Rise of the Faux Libertarian

Libertarianism is an American tradition that has been around since the founding of the United States. Now, I am not speaking of anarchists, but of Libertarians or people who believe that government should exist, but only in a minimalist fashion. If you ask a Libertarian who their heroes are, you will get a wide variety…

#amreading- Getting It Right by William F. Buckley, Jr.

William F. Buckley, Jr. is an iconic figure among Conservatives. He founded National Review magazine, wrote countless essays, hosted the hit interview show The Firing Line, and is known for his nonfiction books such as God and Man at Yale. He is less known for his many fiction books including 1990’s Getting It Right: A Novel.…

Trilogy Review- Atlas Shrugged- Spoiler Alerts

Now, I don’t normally do this, but every single film had an entirely different cast, so I’m not going to list them, because that would be too exhaustive. I also don’t usually include spoilers, but since the trilogy is based on a single novel, Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand, I don’t see another way around…

#AmReading- Ayn Rand’s Anthem

Ayn Rand is a talented writer and I enjoy the way she tells a story. Often my problem is with how she ends her works of fiction, but that is not totally the case with Anthem. Anthem is a novella that tells the story an individual is trapped in a society where everyone is forced…