This is an actual book that deals with what Ayn called her philosophy of rational selfishness "Objectivism." This was her last novel and this was an illustration of this philosophy. Whether you agree with Officer Barbrady or not is left to the reader to decide:
Officer Barbrady: And then I read this: 'Atlas Shrugged' by Ayn Rand. I read every last word of this garbage, and because of this piece of s(beep)t I'm never reading again!