Hey there, this week Marcus and I turn our critical eyes towards Objectivism, and tell you why it’s dumb! Spurred on by a certain extent to Republican VP nominee Paul Ryan’s adherence to this wacko pseudo-philosophy, we’ve decided to throw caution to the wind and get as much hate mail as humanly possible.
I don’t think we really spoil too much this week, with the potential exception of how the world would look if EVERYONE followed the tenets of Ayn Rand (spoiler for that spoiler: it’s not pretty).
In this week’s SELL ME ON IT, I discuss the merits of pre-sound Hollywood filmmaking while Marcus sells you on a great cartoon show where people use bad language.
Here’s Criterion’s THREE REASONS for my SELL ME ON IT this week, Paul Fejos’ 1928 film LONESOME:
And here’s a trailer for Marcus’ pick, ARCHER:
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