Thursday, May 19, 2005
Ars Politica's "Nuclear Fallout"
Aptly named, "Nuclear Fallout" is Ars Politica's response to my question about what would happen if the "Nuclear Option" is pursued by the Senate, kiling the minority filibuster against judicial nominations. Cleverly, humorously pointing out the obvious first consequence, Ars Politica goes on to present several disturbing effects, including greater control over all three branches of government going into the hands of lobbyists/corporate interests. Take a deep breath, then go over there to read the whole posting if you'd like.