"Only the refusal to listen guarantees one against being ensnared by the truth" - Robert Nozick
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
Old and Busted: Situational Constitiutionalism
New hotness: Cafeteria Constitutionalism-- n. the act of selecting the parts of the Constitution that best support your worldview while ignoring those that preclude your policy preferences.
I was encouraged to stake my claim to the phrase. I happen to like it better than "Situational Constitutionalism" so consider the claim staked. but, alas, a quick google search and it seems I'm a few months too late.
I understand that this becomes a pretty weak blogpost, then, so to make up for it I give you kittehs playing paddy cake: