That’s how he will go down in history to me. Christopher Hitchens has passed away. Yep, that is an old term, passed away. But he did. Maybe he WAS intelligent–I believe he was and he had great arguments. But, he was also heartless. Is that the way you want to be remembered? Is that the way I want to be remembered? Not I.
He will go down in history as the basher of Mother Teresa. I didn’t hear his bashing in real time. I don’t remember when he did it but you have got to be heartless to bash that woman. A woman who has done more to champion the cause of the downtrodden, poor and neglected than any woman in the modern era. Who could have anything against that woman? Was she perfect, of course not. I know Hitchens was not perfect. Continue reading