Tuesday, 15 May 2007

The Chris and Al show

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I'm sorry to have missed it, but the New York Times has a very comprehensive record of the debate between Christopher Hitchens and Al Sharpton which sounds like great fun. Behind the sometimes overbearing pompous and bumptious style of both lie two great rhetorical traditions - well versed freethinking Eng-Lit-Crit cut with leftie rabble rousing (Hitch) and the power and glory and streetwise down home humour of the African American vernacular (Big Al). It ended up in something of a love-in it appears. Ahhh