“Life, is like a grapefruit”

May 24, 2007

Tomorrow is Towel Day, a day we choose to remember the author and atheist Douglas Adams, by carrying around a towel throughout day.

“Science has lost a friend, literature has lost a luminary, the mountain gorilla and the black rhino have lost a gallant defender (he once climbed Kilimanjaro in a rhino suit to raise money to fight the cretinous trade in rhino horn), Apple Computer has lost its most eloquent apologist. And I have lost an irreplaceable intellectual companion and one of the kindest and funniest men I ever met.”

From Richard Dawkins’ Lament for Douglas.

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