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Nine Justices or Fifty States? Who Should Decide Gay Marriage?

Drik Wrote: Mar 29, 2013 7:54 AM
The final nail. Congress has blissfully ignored the Constitution. The executive branch has been actively undermining it. Now the Supremes have given both the rubber stamp of approval.

I would like to think that Supreme Court justices are smarter than I am.

At one level, they surely are. Their years of devotion to the practice and analysis of law involves countless pages of book-learning I will never undertake. Their brains must fairly bulge with minutiae I cannot grasp.

But there is a difference between intelligence and wisdom. There are high school dropouts who have deep wells of astuteness about how to think, act and live in an enlightened way. And there are Ph.D.’s I would not let into my house.

In one stunning moment Tuesday from the Supreme Court...