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89. Voting Machine Monopoly ES&S located at 11208 John Galt Blvd
Ironic isn't it, the voting machine company that has now purchased Diebold
and counts most of the votes in the US:

ES&S Corporate Headquarters

Election Systems & Software
11208 John Galt Blvd
Omaha, NE 68137
www.essvote.com

http://www.essvote.com/HTML/contact/contact.html
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  -Ayn Rand's crush on a famous serial killer: annabanana  Feb-26-10 05:14 AM   #0 
  - Worship at her alter has caused America some great harm. . n/t  annabanana   Feb-26-10 05:23 AM   #1 
  - Faux Philosophy  ProfessorGAC   Feb-26-10 05:28 AM   #2 
     - It's been a long downhill run.  Enthusiast   Feb-26-10 06:25 AM   #7 
     - You do a disservice by calling it a philosophy  MattBaggins   Feb-27-10 01:27 PM   #87 
  - But...but...  timtom   Feb-26-10 06:07 AM   #3 
  - At least she got something right n/t  spiritual_gunfighter   Feb-26-10 06:22 AM   #6 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Feb-26-10 06:56 AM   #8 
  - Broken clock, right twice a day. She didn't come close to that standard. nt  eppur_se_muova   Feb-26-10 07:04 PM   #46 
  - Set up of straw man.  GoneOffShore   Feb-26-10 07:38 PM   #53 
  - Standard bearer for Republican party  lolly   Feb-27-10 01:00 PM   #84 
  - And therein lies THE irony.  timtom   Feb-27-10 01:07 PM   #86 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-27-10 02:04 PM   #97 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-27-10 02:02 PM   #96 
  - I have a hardcover first printing of Atlas Shrugged  formercia   Feb-26-10 06:14 AM   #4 
  - I fully endorse this act of gun violence. nt  onehandle   Feb-26-10 07:28 PM   #51 
  - she was sicker than i imagined. post-traumatic stress from the rev, i imagine.  Hannah Bell   Feb-26-10 06:18 AM   #5 
  - I love telling Randoids about Crazy Alice and Killer Ed  mitchum   Feb-26-10 07:06 AM   #9 
  - I knew she was crazy, but damn. . .  Bosso 63   Feb-26-10 07:21 AM   #10 
  - Yuck, I need to take a shower after reading that.  Odin2005   Feb-26-10 08:02 AM   #11 
  - K&R #18, so that visiting wingnuts will see themselves!1 n/t  UTUSN   Feb-26-10 08:51 AM   #12 
  - Personally, I think all average citizens should "go Galt"  devilgrrl   Feb-26-10 09:25 AM   #13 
  - I never get tired of this one...  The_Commonist   Feb-26-10 04:52 PM   #31 
  - Understandably so. ;^)  eppur_se_muova   Feb-26-10 07:05 PM   #47 
  - Best BTAF ever. n/t  daleo   Feb-27-10 12:22 AM   #74 
  - Ha ha ha. That's awesome.  Frank Cannon   Feb-27-10 01:00 AM   #75 
  - Most of the people threatening to "go Galt" *are* grocery baggers, garbagemen et al  nxylas   Feb-26-10 05:16 PM   #37 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-27-10 02:09 PM   #99 
     - "Its sort of like socialism..." Cute quote.  devilgrrl   Feb-27-10 02:20 PM   #101 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-27-10 02:23 PM   #102 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-27-10 02:24 PM   #105 
           - hmmm, can't seem to locate it on google. Could you have been paraphrasing?  devilgrrl   Feb-27-10 02:26 PM   #106 
     - People running business empires would tend to notice the collective nature of production...  JackRiddler   Feb-28-10 12:00 PM   #140 
  - K&R  Z_I_Peevey   Feb-26-10 09:30 AM   #14 
  - I knew she was bad, but I didn't know she was that twisted.  suede1   Feb-26-10 09:32 AM   #15 
  - K&R  redqueen   Feb-26-10 09:37 AM   #16 
  - That sort of disdain is a basic tenet for repukes.  BrklynLiberal   Feb-26-10 11:00 PM   #67 
     - That would explain a lot about their world view, yes.  redqueen   Feb-27-10 09:44 AM   #80 
  - Ughhhhhhhh. Ought to be a warning on that article... it's the stuff of nightmares.  hunter   Feb-26-10 10:31 AM   #17 
  - The "me" generation...  maryf   Feb-26-10 03:07 PM   #18 
  - The me generation is a media creation  wolfgangmo   Feb-26-10 05:20 PM   #38 
     - There is some reason for the names...  maryf   Feb-27-10 12:56 PM   #82 
  - Fortunately...  Last_Stand   Feb-26-10 03:14 PM   #19 
  - I say go Galt! The Randians leaving will reduce unemployment...  Umbral   Feb-26-10 03:29 PM   #20 
  - K&R to highlight right wing pathology. //nt  Overseas   Feb-26-10 03:31 PM   #21 
  - Another insight: Alan Greenspan - associating with Rand humanized me  REP   Feb-26-10 03:37 PM   #22 
  - Geez... he must be waaaaaay the hell out there.  redqueen   Feb-26-10 03:40 PM   #23 
  - That's it there.  ocd liberal   Feb-27-10 09:49 PM   #122 
  - That explains a lot about her #1 fan; Terry Goodkind.  Hong Kong Cavalier   Feb-26-10 03:40 PM   #24 
  - Not to mention his morbid fascination with rape  MattBaggins   Feb-27-10 01:31 PM   #88 
     - Oh yes. How could I forget that.  Hong Kong Cavalier   Feb-27-10 11:10 PM   #124 
  - Thank you so much for posting this  LisaM   Feb-26-10 03:41 PM   #25 
  - K&R.  onestepforward   Feb-26-10 03:44 PM   #26 
  - I've read 'The Fountainhead' and 'Atlas Shrugged' ...  Flatulo   Feb-26-10 03:45 PM   #27 
  - "...pays their fair share back to the society..."  Umbral   Feb-26-10 04:50 PM   #30 
  - .... except that none of the "heroes" in Rand's novels are really that succesful  liberation   Feb-26-10 05:51 PM   #43 
  - Respectfully disagree with your first point...  Flatulo   Feb-26-10 08:38 PM   #57 
     - And there is were I disagree, I don't tend to equate "frustrated" with "sucessful"  liberation   Feb-26-10 11:44 PM   #72 
     - great point...that potential doesn't equal genius or success...  nashville_brook   Feb-27-10 01:52 PM   #93 
        - I don't understand this comment...  Flatulo   Feb-27-10 06:20 PM   #112 
           - I am getting the impression, you are being obfuscated on purpose in order to protect your narrative.  liberation   Feb-27-10 09:41 PM   #119 
              - "a remarkably mediocre person trying to write authoritatively regarding genius and achievement" --  nashville_brook   Feb-28-10 10:27 AM   #133 
     - As I recall....  verges   Feb-27-10 06:37 PM   #114 
        - If you think that Roarke's failure was his unwillingness to conform, then  Flatulo   Feb-27-10 07:34 PM   #115 
           - His failure wasn't his unwillingness to conform.  verges   Feb-27-10 08:46 PM   #117 
              - Yeah, Patricia Neal was pretty hot with those riding crops! nt  Flatulo   Feb-27-10 08:52 PM   #118 
  - Some readers might be over-dramatic; some might be naive.  WinkyDink   Feb-26-10 06:42 PM   #45 
  - Steve Jobs?????  hunter   Feb-26-10 07:06 PM   #48 
  - The issue isn't whether you personally like or dislike Jobs.  Flatulo   Feb-26-10 11:09 PM   #68 
  - It may well be that every libertarian is not a sociopath  zeemike   Feb-26-10 07:33 PM   #52 
  - what about left libertarians?  krabigirl   Feb-26-10 08:46 PM   #60 
     - Well that would be me.  zeemike   Feb-27-10 05:47 AM   #77 
     - You mean, liberals?  liberation   Feb-27-10 09:46 PM   #120 
     - You mean anarchists? nt  anonymous171   Feb-27-10 09:48 PM   #121 
  - I won't flame at you...  femrap   Feb-26-10 07:40 PM   #54 
  - She just loved to be like him thats all  nightgaunt   Feb-26-10 08:22 PM   #55 
  - Have you read her books? nt  Flatulo   Feb-26-10 08:45 PM   #59 
  - I can't speak to her sanity, but at the time I read her works, her writings certainly  Flatulo   Feb-26-10 08:44 PM   #58 
     - It's funny how everyone takes such  femrap   Feb-27-10 12:58 PM   #83 
     - To your points...  Flatulo   Feb-27-10 06:10 PM   #111 
        - To Flatulo  brownp51   Feb-28-10 08:44 AM   #131 
        - Pete Townsend was a pedophile, yet the Who produced some of the  Flatulo   Feb-28-10 06:28 PM   #146 
        - There is the other side of the coin as well, however.  Threedifferentones   Feb-28-10 02:25 PM   #141 
           - Thanks for the comment - I think most reasonable people  Flatulo   Feb-28-10 06:25 PM   #145 
     - That's nice and all  MattBaggins   Feb-27-10 01:49 PM   #92 
     - You're right about this...  Flatulo   Feb-27-10 07:49 PM   #116 
     - i offer myself as a counter-example to "anyone can be a waitress" -- it's a gift to be able  nashville_brook   Feb-28-10 10:39 AM   #135 
        - OK, let's further differentiate between 'ability' and 'temperment'.  Flatulo   Mar-01-10 01:47 PM   #150 
  - Hmm---idolizing a child murderer is romantic?  lolly   Feb-27-10 01:05 PM   #85 
  - Flame away?  MattBaggins   Feb-27-10 01:35 PM   #91 
  - I'd like to see the citation for that so that I can examine the context.  Flatulo   Feb-27-10 06:27 PM   #113 
  - Weber calls it the zweckrational  heliarc   Feb-27-10 02:01 PM   #94 
  - yikes  fascisthunter   Feb-28-10 04:19 PM   #144 
  - Creepy. How does a woman fantasize/exalt a man who dismembered a little girl?  Echo In Light   Feb-26-10 03:46 PM   #28 
  - Someone posted a "how to be a hero in an Ayn Rand novel" flowchart...  redqueen   Feb-26-10 04:06 PM   #29 
  - Is this it?  onestepforward   Feb-26-10 04:58 PM   #32 
  - Cracked FTW!  semillama   Feb-26-10 05:05 PM   #34 
  - Yes that's it... thanks!  redqueen   Feb-26-10 05:35 PM   #40 
  - Glad I could find it!  onestepforward   Feb-26-10 06:12 PM   #44 
  - Perfect  XemaSab   Feb-26-10 11:43 PM   #71 
  - here it is  704wipes   Feb-26-10 05:07 PM   #35 
     - I did Google... I remembered it as "hero" and not "character"  redqueen   Feb-26-10 05:34 PM   #39 
  - Ayn Rand's Greenspan's hero. Andrea Mitchell is married to him  upi402   Feb-26-10 04:58 PM   #33 
  - ATLAS SHRUGGED: THE ABRIDGED VERSION (with spoilers)  BillyBob99   Feb-26-10 05:10 PM   #36 
  - LOL  redqueen   Feb-26-10 05:39 PM   #41 
  - Brilliant  wolfgangmo   Feb-26-10 05:41 PM   #42 
  - That's great! You should post this as an orginal.  20score   Feb-26-10 08:52 PM   #61 
  - Damn! You got tombstoned for this? It's ART!!!!! n/t  VOX   Feb-27-10 11:57 PM   #127 
     - i was wondering the same thing...might not be b/c of the post, since it wasn't deleted.  nashville_brook   Feb-28-10 10:51 AM   #138 
     - OFF TOPIC: Love your cat, dude.. Can I steal him?  Prof Lester   Mar-01-10 08:48 AM   #148 
  - Good old Mark Ames.  JVS   Feb-26-10 07:07 PM   #49 
  - Ayn Rand sucks.  onehandle   Feb-26-10 07:27 PM   #50 
  - They made a video game based on Ayn Rand's brainchild.  Arkana   Feb-26-10 08:27 PM   #56 
  - I think I played that.  arcadian   Feb-26-10 09:51 PM   #64 
  - Pretty much. The city, Rapture, was founded in the late 50s.  Arkana   Feb-27-10 12:19 AM   #73 
  - "Is a man not entitled to the sweat of his brow?  Occulus   Feb-27-10 01:34 PM   #90 
     - Would you kindly go get stomped by a Big Daddy?  Arkana   Feb-27-10 02:17 PM   #100 
        - It was such a nice moment, wasn't it?  Occulus   Feb-27-10 02:24 PM   #104 
           - "A MAN CHOOSES...A SLAVE OBEYS!"  Arkana   Feb-27-10 02:30 PM   #108 
              - I'm still working through it. I'm in Siren's Alley right now...  Occulus   Feb-27-10 03:07 PM   #109 
                 - Oh God...if you think the people in charge are saner, wait. Just wait.  Arkana   Feb-27-10 03:30 PM   #110 
                    - What is this "rescue" of which you speak?  Occulus   Feb-27-10 11:23 PM   #126 
                       - You MONSTER.  Arkana   Feb-28-10 10:12 AM   #132 
  - Can this be independently verified?  johnaries   Feb-26-10 09:39 PM   #62 
  - it's in her notebooks, Rand biographer Anne Heller also wrote her infatuation with Hickman.  nashville_brook   Feb-28-10 10:47 AM   #137 
  - The responses to my initial little jape  timtom   Feb-26-10 09:41 PM   #63 
  - O.M.G. This explains so much about her twisted anti-human philosophy.  kestrel91316   Feb-26-10 10:18 PM   #65 
  - No surprise she is a sociopath. She wrote about life as if their was never anything  applegrove   Feb-26-10 10:39 PM   #66 
  - Ayn who?  bvar22   Feb-26-10 11:16 PM   #69 
  - heh heh heh  annabanana   Feb-27-10 05:53 AM   #78 
  - Ayn Rand and the Russian Revolution  bkohatlanta   Feb-26-10 11:22 PM   #70 
  - Rivers of fascism flowed through her like a fountainhead.  RedCloud   Feb-27-10 05:24 AM   #76 
  - I always knew that woman was crazy  rpannier   Feb-27-10 06:14 AM   #79 
  - She is so wrong about the concept of a Superman or Overman from Nietzsche.  gtar100   Feb-27-10 10:57 AM   #81 
  - +100000000000000 -- Nietzsche hated the meanness that came with "received morality"  nashville_brook   Feb-28-10 10:44 AM   #136 
  - Very true on that  nightgaunt   Feb-28-10 04:03 PM   #142 
  - Voting Machine Monopoly ES&S located at 11208 John Galt Blvd  WillYourVoteBCounted   Feb-27-10 01:33 PM   #89 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-27-10 02:01 PM   #95 
  - She would have gushed over Leopold and Loeb a few years before, but she didn't like Jews  mitchum   Feb-27-10 02:05 PM   #98 
  - Ayn Rand was Jewish (born Alisa Rosenabaum). So was her boyfriend Alan Greenspan.  invictus   Feb-27-10 02:23 PM   #103 
     - Yes she was, but look for Florence King's essay about Alice's issues with that fact  mitchum   Feb-27-10 02:28 PM   #107 
  - Sounds like Rand was a sociopath herself-one of many rethugs no doubt. nt  earth mom   Feb-27-10 10:32 PM   #123 
  - Clearly, some seriousy FUCKED UP shit occurred in her childhood.  Richard Steele   Feb-27-10 11:21 PM   #125 
  - I've read a couple of biographies, and there's nothing about that. she idolized her father  nashville_brook   Feb-28-10 10:33 AM   #134 
  - Sweet Jesus...  redqueen   Mar-01-10 01:52 PM   #151 
  - Where is her grave?  nikto   Feb-28-10 02:00 AM   #128 
  - Drink a lot of beer 1st  nikto   Feb-28-10 02:01 AM   #129 
  - Horrifying as all of this is, I have to say that the article itself is rather poorly written  Orrex   Feb-28-10 07:45 AM   #130 
  - Like Mitt Romney's sons; Rand had early on made the career decision to disengage...  bridgit   Feb-28-10 11:56 AM   #139 
  - yet, she's an idol to many well off Americans  fascisthunter   Feb-28-10 04:16 PM   #143 
  - She was a nut. n/t  99 Percent Sure   Feb-28-10 06:54 PM   #147 
  - Rand reminds me of Scientology  DirkGently   Mar-01-10 10:30 AM   #149 
 

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