May 9, 2017

SO ON A FACULTY EMAIL LIST I’M NOT PART OF (BUT PEOPLE EMAILED ME FROM) there’s talk of “Denormalizing” Justice Gorsuch. The idea is that any 5-4 decisions in which Gorsuch is on the winning side should be “quarantined” as “illegitimate.”

Well, somebody will be denormalized — and possibly quarantined as illegitimate — by this approach. . . .