Friday, January 29, 2010

L'Ex-Dauphin Attaque Le Roi

Christopher Hitchens, Gore Vidal's one-time appointed successor, rightly takes down Gore Vidal.

1 comment:

George Pal said...

The last line of the article says it all - Vidal, in his witticisms was always in earnest as Wilde never was. A criminal national tragedy (9/11) exposed Vidal for what he has always been just as the personal tragedy that was a crime against him (Reading Gaol) revealed Wilde for what he had always been.

Thanks for the link.

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