Newsweek Exclusive: Christopher Hitchens Hates Sports, Doesn’t “Believe in Miracles”


Christopher, why don’t you tell us what you really think about sporting events because I don’t believe your latest Newsweek piece, “Fool’s Gold,” did the job.
With trademark flourish, you revealed a portfolio of the world’s worst behavior, decrying sports competition as the catalyst.  As your subtitle stated,
How the Olympics and other international competitions breed conflict [...]