What can be asserted without proof can be dismissed without proof.
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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.
The movie's screenwriter goes too far in defending his version of history.
By Christopher Hitchens
"Brush even a fingertip against the balloon of Hollywood ambition and prize-mania, and it can burst with gratifying speed, emitting huge gusts of narcissism and megalomania. Ever since I, and one or two others, published some criticisms of The King's Speech, there has been a lovely value-for-money response of outraged ego."
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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