Christopher Hitchens Still Doesn't Believe in the Afterlife

September 18, 2010

Walter Owen reviews the "Is there an afterlife?" debate between CH and Shmuley Boteach at Cooper Union on September 16, 2010.

Read his review here. (Vanity Fair)

Shmuley and Christopher

A rabbi and an atheist walk into a room …

"But Hitch, being Hitch, sauntered out onto the stage at Cooper Union’s Great Hall wearing a beige suit, tailored to his newly chemo-svelte frame, and smiling beneath his new cue-ball dome. He carried a bottle of water, and a plastic cup filled with brown liquid that probably wasn’t medicine."

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