One of the three segments on last night’s 60 Minutes on CBS was an interview of Christopher Hitchens by Steve Kroft. I didn’t learn a lot new, but watching the man talk is always mesmerizing. There’s a salacious joke about Princess Diana, some self-assessment, a group interview of three of his pals (including Salman Rushdie and the editor of Vanity Fair), and a snippet of his appearance on The Daily Show on the evening after a serious health episode led doctors to tell Hitchens that he probably had metastasized cancer.
One thing that struck me about the interview was the physical resemblance between the young Oxfordian Hitchens:
and one of my rock heroes, Stephen Stills:
h/t: John Danley