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The next Tangled Bank will be held on Wednesday, the 4th of July, at Aardvarchaeology. Send those patriotic, all-American links in to the Swedish guy, to me, or to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Beyond that, this is an open thread. Say something profound.
Since the most important aspect of trial-by-jury was eliminated in the US, the institution is pointless. There’s no advantage or purpose to it.
What was that aspect?
The idea that there’s an “American civil religion” is not new. What is new that the “Americanism” book is written by someone who proudly admits to adhere to it.
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I had known that Jérôme Lejeune was the fellow who had discovered that Down Syndrome was…
I don’t say this lightly, but Saletan is one of the more dishonest pundits out there…