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Christopher Hitchens vs Joan Walsh on Hillary Clinton

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By Ben Cohen

In a decent debate on 'Hard Ball' with Chris Matthews, Joan Walsh schools Christopher Hitchens over his vitriolic response to the announcement of Hillary Clinton as Secretary of State. Although there is much wrong with the Clintons, Hitchens bizarre obsession with them borders on the psychotic, and you get the distinct impression he is projecting rather than offering sober analysis (and sober is not something you usually associate with the drink sodden former Trotskyite):