Scalia: The Constitution Is 'Dead, De...

Scalia: The Constitution Is 'Dead, Dead, Dead, Dead'

There are 9 comments on the CBS Local story from Dec 11, 2012, titled Scalia: The Constitution Is 'Dead, Dead, Dead, Dead'. In it, CBS Local reports that:

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia on Monday found himself defending his legal writings that some find offensive and anti-gay. Speaking at Princeton University, Scalia was asked by a gay student why he equates laws banning sodomy with those barring bestiality and murder.

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Since: Oct 10

San Francisco

#1 Dec 11, 2012
The Constitution Is 'Dead, Dead, Dead, Dead'

Too bad the same can't be said of Scalia.


Since: Nov 12

Location hidden

#3 Dec 11, 2012
Yea for Scalia, so he won't have to follow it and make up his own set of rules for everyone else to follow.

“Together for 24, legal for 5”

Since: Sep 07

Littleton, NH

#4 Dec 11, 2012
Originalist: "I never cease to be amazed how often the Founding Fathers thought just like I do now, two centuries later."

“Married 6/17/08”

Since: Feb 07

Porterville, CA

#5 Dec 11, 2012
IF what he says is true, then replace all of our modern weapons with muskets.


Since: Aug 08


#6 Dec 11, 2012
Norfolk Pig Farmer wrote:
Long live Scalia, he is a bastian of hope in this den of iniquity we call the USA.
We truly wish Justice Scalia would simply recuse himself......but seeing as that's not going to happen........we will just have to convince 5-6 others to rule in our favor!!!

Scalia needs to be removed from the bench if he believes the Constitution is dead, something he has sworn to uphold and has proven time and again his opinion matters more than doing his duty!!!

Grand Rapids, MI

#8 Dec 11, 2012
I wish you were dead dead dead dead!

Since: Dec 08

Toronto, ON, Canada

#9 Dec 11, 2012
Norfolk Pig Farmer wrote:
Long live Scalia, he is a bastian of hope in this den of iniquity we call the USA.
Go sleep with your charges.

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Since: Jan 08

Defiance, Ohio

#10 Dec 11, 2012
Even if one views the constitution as a dead, dead, dead, dead document, how does that alter the mandate that "No state shall make or enforce any law which shall abridge the privileges or immunities of citizens of the United States; nor shall any State deprive any person of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws."?


#11 Dec 11, 2012
Norfolk Pig Farmer wrote:
Long live Scalia, he is a bastian of hope in this den of iniquity we call the USA.
Amen to that!

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