When I read the novel Atlas Shrugged for the first time at seventeen, it permanently altered my notion of professional integrity, and what it means to fight for your own need to create and produce. It gave me permission to live for my work without feeling like a villain. As with anything you can take what you want and leave the rest. So I did. Galt Productions is not about making a political statement, and is in no way affiliated with Ann Coulter or Glenn Beck or anyone else who would take a work of fiction dipped in half-baked Nietzsche-ism and use it as a manifesto to condone a modern-day caste system.