Ms. Rand talked about rugged individualism in her novels, but she took the government money when it suited her purposes.
Ms. Rand fits in well with today’s fiscal chicken hawks.
Have you seen any Republican/Tea Party voters refuse government benefits? Have you seen Republican voting government employees volunteer to give up their job so budgets can be balanced? Have you seen any Tea Party backers organizing volunteer parties to build roads and maintain public parks so the role of government can be scaled back?
We’ve not seen any sacrifice at all. What we’ve seen is an attack on children, the sick, the poor, and anybody else who reminds bullying people of human frailty.
What a bunch of lies from the right.