Christopher Hitchens

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Breitbart
REVEALED: How Approval Polls and ‘Junk’ Journalism are Fake Views Pushed by Fake Newsmight prove useful — that is, helpful to the powers that be in their question t
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
might prove useful — that is, helpful to the powers that be in their question to maintain their position and influence. — Christopher Hitchens, Harper’s Magazine, 1992 The latest rod by which to beat the President of the United States is a... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Lukaku May Feel the Pressure in Goldfish Bowl at Man United but Will Prospernameless engineers that dedicate their lives to changing someone else's tires q
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 days ago
nameless engineers that dedicate their lives to changing someone else's tires quickly in F1 pit stops. One suspects, per Christopher Hitchens' approximation of the difference between the two, Lukaku is definitely more feline than canine: "Owners... Read more
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The Age
THE AFL: When a lapse of judgment is really inappropriate rates is the real cause. George Reed, Wheelers HillOther matters Whenever I s
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
rates is the real cause. George Reed, Wheelers HillOther matters Whenever I see the word "Islamophobia" I find solace in Christopher Hitchens' definition: "A word created by fascists, used by cowards to manipulate morons". Peter Robertson,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why Invading Iraq Was Right - Revisiting Sadaam's 1979 Purge - Videoto that feeling, it did register as something as close to an unprocessable even
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
to that feeling, it did register as something as close to an unprocessable event that one can witness. And then I found Christopher Hitchens' discussion on it. This is a man who is I disagree with on a great many things; but here, I found my own... Read more
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Slate
Introducing Slate Voice, a Spoken Edition of the Magazinewe’ll also record classic Slate pieces by Emily Bazelon, Michael Kinsley, Malco
Slate / Posted 11 days ago
we’ll also record classic Slate pieces by Emily Bazelon, Michael Kinsley, Malcolm Gladwell, Marjorie Williams, Christopher Hitchens, Michael Lewis, Emily Yoffe, Meghan O’Rourke, and other voices who contributed to Slate over its first... Read more
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Slate
Introducing Slate Voice, a Spoken Edition of the Magazinewe’ll also record classic Slate pieces by Emily Bazelon, Michael Kinsley, Malco
Slate / Posted 12 days ago
we’ll also record classic Slate pieces by Emily Bazelon, Michael Kinsley, Malcolm Gladwell, Marjorie Williams, Christopher Hitchens, Michael Lewis, Emily Yoffe, Meghan O’Rourke, and other voices who contributed to Slate over its first... Read more
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Salon.com
Interview: Angela Nagle’s “Kill All Normies” exposes history of alt-right and racist Pepe memesintervention kind of section of the intelligentsia. On the right, you had the n
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
intervention kind of section of the intelligentsia. On the right, you had the neo-cons, on the left you had the people like Christopher Hitchens. Because [those on the left] all came from socialist backgrounds, they had a kind of internationalism,... Read more
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Salon.com
Staggering right-wing hypocrisy: America is not going to “come together” under GOP politics of divisionside — through the policies it advances and the positions it advocates — is pol
Salon.com / Posted 15 days ago
side — through the policies it advances and the positions it advocates — is politically committed to disunion. The late Christopher Hitchens once advised readers to “look for encouraging signs of polarization and division.” It is healthy that... Read more
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Business Standard India
What underlies the India-Israel allianceMany years ago, I had lunch with Christopher Hitchens. It was an entertaining l
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
Many years ago, I had lunch with Christopher Hitchens. It was an entertaining lunch, and given that I wasn’t paying for it, I viewed his consumption of one and a half bottles of wine during it with some equanimity. Hitchens, as he did when faced with... Read more
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Business Standard India
What underlies alliancesMany years ago, I had lunch with Christopher Hitchens. It was an entertaining l
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
Many years ago, I had lunch with Christopher Hitchens. It was an entertaining lunch, and given that I wasn’t paying for it, I viewed his consumption of one and a half bottles of wine during it with some equanimity. Hitchens, as he did when faced with... Read more
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Breitbart
DANGEROUS Excerpt: MILO Explains ‘Why Muslims Hate Me’Christians, and yet, they defend Islam at the expense of every other minority.
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
Christians, and yet, they defend Islam at the expense of every other minority. Bill Maher, Sam Harris, Richard Dawkins and Christopher Hitchens have all been frustrated by this question: Why is the Left refusing to lift a finger against the most... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Pope Francis Ousts Powerful Conservative Cardinallate from the public relations Pope. See the Netflix documentary "The Keepers".
Op-Ed News / Posted 20 days ago
late from the public relations Pope. See the Netflix documentary "The Keepers". Also read "Missionary Position" by Christopher Hitchens, a great piece of investigative journalism about the Ghoul of Calcutta, Mother Teresa who got her bony... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Author's Page for Nafeez AhmedFebruary 8, 2010(9 comments) Hitchens Has No Clothes: A Response to 'Vidal Loco
Op-Ed News / Posted 28 days ago
February 8, 2010(9 comments) Hitchens Has No Clothes: A Response to 'Vidal Loco' Nafeez Ahmed faces off with Christopher Hitchens in a response to Hitchens's hitpiece on Gore Vidal in this month's Vanity Fair. Covers issues like the... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Are Mass Extinctions Periodic, And Are We Due For One?“That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence
ScienceBlogs / Posted 30 days ago
“That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.” -Christopher Hitchens 65 million years ago, a catastrophic impact from outer space caused the last great mass extinction on Earth, destroying 30% of the species that... Read more
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The Forward
Revisiting Tony Kushner’s ‘Angels In America’ In The Trump Erato say anything about what actually happens in “Angels in America.” It’s a play
The Forward / Posted 30 days ago
to say anything about what actually happens in “Angels in America.” It’s a play so vast that it eludes summary. As Christopher Hitchens wrote just before the first half of “Angels,” “Millennium Approaches,” came to Broadway in 1993, “It’s... Read more

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