Hitchens on Cancer and Atheism

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Hitchens on Cancer and Atheism
« on: August 09, 2010, 09:36:45 PM »
I had no idea that Christopher Hitchens was so ill.  I could listen to him talking all day long.  I hope he's around for a few more years yet...

http://ac360.blogs.cnn.com/2010/08/07/video-extended-interview-hitchens-on-cancer-and-atheism/

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Re: Hitchens on Cancer and Atheism
« Reply #1 on: August 09, 2010, 10:57:41 PM »
he's a serious alkie, i expected he'd get ill sooner or later :(

don't agree with much of what he says now but he's made a big contribution to thought no doubt

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Re: Hitchens on Cancer and Atheism
« Reply #2 on: August 17, 2010, 05:35:38 AM »
I agree with Hitchens about atheism, but he's always struck me as a little too precious, like a poor man's Gore Vidal…I don't think he's as clever as he believes himself to be.

Re: Hitchens on Cancer and Atheism
« Reply #3 on: December 16, 2011, 10:56:06 PM »
As Salman Rushdie wrote today, 'A great voice falls silent.'

Christopher Hitchens (1949-2011)

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Re: Hitchens on Cancer and Atheism
« Reply #4 on: December 16, 2011, 11:58:27 PM »
RIP