An Interview Between Christian Todd Friel and Christopher Hitchens

From Debunking Christianity, an awesome interview with Christopher Hitchens. Friel: “If God created you and provides everything for you, does he have rights on your life?” Hitchens: “No. I don’t accept anyone’s right to own me. I created my children and provide for them, but I don’t own them. Besides, would this mean that the sick and starving for whom God has not provided are not owned by God?” Friel:

A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse

Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse is a documentary about the making of Francis Ford Coppola’s Apocalypse Now. Coppola fired his lead actor after several weeks of shooting, his replacement lead actor had a heart attack half way through the 238-day shoot, hurricanes destroyed his sets, army helicopters were called away in the middle of hugely expensive shots, and he didn’t have an ending. Good times! From DVD Talk: In

“Mad Men” – Season 1 is the Best

I watched the TV show Mad Men over Xmas, the first 3 seasons of it (13 episodes each). Season 1 and 2 on DVD and season 3 from a friend who TiVoed it and made me a copy. The story revolves around an ad agency in the early 1960s on Madison Avenue in New York. Everybody smokes and drinks all day long. Men are entirely chauvinistic and women have to