Tag Archives: Rule of Law

Evermore Powerful Bombs

There’s no clever opening here. Somehow, somewhere along the way, America became absurd – not mistaken – not momentarily gripped by some irrational fear or some irrational enthusiasm – just absurd. That may be Donald Trump’s doing. Philip Rucker, the … Continue reading

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Neither Law nor Order

Americans understand law and order. There was a television show named that that’s still in syndication. Lennie Brisco (Jerry Orbach) and his partner – those changed over the years – would arrest the bad guy, eventually. Jack McCoy (Sam Waterston) … Continue reading

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Not Really a Game

There are old news hands like Chris Wallace – the son of Mike Wallace of “60 Minutes” – once the moderator of “Meet the Press” on NBC but, since 2003, the solid guy at Fox News. Fox can point to … Continue reading

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Insufficient Justice

It’s a common mistake, often made by people who have some sort of romantic notion about the courts, and particularly the Supreme Court. Imagine a death row appeal, where the Supreme Court finds that the fellow about to be executed … Continue reading

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