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Eddie doesn't possess the brainpower of Dagny, Rearden, or Galt, but he is as fully rational as they  are. Galt explains that rationality is a commitment to the facts — an inviolable willingness to face  reality, no matter how painful, frightening, or unpleasant the truth may be in a specific case.  Rationality means never placing any consideration above one's honest grasp of the facts. Eddie  practices this method as fully as Galt. His rationality is shown throughout the story, but his early  dialogue with James Taggart regarding the Rio Norte Line is a specific example. Eddie tells Taggart  that there's been another wreck, the track is shot, and the Phoenix-Durango provides superior  service. Eddie also says that the railroad can't wait any longer for Orren Boyle to deliver new rails. 
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