“How could the man who sang so empathetically about a girl dying of tuberculosis in 1967’s ‘T.B. Sheets’ now speak and sing so callously about a disease that has claimed the lives of more than 3 million people worldwide? There is no easy answer to this question, but there are episodes and details from his past that help elucidate how he might have adopted this distasteful and dangerous new point of view.” LA Times: What happened to Van Morrison? The fall from eccentric genius to conspiracy theorist. (At this point, Van can’t even confirm that the girl is brown-eyed.)