Clarence Thomas suggests that high court will soon legalize gay marriage in all 50 states

Even as recently as the beginning of this still-young century, it would have been almost unthinkable that same-sex marriage would soon be legal in every American state. But just such a situation now seems more likely than not. And don’t just take my word for it. Even one of the U.S. Supreme Court’s staunchest opponents of gay marriage seems ready to concede defeat, as we see HERE: The U.S. Supreme Court’s move on Monday to allow gay marriage to proceed in Alabama is the strongest signal yet that the justices are likely to rule in June that no state can restrict marriage to only heterosexual couples. Of the nine justices, only two – conservatives Clarence Thomas and Antonin Scalia – dissented from the court’s refusal to block gay weddings from starting in Alabama. Gay marriage is now legal in 37 states. Thomas acknowledged in a dissenting opinion that the court’s move to allow gay marriages to go ahead “may well be seen as a signal of the court’s intended resolution” as it considers cases from four other states on whether same-sex marriage bans are permitted under the U.S....

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Message to Clarence Thomas

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Oh no! I find myself agreeing with Clarence Thomas!

If I’ve ever mocked Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas for his legendary silence during high-court oral arguments — and I’m sure I have — I take it all back. What could I have been thinking? My own experience from attending countless government committee meetings over the years should have taught me that most of the conversation at these sessions was just pointless blather from people who loved the sound of their own voices. This same dynamic is patently unfair when it occurs during an oral argument before the Supreme Court. It takes away precious time from the litigants in the case at issue. Justice Thomas MADE THIS POINT in a recent speech at the University of Kentucky. And he was...

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Silly speculation: Clarence Thomas for president?

Of all the dumb things I’ve heard or read concerning the dumb race for the Republican presidential nomination, the dumbest is THIS COLUMN, apparently written in all seriousness, about how the GOP should woo Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas as a candidate. Ed Kilgore reacts to this nonsense HERE....

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If Justice Thomas were a liberal, Fox News would go 24/7 with demands for his impeachment

  To bring yourself up to speed on the growing scandal involving Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, check out this CONVENIENT PACKAGE of articles. And there’s more such stuff HERE and HERE and...

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