“The word ‘nullify’ . . . turned the Constitution into waste paper. . . . That’s why I take dismissers of the Constitution seriously.”
by Thomas Fleming
“Mr. Madison, call your office!”
“I beg your pardon?
“I’m only half kidding. As if we didn’t have enough trouble holding the country together, a law professor at university located in our national capital recently published an article in a major newspaper, entitled ‘Let’s Give Up on the Constitution.'”
“Why does he think we should do that?”
“He quotes Tom Jefferson, who believed every constitution should expire after a single generation. The professor doesn’t seem to realize he’s succumbing to Tom’s wackiest idea, ‘The Earth Belongs to the Living.’ Continue reading