Hennessy's View

non sum dignus

Why We Have Hearings

Elena Kagan reminds me of Norm Peterson’s (Cheers) meltdown in front the brewery president just before he landed his dream job as a beer taster. Poor Elena can’t remember the simplest things—like her own handwriting. Today, Democrat Arlen Specter warned that he may have to vote “no.” She might not be the infanticidal maniac some claim. Instead, she seems to be devoid of any substantial legal thought whatsoever. Read more →