Christopher Hitchens

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Gawker
Remember This Stuff?Shakespeare in Love? Remember Arsenio? Remember East Germany? Remember expos
Remember This Stuff?
Gawker / Posted 16 hours ago
Shakespeare in Love? Remember Arsenio? Remember East Germany? Remember exposed brick? Remember brushed nickel? Remember the Bicentennial? Remember slideshows? Remember CB radio? Remember Christopher Hitchens? Remember Luc... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Study quest tests limits for 73-year-old graduandin religious studies. However, during a recent trip to the library he left wit
Study quest tests limits for 73-year-old graduand
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
in religious studies. However, during a recent trip to the library he left with a stack of books by Stephen Hawking and Christopher Hitchens. "I'm going to look at it from that perspective now, but that is all just a different view. "I'll be... Read more
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Christian Today
Why the answer to Christian hypocrisy is Christian holinessthe television set." It's not only religious people who use religion to make m
Why the answer to Christian hypocrisy is Christian holiness
Christian Today / Posted 4 days ago
the television set." It's not only religious people who use religion to make money. A church in London asked me to debate Christopher Hitchens, something I would have been delighted to do. He agreed and it looked as though we would be able to go... Read more
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Salon.com
Required reading in the Year of Trump: Winners, losers and the portrait of a town in declinestill presents the finest exploration of humanity and the “greatest opportunity
Required reading in the Year of Trump: Winners, losers and the portrait of a town in decline
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
still presents the finest exploration of humanity and the “greatest opportunity for moral inquiry,” to use a phrase from Christopher Hitchens, need only begin with Richard Russo’s new novel, “Everybody’s Fool.” In the loose sequel to “Nobody’s... Read more
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The Christian Post
Richard Dawkins: Atheist Christopher Hitchens Considered Converting to Christianity Rumor Is 'Insulting'Christopher Hitchens, journalist and author of his new memoir "Hitch 22," poses
Richard Dawkins: Atheist Christopher Hitchens Considered Converting to Christianity Rumor Is 'Insulting'
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
Christopher Hitchens, journalist and author of his new memoir "Hitch 22," poses for a portrait outside his hotel in New York June 7, 2010. Already infamous for being the socialist who called Margaret Thatcher sexy and as the contrarian who loved... Read more
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The Forward
7 Things About David Horowitz, the Right-Wing Polemicist Who Coined ‘Renegade Jew’ Slur on Bill Kristolhuman and abrasive.” Horowitz promoted something called “Islamofascism Awarene
7 Things About David Horowitz, the Right-Wing Polemicist Who Coined ‘Renegade Jew’ Slur on Bill Kristol
The Forward / Posted 5 days ago
human and abrasive.” Horowitz promoted something called “Islamofascism Awareness Week” in 2007, which sent Ann Coulter, Senator Rick Santorum, Christopher Hitchens and others to U.S. campuses. Left-wing Jewish groups launched protests of the e... Read more
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The Forward
7 Things About David Horowitz, the Right-Wing Polemecist Who Coined ‘Renegade Jew’ Slur on Bill Kristolhuman and abrasive.” Horowitz promoted something called “Islamofascism Awarene
7 Things About David Horowitz, the Right-Wing Polemecist Who Coined ‘Renegade Jew’ Slur on Bill Kristol
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
human and abrasive.” Horowitz promoted something called “Islamofascism Awareness Week” in 2007, which sent Ann Coulter, Senator Rick Santorum, Christopher Hitchens and others to U.S. campuses. Left-wing Jewish groups launched protests of the e... Read more
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The Forward
7 Things About the Polemicist Behind ‘Renegade Jew’ Slur on Bill Kristolhuman and abrasive.” Horowitz promoted something called “Islamofascism Awarene
7 Things About the Polemicist Behind ‘Renegade Jew’ Slur on Bill Kristol
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
human and abrasive.” Horowitz promoted something called “Islamofascism Awareness Week” in 2007, which sent Ann Coulter, Senator Rick Santorum, Christopher Hitchens and others to U.S. campuses. Left-wing Jewish groups launched protests of the e... Read more
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The Forward
7 Things About the Polemicist Behind “Renegade Jew” Slurhuman and abrasive.” Horowitz promoted something called “Islamofascism Awarene
7 Things About the Polemicist Behind “Renegade Jew” Slur
The Forward / Posted 6 days ago
human and abrasive.” Horowitz promoted something called “Islamofascism Awareness Week” in 2007, which sent Ann Coulter, Senator Rick Santorum, Christopher Hitchens and others to U.S. campuses. Left-wing Jewish groups launched protests of the e... Read more
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The Washington Times
Religion headlines worth 5 minutes of your Mondayweek I made some comments about a new book by Evangelical apologist Larry Taunt
Religion headlines worth 5 minutes of your Monday
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
week I made some comments about a new book by Evangelical apologist Larry Taunton who had a friendship with popular atheist Christopher Hitchens. As could have been predicted, once atheists discovered Taunton’s book, the counter arguments would... Read more
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iol.co.za
Racists benefit from false ‘complexity’all want to think of our moms as wholly decent human beings. But none of us are
Racists benefit from false ‘complexity’
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
all want to think of our moms as wholly decent human beings. But none of us are exemplars of virtue. Even Mother Teresa, as Christopher Hitchens reminded us so deliciously, was more a friend of poverty than she was a friend of the poor. It is... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Dying Christopher Hitchens considered Christianity, new book claimsLarry Alex Taunton, an evangelical Christian who authored "The Faith of Christo
Dying Christopher Hitchens considered Christianity, new book claims
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Larry Alex Taunton, an evangelical Christian who authored "The Faith of Christopher Hitchens: The Restless Soul of the World's Most Notorious Atheist.� Photo courtesy of Fixed Point Foundation Before his death at 62, Christopher Hitchens, the... Read more
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Salon.com
The women who accused Bill Clinton: A primer on the sex scandals that Donald Trump won’t stop taunting Hillary abouttrail to return home to Arkansas to preside over the execution of Ricky Ray Rec
The women who accused Bill Clinton: A primer on the sex scandals that Donald Trump won’t stop taunting Hillary about
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
trail to return home to Arkansas to preside over the execution of Ricky Ray Rector, a mentally disabled prisoner. The late Christopher Hitchens sharply criticized Clinton for cynically using the execution as a distraction from negative publicity... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Our Awful Elites Gutted America. Now They Dare Ring Alarms About Trump, Sanders—And Cast Themselves as Saviorsbell raised by Andrew Sullivan, arguably the greatest hypocrite of the Bush era
Our Awful Elites Gutted America. Now They Dare Ring Alarms About Trump, Sanders—And Cast Themselves as Saviors
Naked Capitalism / Posted 16 days ago
bell raised by Andrew Sullivan, arguably the greatest hypocrite of the Bush era, on par with his partner in many crimes Christopher Hitchens (remember “Islamofascism?”). Sullivan proclaims that the election of Trump would be an... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Our Awful Elites Gutted America. Now They Dare Ring Alarms About Trump, Sanders--And Cast Themselves as Saviorsbell raised by Andrew Sullivan, arguably the greatest hypocrite of the Bush era
Our Awful Elites Gutted America. Now They Dare Ring Alarms About Trump, Sanders--And Cast Themselves as Saviors
Op-Ed News / Posted 16 days ago
bell raised by Andrew Sullivan, arguably the greatest hypocrite of the Bush era, on par with his partner in many crimes Christopher Hitchens (remember 'Islamofascism?'). Sullivan proclaims that the election of Trump would be an... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Our awful elites gutted America. Now they dare ring alarms about Trump, Sanders -- and cast themselves as saviors - Salobell raised by Andrew Sullivan, arguably the greatest hypocrite of the Bush era
Our awful elites gutted America. Now they dare ring alarms about Trump, Sanders -- and cast themselves as saviors - Salo
Op-Ed News / Posted 17 days ago
bell raised by Andrew Sullivan, arguably the greatest hypocrite of the Bush era, on par with his partner in many crimes Christopher Hitchens (remember "Islamofascism?"). Sullivan proclaims that the election of Trump would be an... Read more
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Salon.com
Our awful elites gutted America. Now they dare ring alarms about Trump, Sanders — and cast themselves as saviorsbell raised by Andrew Sullivan, arguably the greatest hypocrite of the Bush era
Our awful elites gutted America. Now they dare ring alarms about Trump, Sanders — and cast themselves as saviors
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
bell raised by Andrew Sullivan, arguably the greatest hypocrite of the Bush era, on par with his partner in many crimes Christopher Hitchens (remember “Islamofascism?”). Sullivan proclaims that the election of Trump would be an... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Nothing compares to the Mother City’and throwing seaweed at my relatives. Greatest travel luxury? Having 100 perc
‘Nothing compares to the Mother City’
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
and throwing seaweed at my relatives. Greatest travel luxury? Having 100 percent battery life on my phone. Mortality by Christopher Hitchens. Which place has seduced you? The city of Los Angeles. So many creative people and so many... Read more
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Salon.com
Donald Trump thinks he’s a god. Even worse, his supporters agreeobedience from his subjects, and in this way he resembles the “celestial dictat
Donald Trump thinks he’s a god. Even worse, his supporters agree
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
obedience from his subjects, and in this way he resembles the “celestial dictator” of Christianity (to quote the late Christopher Hitchens). Consider an exchange between Trump and Fox News’ Bret Baier during a Republican presidential debate.... Read more
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The Christian Post
Author Larry Taunton Denies Claim Atheist Christopher Hitchens 'Accepted God' Before DeathChristopher Hitchens, journalist and author of his new memoir "Hitch 22," poses
Author Larry Taunton Denies Claim Atheist Christopher Hitchens 'Accepted God' Before Death
The Christian Post / Posted 25 days ago
Christopher Hitchens, journalist and author of his new memoir "Hitch 22," poses for a portrait outside his hotel in New York June 7, 2010. Already infamous for being the socialist who called Margaret Thatcher sexy and as the contrarian who loved... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Unlearned Historyunjust war. I have no particular stomach to hear an un-indicted Kissinger expla
Unlearned History
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
unjust war. I have no particular stomach to hear an un-indicted Kissinger explain himself again, recalling instead one of Christopher Hitchens' more sensible judgments: "Kissinger should have the door shut in his face by every decent person and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
A saint or sinner? The curious contradiction of Mother Teresaare far from the first to criticise the saint-in-waiting's works. The late, re
A saint or sinner? The curious contradiction of Mother Teresa
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
are far from the first to criticise the saint-in-waiting's works. The late, respected academic, historian and commentator Christopher Hitchens published The Missionary Position: Mother Teresa in Theory And Practice in 1995, two years before her... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)idea to believe in secular liberalism too.It’s quite fashionable these days to
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
idea to believe in secular liberalism too.It’s quite fashionable these days to put the boot into religion. Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens and Sam Harris have all done so, each with great flourish and carnival.It’s also becoming increasingly... Read more
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The New Statesman
How the hunt for black holes causes a rift in physicsthis arresting and at times revelatory study. Chambers, James Burnham, Ronald R
How the hunt for black holes causes a rift in physics
The New Statesman / Posted 29 days ago
this arresting and at times revelatory study. Chambers, James Burnham, Ronald Reagan, Norman Podhoretz, David Horowitz and Christopher Hitchens were different from one another in many ways, some of them quite fundamental. And yet, for each man, his... Read more
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The New Statesman
The left-wing firebrands who turned to the rightthis arresting and at times revelatory study. Chambers, James Burnham, Ronald R
The left-wing firebrands who turned to the right
The New Statesman / Posted 29 days ago
this arresting and at times revelatory study. Chambers, James Burnham, Ronald Reagan, Norman Podhoretz, David Horowitz and Christopher Hitchens were different from one another in many ways, some of them quite fundamental. And yet, for each man, his... Read more
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Business Standard India
Senior moments for baby boomersunsexy, have been eloquently explored recently by Diana Athill (Somewhere Towar
Senior moments for baby boomers
Business Standard India / Posted 29 days ago
unsexy, have been eloquently explored recently by Diana Athill (Somewhere Towards the End), Roger Angell (This Old Man) and Christopher Hitchens (Mortality), among others. Now that the baby boom generation, defined as those born between 1946 and... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Robert Crumb: ‘I was born weird'“Like Sam Shepard,” he snaps. “His work is just a seduction of women.” He has s
Robert Crumb: ‘I was born weird'
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 29 days ago
“Like Sam Shepard,” he snaps. “His work is just a seduction of women.” He has said similar things about Martin Amis and Christopher Hitchens. In the 90s, his ascent to the high table of art began. A 1994 documentary by his friend and bandmate... Read more
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Daily Press
Being alone isn't the same as feeling lonely Senior living columntime. I dissolved into my books; no subject ignored. C. S. Lewis' profound fait
Being alone isn't the same as feeling lonely Senior living column
Daily Press / Posted a month ago
time. I dissolved into my books; no subject ignored. C. S. Lewis' profound faith and philosophy are as intriguing to me as Christopher Hitchens' atheism. I thrive on books that challenge me. I thrive on the gift of being alone. I am not along with... Read more

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