(1) The utter incompetence of its historical analysis.
(2) The dark moral worldview that would support such an analysis.
The one thing Pat has right is that Hitler secretly admired the British who he regarded as a Germanic people. He was supposedly reluctant to go to war with them. It was the Russians he hated as an inferior race: ‘Slavs’.
If I may add a third, it’d be Pat’s attack on Hitchens as a Brit, gah-gah over losing the Empire. It’s typical of Buchanan’s style of argument.