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A seventeen LL talk we're -- -- all Atlantic negative response.
What you know first -- well let's dispense quickly with the politics.
Elena Kagan is going to be confirmed and she's going to be confirmed for two reasons one.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Dean of the Harvard Law School the first female solicitor -- -- -- a general in the United States and on a Harvard law school for its female date.
But but the liberals I'm like remember when Harriet Miers was submitted to the senate by President Bush it was concern.
-- it is that Republicans who abandon our.
Because she had no track record.
They didn't think she was conservative enough and they couldn't trust is how -- -- now liberals.
And progressives are not going to abandon Elena -- remember she came to Providence under the Clinton administration.
And it would Barack Obama who appointed her as solicited other animal he's no John Mitchell CNN the liberal and she will be consistent.
And the other reason is that he will not change the ideology of the court.
She's replacing perhaps the most liberal member of the court and that's why Republicans will not oppose -- Because they know that it doesn't change the current make up at Republicans -- conservatives will save their ammunition.
The white boy that begs the point -- which most likely would be a conservative.
Leaving the court.
At being replaced by appointment from President Obama particularly if he's reelected in 2000 while.
And that will be when you will see.
The nuclear option in terms of filibuster that -- -- failed well Alina with many questions but she will be confirmed but but you know dot.
That would that would but the politics.
What's even more fascinating to me is how America has evolved over these last 200 years I've heard people refer to the ethnicity aspect of the Supreme Court.
And try to downplay it but I think that's out of embarrassment no one wants to really get involved and -- -- -- -- -- -- talking about it.
But I but.
Alan Dershowitz a few weeks ago said America was founded.
As a Protestant country while I can I could actually make that a little more correct it wasn't for.
How did at the Protestant country because in fact it was founded as a secular nation where religion was not going to be the state religion.
But it was founded by the Protestants and it was it back lot less than two and under the Anglo Saxon.
I don't may in fact develop America and represented the only.
Of America let's fast forward to the Eisenhower years under president Eisenhower that was at one time doing his administration.
He had eleven members of his cabinet.
One -- Catholic all of the other ten.
Not only were they all Protestant.
Not of them were Episcopalians.
Which has always represented the highest most -- -- format.
With the ruling -- acting class to the back and I it would that this thing.
The argument it would and it's an early morning Uga today he's episcopalian.
Ron region Lisovicz is mr.
Very consistent that as the elite group.
And -- back at that show you where we were in the 59 out of ten with only Protestant.
But -- episcopalian.
Now we get to today and we've content that's why the fact the reverend -- detail -- -- Brooklyn out of Brooklyn a candidate theologian.
Used to tell the story of how out of religion evolved and a racquet and he said it was like this if you were back this admit -- Edouard to watch.
If you were back that this that you had learned to -- If you were presbyterian.
Admit you had been to college and if you were episcopalian.
Admit your investments -- turned out well.
-- best -- that that's essentially how we Bebop so we come from that 2.0 way today.
We now have an African and back in as president of the United States.
We have a female.
Battalion American Catholic as speaker of the house.
And on the Supreme Court with this appointment we will have of the -- members six -- Catholics and three who would you wish that I want to question you asked me about African American I'm an advocate of back in and we have an African American -- -- court.
And I would gladly trade that -- to get him off.
And I'm not -- and I have an eight any time in any day of the way don't Briere and that's probably didn't know -- -- -- -- -- I had to black on -- -- -- -- me do that I had my -- on the front.
The bottom -- I thought that they about the Holloway Karl.
It's -- John Mitchum and Stuart Taylor John legion and that's right Stewart yeah it was we just could not.
Let that go no of course not -- -- product that you know you're always they're always terrific.
Followers learned some.
It's always fun and it was only one question and a big -- Good to be with you -- you take Canada Carl -- parliament to brutal crime drama here on the Imus won't.
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