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The Great Escape

Atlas Shrugged – Day 103 – pp. 1150-1159 Now we get a little hokey. Francisco grills the subdued guards. How many guards are there? Where? What are these rooms? It’s military precision. (You wonder, when you’re an expert at one thing, it would seem, in Rand’s universe, you’re an expert at everything.
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The “Passion” of John Galt (or the end of Jim Taggart)

Atlas Shrugged – Day 102 – pp. 1140-1149 No it ain’t. “Long coils of wire, like the twisted arms of an octopus, stretched forward across the stone floor, from the machine to a leather mattress spread under a cone of violent light. John Galt lay strapped to the mattress, He as naked; the small metal […]
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A guest for breakfast

Atlas Shrugged – Day 069 – pp. 752-761 (One extra page at the end of the last chapter.) Chapter 2 – Utopia of Greed! (Don’t know but it sounds good.) So it’s morning and Dagny wakes up to see John Galt who’s already working at his desk. She broke something on the “ray screen” of […]
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Pirate bookkeepers and out-of-town legislators

Atlas Shrugged – Day 052 – pp. 579-588 I’m going to try something a little different starting this evening. Rather than narrate the story like I’ve been doing, I’m going to try to recap a little less and think out loud a little more. A little more color, and a little less play-by-play. I’ll still […]
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Two new faces enter the fray

Atlas Shrugged – Day 058 – pp. 569-578 Eddie continues with his description of the follies. (I’ll condense.)
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The beginning of the end?

Atlas Shrugged – Day 051 – pp. 499-508 All hell has broken loose. The apocalypse is at hand. And the G is still screwing things up.
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Hank, Ragnar and John…

Atlas Shrugged – Day 015 – pp. 144-153 Of course all that is lost on Jim who is a capitalist when it suits him and a “progressive” the rest. Now Rand shifts gears once again to Dagny who is in some bit of awe of Henry Rearden. Perhaps since the d’Anconia thing didn’t work out… […]
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