Anybody out there hear of him or read him? He is the latest media darling atheist. Isn't it so shocking ... someone doesn't believe in God ... what a story!
I heard him a bit on NPR but I turned it quickly, he drove me crazy. Not his atheism, his stupidity.
Here is an interesting article on him in the LA Times.
Naturally, there are critics (and not just religious ones) who consider Harris an alarmist or just plain wrong. The New York Sun's Adam Kirsch wrote that the book "belongs not in the 21st century, but the 17th." Alan Cochrum of the Fort Worth (Texas) Telegram wrote that "the reward for spending $16.95 and an hour of time to read this book is the same as for whacking yourself on the head with a cast-iron skillet: It feels so good when you stop."