The Right Coast

January 15, 2006
Why can't we be friends
By Tom Smith

Now that it is clear Judge Alito will be confirmed, we of the permanent government here in Washington would like to get on his good side. There are guest lists to be thought of, former clerks who may be sources, cases we may be party to, and so on. Come, let us reason together. Let us see on which side the bread is buttered. Democracy is a beautiful thing.