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Paul Ryan Atlas Shrugged

WATCH: 'Atlas Shrugged: Part 2' Might Become Paul Ryan's Favorite Movie

Posted 09.06.2012 | Entertainment

Not to be confused with the awesome trailer for "Cloud Atlas," the first teaser for "Atlas Shrugged: Part 2" has arrived online. If you're sitting the...

A Simple Maxim

Richard Abrons | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics
Richard Abrons

I propose a simple maxim: Do not further the career of any man or women who is in any way influenced by Ayn Rand. It will spare us Paul Ryan, who made his interns read Atlas Shrugged.

6 Political Candidates' Favorite Books

Posted 08.18.2012 | Books

Recently selected Mitt Romney vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan is a longtime fan of Ayn Rand, particularly her book "Atlas Shrugged." “Ther...

The Daily Szep -- Ryan Shrugged

Paul Szep | Posted 10.15.2012 | Comedy
Paul Szep


Paul Ryan's Parasites

Richard J. Rosendall | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Richard J. Rosendall

Ayn Rand's ideology was Objectivism, which makes a virtue of selfishness. William F. Buckley said he had to flog himself to read Atlas Shrugged. What drew my interest was its influence on Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan.

Paul Ryan Loves Ayn Rand -- And Lied About It.

Ian Reifowitz | Posted 10.15.2012 | Politics
Ian Reifowitz

Once Ryan began angling for the veep-slot he had to say that he "rejects her philosophy," and even threw in, as he must given the sway of religious conservatives in his party, his condemnation of Rand's "atheist philosophy."