Hitchens: “This is what the Republican Party has done to us this year: It has placed within reach of the Oval Office a woman who is a religious fanatic and a proud, boastful ignoramus.”
The false reverence of head in the sand stupidity and contempt for knowledge has been the most dangerous trend in the last decade. Most of those who preach it don’t believe it (the son of a President and Yale graduate against the elite? only in America, folks). But they fan its flames and we may all pay a price heavier than the ones already levied.