Americans have become conditioned to believe the world is a gray place without absolutes; this is because were simultaneously cowardly and arrogant. We dont know the answers, so we assume they must not exist. But they do exist. They are unclear and/or unfathomable, but theyre out there. Andperhaps surprisinglythe only way to find those answers is to study nba playoff games that happened twenty years ago. For all practical purposes, the voice of brent musburger was the pen of ayn rand.
I am too inquisitive, too skeptical, too arrogant, to let myself be satisfied with an obvious and crass solution of things. god is such an obvious and crass solution; a solution which is a sheer indelicacy to us thinkers - at bottom he is really nothing but a coarse commandment against us: ye shall not think!