Richard Dawkins and hypocrisy

S. snelson at
Tue Dec 17 13:16:51 EST 1996

A. Caian wrote:
> Make sure you tune in to the BBC television broadcast of Carols from
> King's College, Cambridge, on Christmas Eve. If you look very closely you
> might well see Richard Dawkins, arch-atheist, singing away with 'Hark the
> herald angels sing / Glory to the new born King' in the fellows' stall. It
> brought a whole new dimension to my enjoyment of the service; it was akin
> to spotting the Pope at a Black Sabbath concert. No doubt he was thinking,
> as he does of Bach's Mass in B Minor, how much better the music would have
> been had it been written about natural selection.


Beautiful.  And, if Ricky is out there, I have a message for you:

"Methinks a bowlful of prunes would do thee a world of good."


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