Tag Archives: Paul Ryan’s Ayn Rand Problem

Getting to Know You

Here, one block up from the Sunset Strip at the foot of Laurel Canyon, tucked out of the way, summer nights are quiet. The apartment has a balcony out back – a good place to sit and smoke a pipe. … Continue reading

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Revisionism Revisited

Even those of us who find religion a curious phenomenon – one that seems to drive history, but when it is not absurd is not particularly interesting, and also not particularly enlightening – see how things are playing out in … Continue reading

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When Worlds Collide

If you have far too much time on your hands, and basic cable, you might catch the 1951 film When Worlds Collide – and it’s a hoot. But it’s in quite vivid extreme Technicolor, even if the available print is … Continue reading

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