nebraskalawprof at yahoo.com
Thu Apr 23 08:58:05 PDT 2009
A few years ago, Justice Scalia criticized balancing tests by saying
that it is like trying to decide if "a rock is heavier than a string is
But I can't remember where he said this. I just did a West Law search and nothing came up.
Does anyone remember the citation for this Scalia gem?
Welpton Professor of Law
University of Nebraska College of Law
Lincoln, NE 68583-0902
"Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch. Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting
the vote."--Ben Franklin (perhaps misattributed, but still worthy of Franklin)
"It's a funny thing about us human beings: not many of us doubt God's existence and then start sinning. Most of us sin and then start doubting His existence." --J. Budziszewski (The Revenge of Conscience) "Once again the ancient maxim is vindicated, that the perversion of the best is the worst." -- Id.
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