wicker Park
Originally Posted by
The Last Baron
Side note: I've read both Atlas Shrugged and The Fountainhead- that was the first time I've ever had such contempt for an author's idealistic *expletive* that it strengthened my belief in the opposing viewpoint.
Pert said more recently that he rejects Rand now.
She was a horrible person (died friendless on medicare) and poor writer, but wrote Shrugged when top marginal income rates were ~90% vs current 35% (or effective 23%), so it was a different time (still nonsense then, but more silly for fans in today's world)
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