Over at my place, an historian who-I-don’t-know-why-he-talks-to-the-likes-of-me noted:
Given the muck you slog through, I understand your appreciation of his rhetoric[.]
That’s true. But given the links in my previous post to the Goldberg articles and the general sentiment against Hitchens, I want to ask you what was asked of me:
If not Hitchens, what conservative (however so broadly defined) would you rather engage in a debate with?
That’s not a direct quotation, but you catch my drift. I’m genuinely curious here, so feel free to name anyone whose name doesn’t involve anything Au.