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Make it Your Job to be Happy

If you haven't read The Fountainhead, chances are that you've at least heard of it. Author Ayn Rand touted a radical view of happiness and notsalmon.com asks you not to discount its value. It's one philosophy that will have you answering, "Why, yes, I AM the center of the universe!"

Have you read The Fountainhead? Did it have an influence on your thinking in any way?

Posted: 3/17/08