The Final HitchSlap

Yesterday, one of the world’s greatest contemporary public intellectuals left us after a long and painful battle with throat cancer. Christopher Hitchens died at age 62, but this is not an eulogy for the great man, who fearlessly fought against the all-too-human traits of stupidity and ignorance. There are plenty of those around the web already. Nor is this a diatribe about the “way Hitchens changed my life”, although it is...

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