Amidst the debate on what rights should and should not be afforded Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, more on our questionable trade-off - rights vs. "security" - that may give us neither; the dichotomy between our fear of random violence, which we call terrorism, and our blithe acceptance of guns all around us; the xenophobia of our endless war on terror; and, from the Rude Pundit , the "pain and suffering about to be inflicted on the rest of us" because two "ball-cap-wearing bros watched too much jihadi shit...
"The filibuster didn't come from the Constitution, or from our founders," argued Sen. Tina Smith, one of a growing number of Democrats now coming out against the arcane procdure.
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