In Memory of Christopher Hitchens, A Nietzschean Lion

Christopher Hitchens was not fond of Nietzsche. When I picked up his Portable Atheist I flipped to the table of contents to see what Nietzsche selections he’d included. And saw none. None?? Possibly the most famous, unabashed, and irreverent atheist of all time was not worthy of inclusion in Hitchens’s compendium? A brief remark found [Read More...]

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To Hitch

To an admirably brazen and rapier tongued man who has made me cheer inside with relief more times than I can count as he has unapologetically dressed down the corrupt, bullied the bullies, and dismissed bullshit, and always done all of this in the most morally unequivocal, creatively articulate, and charmingly pugilistic way. To a [Read More...]

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Debate On The Existence Of An Afterlife

The other day, I posted a fantastic, must-see (and must-spread) rebuke from Christopher Hitchens to those who harass and bully dying atheists in hospitals in hopes of converting them. I have had a couple requests for the full video from which the clip comes, so by popular demand, I offer it here (sight unseen) for [Read More...]

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Hitchens On The Inappropriateness Of Asking Dying Atheists If They’ve Changed Their Mind

Glorious righteous indignation from a master of righteous indignation: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

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Hitchens In Confidence

The latest from our guy: That’s just part one of 6, click through for the whole interview. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

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Happy Birthday, Christopher Hitchens!

Here’s hoping desperately for many returns, against the odds. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

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Hitchens On 60 Minutes

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Christopher Hitchens Rebuts The Atheist Atrocities Charge

Convincing? Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

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How An Omniscient Being Would Fulfill The Desire To Be Known Completely

Jean-Paul Sartre reasoned that the loss of belief in God causes an existential feeling of abandonment.  He was referring to our losing the potential for divine guidance but Jon Adams’s feeling of abandonment is a new one to me.  He wishes he could still believe there was someone up there who knew him completely: Atheist [Read More...]

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