I always watch the Olympics. Maybe I’m not as feverish about it was some people are, but you just gotta admire the dedication and resolve that it requires to reach that level of performance.
Ayn Rand believed in the freedom that came from from rejecting all religious doctrine and moral code. Her writings were the epitome of the “every man for himself” mantra that you hear so often from soulless corporate raiders, and she believed in the canonization of the wealthy.
The special bond of the original Pagan Tea House could ever be recreated, nor should it. But I thought maybe enough of us had grown up enough that we could play nice. We’re not quite there yet.