There were different phases and stages, distinct strains and variants; there was death and grief and new life and rebirth.
Some of the seeming blockbusters fizzled: The Affordable Care Act challenge not only failed, but got kicked to the curb.
The swearing cheerleader got a lot of media attention, because who doesn’t like Cocoa Hut, middle fingers, and varsity cheer?
Yet when the Supreme Court predictably turned them away, the conservative justices received praise for staying out of the election.
It looks, in short, like an ultra-conservative Supreme Court that has taken aim at the one right preservative of all other rights.
It was always silly to expect a monumental shift during Barrett’s first eight months on the bench. »