Monday, October 03, 2005

Supreme Corp.

Odd that my rant today was about Corporate money laundering in politics aiding and abetting the enemies of a free America, and now, Bush nominates a Lawyer with absolutely ZERO judicial experience to be a Supreme Court Justice. Hmmmm...What does she have experience in?

Representing Corporations... legally, of course, unlike Mr. DeLay:



* Ms. Miers had a very distinguished career as a trial litigator, representing such clients as Microsoft, Walt Disney Co. and SunGard Data Systems Inc.

2 comments:

  1. Anonymous4:21 PM

    I don't think Rehnquist was a judge either before being nominated. I don't know enough about her to know if it's a good choice(We'll see soon enough) but several justices weren't judges themselves, only clerking for justices.

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  2. Some of the best justices in our history are "lay" people.

    But what really got my goat just now was a local talk show host going on and on about her never having been married. "Now I don't have anything against this woman," he emphasized. "And I hear she's very smart. But there's something wrong with a woman who never gets married."

    Followed by calls about the possibility that she had a hidden husband (after all, who can actually live without a husband) or (worse!) she, um, likes women...

    I almost got enthusiastic about the nomination after all that!

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