And all Hell is breaking loose. Couldn’t they wait until Monday?
Scalia gone. I hate to admit this, but I was happy to hear the news – not that I hate the guy. If I could have prevented his death I would have. But this is an opportunity to reverse 3 to 4 decades of stupid and harmful s—! Now I feel guilty that this was my first reaction. The peril of being a bleeding heart liberal.
His body is still warm. But already the Republicans are talking stonewall of his replacement!
Republicans are talking about disallowing any replacement until there is a new President. F— that! I hope the Democrats push the issue through the whole election campaign – day after day, week after week. Make it a f—ing referendum on Republican cynicism!
Thing is, even without the replacement, the game is changed. Any case which results in a 4-4 tie basically upholds the lower court decision. Here’s a list.
The reports are that he was on a hunting trip when he died. Anybody looking into Dick Cheney’s whereabouts?