…I recently read an article by Nick Dranias on Freedom Outpost that just tickled the living daylights out of my WTF sensors. I know nothing of Mr. Dranias, so I have no axe to grind with him personally, but I found his well-presented arguments specious at best.
The most frightening thing about this whole discussion is the concept of a constitutional amendment. To me, the very discussion of amending our Constitution is so blatantly unnecessary. It is not unlike debating the benefits of “turning out” your mother to work the streets. There may or may not be real fiscal benefits in the short term, and the decision will inevitably be deeply regretted in the long run…