Teller “talks” about Atlas Shrugged

The silent partner in the magical duo Penn and Teller opened up to the NY Post about his favorite books and what is in his library.

Here is what he had to say about Atlas Shrugged.

Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
The fable that clarifies everything about the importance of the individual, and how a smart person can do tremendous good in the world. One of the terrible things I’ve seen happen is that we’re adopting what Australians call “the tall poppy syndrome”: If you stick out, your head’s lopped off. We deride Bill Gates and Steve Jobs, when the benefits they’ve provided us are so vast.

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