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Description"It is unfortunate that, in our era, the epithet, 'a man of his time' is seen as a compliment. The true man of greatness, however, conforms to no majoritarian whims of his contemporaries and instead endeavors to create a future that belongs to him. Indeed, once he has undertaken such a path, his is not any mere narrow era, but eternity itself."
~ G. Stolyarov II
G. Stolyarov II is an actuary, science-fiction novelist, independent philosophical essayist, poet, amateur mathematician, composer, contributor to Transhumanity, Immortal Life, Enter Stage Right, Le Quebecois Libre, Rebirth of Reason, and the Ludwig von Mises Institute, Senior Writer for The Liberal Institute, and Editor-in-Chief of The Rational Argumentator, a magazine championing the principles of reason, rights, and progress. Mr. Stolyarov also publishes his articles on the Yahoo! Contributor Network to assist the spread of rational ideas. He holds the highest Clout Level (10) possible on the Yahoo! Contributor Network and is one of its Page View Millionaires, with over 2.6 million views.
Mr. Stolyarov holds the professional insurance designations of Associate of the Society of Actuaries (ASA), Associate of the Casualty Actuarial Society (ACAS), Member of the American Academy of Actuaries (MAAA), Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), Associate in Reinsurance (ARe), Associate in Regulation and Compliance (ARC), Associate in Personal Insurance (API), Associate in Insurance Services (AIS), Accredited Insurance Examiner (AIE), and Associate in Insurance Accounting and Finance (AIAF).
Mr. Stolyarov has written a science fiction novel, Eden against the Colossus, a non-fiction treatise, A Rational Cosmology, and a play, Implied Consent. You can watch his YouTube Videos. Mr. Stolyarov can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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April 3, 2004
|Government Licenses First Private Rocket |
Posted by G. Stolyarov II on 4/08/2004, 6:29pm
|This is a colossal leap in the liberation of space from statist monopoly and its coming availability for private development. ...(Read more...)|
Rock group Queen's music always did have a touch of the operatic. Some of their best known tracks have now been arranged as a classical symphony, and it works brilliantly! I'd heard Freddy Mercury was a big opera fan. Coincidence? (See the whole review)(Added by Matthew Humphreys on 5/04/2004, 3:55am)
Zoltan Istvan’s new novel The Transhumanist Wager has been compared to Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged. (See, for instance, Giulio Prisco’s review.) But to what extent are the books alike, and in what respects? To be sure, the story and the writing style are gripping, the characters are vivid, and the universe created by Istvan gave me an experience high... (See the whole review)(Added by G. Stolyarov II on 9/20, 8:28pm)
|(Books) The Transhumanist Wager |
(Articles) Eden is an Illusion
(Articles) The Minimal Secular Agenda Regarding Religious Belief
(Videos) Why I Voted for a Third-Party Candidate and You Should, Too
(Articles) How to Approach Unjust Laws