Who is John Galt??

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  1. EdwardBaiamonte
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    I've read Rand's non-fiction but never read her fiction so I don't know. Can anyone tell me. Thanks
     
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    You're not a libertarian, shut the fuck up.
     
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    any reason to say I'm not a libertarian?? I suppose if you had one you would have presented it to bolster your case. Maybe you just forgot??
     
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    How about the fact that every fucking post you make is about everything being the fault of liberals?
     
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    Der Übermensch.

    Rand is merely Nietzsche Lite for Americans; she’s utterly unoriginal.
     
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    too completely 100% stupid and liberal!! Rand for 100% all about individual liberty while Nietsche had no use for the individual liberty at all!!
     
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    poor dear, I guess you didn't know that modern liberals( for government) and libertarians (for freedom from government) are exact oppposites??
     
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    No, they're not. I'm pretty sure this is why he's saying you're not a libertarian.
     
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    So you mean I got it backwards?? Liberals are opposed to government while libertarians seek bigger and bigger magical liberal Nazi fascist socialist government programs to solve all or problems???
     
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    Exactly! Now you're getting it.
     

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