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The Spoiler Show Notes: Episode Fourteen – A Completely Subjective Look at Objectivism

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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. Download it right here, or check out The Spoiler Show on itunes. I don’t think we really spoil too much this week, […]

The Resolution Project Book Thirty-Four: The Golden Notebook (1962)

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“The novel has become a function of the fragmented society, the fragmented consciousness. Human beings are so divided, are becoming more and more divided, and more subdivided in themselves, reflecting the world, that they reach out desperately, not knowing they do it, for information about other groups inside their own country, let alone groups in other countries. Inside this country, Britain, the middle-class have no knowledge of the lives of the working-people, and vice-versa; and […]

The Resolution Project Book Fourteen: The Blind Assassin (2000)

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The Resolution Project: For my New Year’s resolution this year (that being 2011), I decided to try and read all one hundred of the novels picked by Time Magazine as the best since their inception in 1923 to the list’s publication in 2005. I exempted myself from reading ones I’ve already read, leaving some eighty-six or so to read before the end of this year. Some spoilers may lie ahead, so be warned. “The average working […]