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Chris Hedges’ column, which normally would appear in this space, will return next week. He is finishing work on a book.
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By linda santiago, July 29, 2010 at 6:20 pm Link to this comment
Looking forward to another great book!
By ofersince72, July 27, 2010 at 9:26 am Link to this comment
I missed you, but I bet it wasn’t vice vera !!!!!!
By Leefeller, July 27, 2010 at 7:41 am Link to this comment
Gebibis on a Cheese sandwich (thank you Nemisis)
Cursing through TD, I saw this and realized I did not even know Chris Hedges was gone? It is sort of like Hedges has been replaced by a guy named Bob!
I was gone last week and nobody gave a shit!
By Ed Harges, July 27, 2010 at 7:20 am Link to this comment
By rico, suave, July 26 at 7:18 pm”
By Old Man Turtle, July 27, 2010 at 4:09 am Link to this comment
That the latest Oval Office occupant is also (like his predecessor, and his, and his, and his) just going through the motions of going-through-the-motions, is getting more difficult to deny everyday, even for such recently-enthralled disciples as Mr. Robinson here. Yet no one among them seems eager to “dig” into the “truth” of exactly why that’s true.
Could it be that the die is cast, it’s come-up “craps,” and there’s not a damned thing anybody, even the supposedly “most-powerful-man-in-the-world,” can do about it? So he hits his marks and speaks his lines on-cue (just as they’ve all been doing all-along), because even with the “Global” theater burning-down around the empire, “the bloody show” must go on.
“....first as tragedy, then as farce.”
By rico, suave, July 26, 2010 at 2:18 pm Link to this comment
Must he come back?
By Robespierre115, July 26, 2010 at 2:13 pm Link to this comment
@NYCartist, would you also ask Hitchens to drop his “thing” about religion?
By ofersince72, July 26, 2010 at 12:30 pm Link to this comment
don’t forget Boycott FedEx !!!!
By logkAW, July 26, 2010 at 8:38 am Link to this comment
He has no “thing” about atheism, but about fundamentalism.
By NYCartist, July 26, 2010 at 5:23 am Link to this comment
I hope he gets over his “thing” about atheists.
By kerryrose, July 26, 2010 at 1:59 am Link to this comment
Looking forward to another book!
By Robespierre115, July 26, 2010 at 1:05 am Link to this comment
Great to see Chris is going to give us another gem soon!
I hope he touches on a lot of the topics he’s been covering here like the Greek riots and global warming.
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