Mamas, Don't Let Your Daughters Date Objectivists

When I was a senior in high school, I found out you could win $10,000 if you wrote an essay about Ayn Rand's The Fountainhead » 11/20/08 3:40pm 11/20/08 3:40pm. It sounded like a sweet deal to me — until I actually read the thing. Turned out this foundational text of objectivism was a sorry mix of bad writing, lookism, and didactic storytelling, all…