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go Galt

To reduce, restrict, or cease one's work or productivity as a means of social protest against increased marginal tax rates, limits on tax deductions, or the use of tax income for purposes one finds morally objectionable. Taken from the name John Galt, a character in Ayn Rand's novel Atlas Shrugged. Primarily heard in US, South Africa. Living abroad, I only have to pay U.S. taxes if my income exceeds $95,000 a year, so I'll just go Galt if I ever come close to earning that amount.
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Galt cleaves to a trompe-l'oeil mimicry of those secular narrative forms, admitted to the fold of historiography in the late Enlightenment, that have transmitted the historical record without the conspicuous imposition of a plot: memoir, anecdote, local annals or chronicle, the "statistical account.
However, Galt Civil Engineering and Peter Stuart chose none of these.
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Medical device company Theragenics Corporation (NYSE: TGX) on Thursday announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Galt Medical has launched its Microslide Pediatric Introducer line which features tearaway sheath introducers, small diameter guidewires and short needles, in the first quarter of 2012.
Tamara Wyatt, centre, with Alan Galt and his partner Kelly Clark
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Performances of Queen Milli of Galt take place June 4 to 6 and June 10 to 13 at the Paris Fairgrounds Events Building in Paris.
Fed up with the federal government's confiscatory economic policies, Galt urged his fellow "producers" to go on a "strike of the mind" to starve the "looters" who were redistributing wealth to the "moochers.
Morgenthau announced the indictment of the former purchasing agent for the John Galt Corporation for stealing $1.
The Manhattan District Attorney's office has indicted Robert Chiarappa, a former purchasing agent for John Galt Corp.
A collaboratively written novel by Fritz Galt and Steve Donaldson, "Water Torture" is the story of Brad West, a young man who has just ignominiously been kicked out of graduate school, meets a beautiful Chinese pilot for the People's Liberation Army, and is talked into rescuing her father from water torture (hence the title), save China's Three Gorges Dam on the Yangtze River from environmental catastrophe, and keep the leadership of China's one-party state from drowning in toxic waste.
The 2007 Auxiliary Fall Conference returns to the hospitality of the Bluegrass State at the wonderfully refurbished Galt House Hotel in Louisville, Ky.
Galt (Creighton School of Pharmacy and Allied Health Professions) emphasizes the fundamentals of patient-centered (as opposed to disease-centered) care throughout.
Jolie would play two-fisted railroad exec Dagny Taggart, while Pitt would take the role of John Galt, mysterious messiah of a dystopic world.
On the one hand it is a history, most specifically of a magical season of the Galt Terriers of the Intercounty League of Ontario, a league billed as semipro but actually--in terms of talent and paychecks--more like an independent minor league.