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Subject:  Scalia makes it easy Date:  10/6/2012  4:41 PM
Author:  Goofyhoofy Number:  410499 of 457005

Among these insights was that it’s easy to figure out what the Constitution demands, and that any idiot could correctly decide the most controversial cases. Sounding more like The Onion than a conservative intellectual, he said:

“The death penalty? Give me a break. It’s easy. Abortion? Absolutely easy. Nobody ever thought the Constitution prevented restrictions on abortion. Homosexual sodomy? Come on. For 200 years, it was criminal in every state.”

Heck, no need to even think about it, which pretty much sums up Scalia. How did he ever get a reputation as a thinker?

A little more:

Consider his dis