How I Found Out About Ayn Rand

Me at age 17 “Live for yourself, there’s no one else more worth living for. Begging hands and bleeding hearts will only cry out for more.” Anthem by Rush At sixteen, these words were my heartbeat and lifeblood. I didn’t understand why. I felt I didn’t have...

Washington Versus Jefferson

My first hero in life was George Washington. In third grade I wrote a book report about him and focused on his astounding leadership-by-example skills, which inspire me to this day. I was also uplifted by his unshakeable moral character, his physical prowess, and his...

A Greek Triumph and Tragedy

Andy George was one of the most creative people I ever met. From musician to electronics technician to product craftsman, he liked to put things together. I only knew him the last several years of his life, and frankly, there is a lot that I did not know about him....