Thursday, June 13, 2024

Money Can't Buy You Love

Mostly not, but it can buy you deference, and decades of deference does rot brains.

True of rich guys, true of leading politicians, and certainly true of Supreme Court Justices who have had decades of little aside from press coverage reassuring them of their superior status. Sure "we'd" criticize Scalia's opinions sometimes, but NO ONE CAN DOUBT HE'S A GENIUS. That kind of thing.