Various thoughts on current events with an emphasis on politics, legal issues, books, movies and whatever is on my mind. Emails can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org; please put "blog comments" in the subject line.
Once, someone annoyed at how originalism was not properly respected and all cited Franklin Pierce to show how FDR suddenly perverted the constitutional order. Yes, we all know how respected Mr. Hawthorne's pal is as a constitutional guidepost. Happy PD!