Corey Robin: Antonin Scalia, 10 June 2010
Show More American Original: The Life and Constitution of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia by Joan Biskupic.
Farrar, Straus, 434 pp., $28, November 2009, 978 0 374 20289 7Show More
“... so Old School, he’s Old Testament.’ Scalia certainly has not charmed his way to influence. As Joan Biskupic documents in American Original, he is much given to mocking his colleagues’ intelligence and questioning their integrity. Sandra Day O’Connor, who sat on the court from 1981 to 2006, was a frequent object of his ridicule and scorn. Of one ...”