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Scalia: The Constitution is dead, you idiot.

By Sean Gibbons

"Scalia: The Constitution is dead, you idiot."

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“In a speech Monday sponsored by the conservative Federalist Society…Scalia criticized those who believe in what he called the ‘living Constitution.’ ‘That’s the argument of flexibility and it goes something like this: The Constitution is over 200 years old and societies change. It has to change with society, like a living organism, or it will become brittle and break. But you would have to be an idiot to believe that.’”

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