Posted by: bridget | 10 December 2007

More Belated Blogging

Jeff Jacoby on the Federalist Society’s 25th anniversary convention in D.C. a few weeks ago.

Addition: While Mr. Jacoby did a great job describing the role (and expansion) of the Federalist Society, he mentioned, only in passing, that it does not bring lawsuits or take a political stance on any issue.  It is a debating society, not an activist organisation.  It’s mission is the legal and judicial equivalent of after-school Mac users groups who play with their computers and talk about the problems with Windows, compatibility, and always being the underdog.

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Maybe this blogger should have gone up against the chimps – as anyone unfortunate enough to have his credit card, SSN, or other numerically-based identification number in her presence can so attest.

Of course, many of these studies test a very limited set of skills (here, short-term, numerical memory), which has little correlation to anything of import.

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  1. Bridget… my brother in law has posed in interesting question. I would love for you to weigh in…
    http://st4rbux.wordpress.com

  2. I weighed in. :)

    If anyone else happens to read this who knows some con law & wants to correct me, please do so. :)


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