"Indeed, the rage of theorists to make constitutions a vehicle for the conveyance
of their own crude, and visionary aphorisms of government, requires to be guarded
against with the most unceasing vigilance."
-- Joseph Story Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States
Book III, § 1857.
Wednesday, December 17, 2003
There can be, it is true, clearer signs that our war in Iraq is having the desired effect, but very few of them have the government involved still standing at the end of the day.