Hitchens on homophobia

C. G. Estabrook galliher at alexia.lis.uiuc.edu
Sun Feb 28 17:40:10 PST 1999

Lush or not, Hitchens certainly seems to be able to take care of himself in debate. The following line is lovely, in the circumstances:

> Hitchens' response in a London Review of Books letter to the editor.
> (3/4/99):
> ... Some good critics regard this [i.e., Cockburn's `outing' of
> Hitchens] as one of Cockburn's more polished pieces, especially dealing
> as it does with the absolute and inflexible requirement never to rat on
> an old pal...

--C. G. Estabrook

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