PAYING THE WORDS EXTRA: Hey lookit, there's a blog dedicated to exploring what a progressive Constitution would look like in 2020. (via Volokh)Hey lookit, there's this guy... think I've seen him around somewhere....For those who care: My own jurisprudential philosophy, at this point, is wary of rationalist theories, and dedicated primarily to working against the Humpty Dumpty theory of law: "When I use a word," Humpty Dumpty said, in rather a scornful tone, "it means just what I choose it to … [Read more...]

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SEND HIM TO SYRIA and see how sunshiney he is about torture.Alberto Gonzales.Ick.And I note that the latter link concludes, "Senate Democrats are expected to press for full disclosures on these and related matters. But privately, even they acknowledge his confirmation is all but assured."OK, now, why? Look, the headlines Monday were all like, "Arlen Specter in trouble!", and as far as I can tell that was an entirely consciously-ginned-up (yay! this is the kind of gin I like!) … [Read more...]

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EXIT, PURSUED BY A BEAR: Hilarious list of Things I Will Not Do When I Direct A Shakespeare Production. Including but definitely not limited to the following:1. The ghost of Hamlet's father will not be played by the entire ensemble underneath a giant piece of diaphanous black material.10. I will not treat A Midsummer Night's Dream as though it were Un Chien Andalou.25. I will not use long red ribbons to represent blood, particularly if the long red ribbons bear an unnerving resemblance to … [Read more...]

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Rivers lifted his hands to his chin, smelling the medical school smell of human fat and formaldehyde, only partially masked by carbolic soap. He watched Head's expression as he looked at Lucas's shaved scalp, and realized it differed hardly at all from his expression that morning as he'd bent over the cadaver. For the moment, Lucas had become simply a technical problem. Then Lucas looked up from his task, and instantly Head's face flashed open in his transforming smile. A murmur of … [Read more...]

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LINK FROM JULIAN SANCHEZ: Everything that follows is from Hit & Run: Via The Agitator comes the Spending Explosion flash game, in which you slap GOP officials with the Constitution (a Cato Pocket Constitution, to be exact) whack-a-mole style in an attempt to keep runaway spending under control. For extra verisimilitude, it appears to be a Kobayashi Maru. Random D.C. incestuousness aside: The game's designer, Brian Kieffer, now lives in my old apartment.link … [Read more...]

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SUPPORT-THE-TROOPS SITE. In time for the holidays. … [Read more...]

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If you have been wanting to know more about this "Rivers" person who keeps coming up in the book quotes, go here. … [Read more...]

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