Fisking John Paul Stevens NYT Repeal the 2nd Amendment Piece

While it was very nice of Retired Justice John Paul Stevens to give this in-kind contribution to the efforts of the GOP to keep the house, the fact that one of the leading Jurists in the nation choose to write a piece so divorced from reality demands a proper fisking and I'm just the Sicilian … Continue reading Fisking John Paul Stevens NYT Repeal the 2nd Amendment Piece

Justice Stevens Keeps It Real

by baldilocks Today, everyone is talking about the op-ed penned by retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens. Rarely in my lifetime have I seen the type of civic engagement schoolchildren and their supporters demonstrated in Washington and other major cities throughout the country this past Saturday. These demonstrations demand our respect. They reveal the … Continue reading Justice Stevens Keeps It Real

A Helpful Clarification from Justice Stevens

'When I use a word,' Humpty Dumpty said, in rather a scornful tone, 'it means just what I choose it to mean — neither more nor less.' 'The question is,' said Alice, 'whether you can make words mean so many different things.' 'The question is,' said Humpty Dumpty, 'which is to be master — that's … Continue reading A Helpful Clarification from Justice Stevens