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Who Is John Galt?

Who are the "John Galts" of today?

I'd argue that Steve Jobs filled that spot perfectly, and even Steve Wozniak mentions that Jobs was influenced by Ayn Rand in this interview with Bloomberg:


Who are the inventors, innovators and business people who represent the spirit of John Galt in your opinion?

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We are John Galt. The

We are John Galt. The Revolution is John Galt. Ron Paul, Rand Paul, Peter Schiff, the Southern Avenger, Judge Napolitano, and even Kokesh and Alex Jones are John Galt.

The Remnant is John Galt.

Who is John Galt? Vote ███ ███ 2012!

Actually, John Galt was a businessman

as well as a philosopher. So I was looking for parallels in that realm.

That reminds me of Bruce Lee

Definitely a businessman and philosopher and so much more.

Interesting. I hadn't

Interesting. I hadn't considered him before, but his influence continues to be felt.


When I asked my dad that question many many years ago he looked up at me and stared for a moment. Looked me in the eyes and said "You."

Who is a modern day Galt? Me!

Who is a modern day Galt? Me! There's no way in hell the Americans are getting their grubby little mitts on my theories!

Tucker, Hughes, Tesla

jump to my mind

Christopher Hitchens did an excellent job of battling religion.

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Jobs for President?

Maybe he's going to run. (JK, I have no idea). An altas shrugged-reading mega rich tech superstar as candidate would certainly be intriguing.

Currently consuming: Gatto: "Underground history of education..", FDR; Wii U; NEP Football

No, Jobs just stepped down as CEO

and I personally believe he has little time left due to his illness. He made every day count, that is for sure.