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Roberts' Ruling Took Guts

MarkS6 Wrote: Jun 30, 2012 11:32 AM
Jonah, I’ve read your analysis and others of the SCOTUS ruling and am still left somewhat at loose ends. As is clear from many of the emotional comments to your own article here, this ruling has many Citizens greatly upset. As someone who finds ObamaCare and Obama-Think pretty abhorrent, I wonder if there isn’t a pony somewhere under this pile of crosstalk. My thoughts, apparently a little too long for the "Comments" section, can be found here: .
DMZuniga Wrote: Jul 01, 2012 4:04 PM
Jonah, try this:

D.M. Zuniga, P.E.
Founder, AmericaAgain! Trust
Author, "This Bloodless Liberty

Why not just cut open a goat and be done with it?

In ancient Rome, a special kind of priest called a haruspex would "read" the entrails of sheep to divine the will of the gods, the health of the growing season, or whatever else was weighing on the minds of men. Because animal guts don't, in fact, impart that much information about, say, next year's wheat harvest, the haruspices (called "auspices" in Latin -- from which we get the English word) could pretty much make it up as they went along. The same went for the auguries (priests who studied...