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More on that wacky idea of turning Belle Isle into Galt's Gulch

by: Eric B.

Mon Jan 14, 2013 at 14:41:12 PM EST

Jeff Wattrick on the idea to sell Belle Isle so it can be turned into a Objectivist Paradise. This particular paragraph is worth highlighting.

One assumes the “striving immigrant, starving artist, etc” winners  mostly will be morally flexible young women willing to be the second/third/fourth wives of 60-something douchebags with spray tans and regular botox appointments.

It brings to mind this.


Eric B. :: More on that wacky idea of turning Belle Isle into Galt's Gulch
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These guys
They just love the idea of selling off the commons to their friends - er, I mean, the highest bidder.

Why should the people
be allowed to hold these assets? They are committing the cardinal sin of not making any money.  

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