What’s Happening with Christopher Hitchens’ Body?

We have an answer, courtesy of Steve Wasserman, Hitchens’ literary agent: “In accordance with Christopher’s wishes, his body was donated to medical research. Memorial gatherings will occur next year.” I wouldn’t have expected anything less. Please consider donating your body (and organs) after you die — there’s no better way to “live on” than helping [Read More...]

Larry King Wants to be Frozen and Brought Back to Life After Death

Brrr! Larry King is hoping for a cold afterlife. The former CNN host told his guests on “CNN Presents: A Larry King Special: Dinner with the Kings” (which aired Dec. 4th) that he wants to be frozen after death “on the hope that they’ll find whatever I died of and they’ll bring me back.”     [Read More...]

Christopher Hitchens Was a Heavyweight

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The New Atheists Weigh in on the Loss of Christopher Hitchens

Sam Harris offers his thoughts on Hitch: I first met Hitch at a dinner at the end of April 2007, just before the release of his remarkable book god is not Great. After a long evening, my wife and I left him standing on the sidewalk in front of his hotel. His book tour was [Read More...]

The Thinking Atheist’s Tribute to Christopher Hitchens

Here’s a wonderful video tribute to Christopher Hitchens by The Thinking Atheist: [Read more...]