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Conservatives Should Tone Down Criticism of Roberts

lge Wrote: Jul 04, 2012 12:30 PM
Roberts in now on the island of Malta, where he’ll be lecturing on Prostitutional Law. I can’t believe that horse's posterior decided, “To Hell with the country! To Hell with the Constitution! I’m going to vote to maintain the prestige of the Court!” What a feckless little weenie! And that smug, brainless smirk of his! Where did they find this putrid little twerp? Judge Roberts sez, "You wrote 'mandate,' and I know you meant ' tax.' Lend me your eraser, will you? There! All fixed!" Supreme Court says, "This law is legal because a magic unicorn flew out of my butt and told me so. You wanna make something of it?"

Conservatives are apoplectic that John Roberts, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, sided with the liberal wing of the court in largely upholding the constitutionality of The Affordable Care Act (ACA). Their rhetoric has been filled with invective and they have described Roberts as “a traitor to his philosophy” who is “forever stained in the eyes of Conservatives.” His opinion has been called “the worst kind of judicial activism” and characterized as “a 21st century Dred Scott decision.”

You get the picture. In joining the majority in upholding Obamacare, Roberts has become the Benedict Arnold of the Bench.

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