What can be asserted without proof can be dismissed without proof.
Welcome to an unofficial Christopher Hitchens site. firstname.lastname@example.org
Christopher Hitchens (1949 - 2011) was an Anglo-American author and journalist. His books made him a prominent public intellectual and a staple of talk shows and lecture circuits. He was a columnist and literary critic at Vanity Fair, Slate, The Atlantic, World Affairs, The Nation, Free Inquiry and a variety of other media outlets. He was named one of the world's "Top 100 Public Intellectuals" by Foreign Policy and Britain's Prospect.
Are we committed to Afghanistan or to Hamid Karzai's government?
By Christopher Hitchens
Friends of his would enjoy disputing whether his heart or his ego was the larger, but it was sad to know, as Richard Holbrooke's heart eventually burst, that he had strained a good deal of it in upholding a policy in which much of his best advice had been, or was being, ignored. Read More (Slate)
James Shapiro goes after natural selection again (twice) on HuffPo - Jerry
Coyne - Why Evolution Is True
I hate to give attention to my Chicago colleague James Shapiro’s bizarre
ideas about evolution, which he publishes weekly on *HuffPo* rather than in