All posts tagged: Christopher Hitchens

More days away from death. Further thoughts on Christopher #Hitchens and others.

Cancer

Yes, still somber in the wake of the death of Christopher Hitchens this past Thursday. Since I’ve had cancer, I inevitably focus upon any other person diagnosed with the same type of cancer that I had, esophageal cancer. Now in this past week the two people that I knew of who were currently dealing with that particular type of cancer have died, one on Wednesday and Christopher Hitchens on Thursday. [I might add in here […]

Christopher Hitchens: a tiny obituary for a great writer

Cancer

7:45 I woke early today for no known reason, tossed rather contentedly from my cocoon of bed clothes and eventually dragged the laptop over to begin some writing. Suddenly, I’m met with numbers of articles that mention the death of Christopher Hitchens yesterday. I am sad at more than a loss of a good writer — he and I have/had the same kind of cancer, esophageal cancer. Mine was discovered far earlier in its development […]

Christopher #Hitchens Dies

books / Cancer

Christopher Hitchens Dies at the Age of 62 | NewsFeed | TIME.com Related articles Christopher Hitchens: Remembering The Legendary Writer And Orator (huffingtonpost.com) Christopher Hitchens RIP (craigmurray.org.uk) Christopher Hitchens, 1949-2011 (boingboing.net) Always a Hitch: R.I.P Christopher Hitchens (dangerousminds.net) Christopher Hitchens is dead (blasphemieblog2.wordpress.com) RIP: Christopher Hitchens, at 62 (thedailywh.at) Christopher Hitchens (geoffarnold.com) Writer Christopher Hitchens dies (bbc.co.uk) Atheist Promoter Christopher Hitchens Dead At 62 (inquisitr.com)

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“What can be asserted without evidence can be dismissed without evidence.” via Christopher Hitchens: ‘You have to choose your future regrets’ | interview | Books | The Observer.