The Corner

Scalia’s Indifference Goes to Eleven

Associate Justice Antonin Scalia — once again — won’t be attending the State of the Union address:

The conservative-leaning jurist said that he hasn’t “gone to the State of the Union in at least 10 years, and I’m not starting tomorrow night either.”

Meanwhile, Associate Justice Samuel Alito — he of “not true” — is taking advantage of an impeccably well-timed speaking engagement in Hawaii to skip out on the president’s speech.

No word on which of the other Supremes will be in attendance. 

UPDATE: Associate Justice Clarence Thomas won’t be in attendance, either.

Daniel Foster — Daniel Foster has been news editor of National Review Online since 2009, and was a web site editor until 2012. His work has appeared in The American Spectator, The American ...

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