Since 11 September 2001, the world has divided into those who think that Christopher Hitchens is a beacon of moral clarity, sharp thinking and even sharper writing, and those who think he’s lost it completely. I’ve resisted the latter conclusion a bit on the grounds that I think he’s been writing some of his best lit crit over these last few years, however much I’ve disliked his political journalism, which I’ve more or less stopped reading. But some snippets from the last few days which I’ve stumbled across online suggest that, yes, he’s lost it completely.

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