What criteria are the right-wing blogs using to determine of Alito is a good pick for the Court? They like the choice because it divides the country. If the Americans who they perceive to be on the “other side” don’t like this choice, that’s good enough for them.
Blogs for Bush:
Need more proof that Alito was a good pick? MoveOn.org just sent out the following email to its members..
Samuel Alito: A Judge Not Recommended By Harry Reid
Cry Me a River . . .
As if any more confirmation were needed that Alito is a fabulous pick, this piece reports that — predictably — the Democrats are unhappy about it.
Of course, it is clear that a fight will be waged over this nomination. This fight should be welcomed.
PoliPundit likes the nomination because it will cause a Constitutional crisis:
This is such sweet music:
Republicans said that any attempt to deny Alito a yes-or-no vote would return the Senate to the brink of a showdown that was avoided last spring only when seven lawmakers from each party brokered a compromise. This time, they said they would crush Democratic opposition.
You hear that, Barbara Boxer? CRUSH!
General: “Conan, what is best in life?”
Conan: “To crush your enemies, see them driven before you, and to hear the lamentations of the women!”
They enjoy being nasty. They want a fight.