He’s Not Amy Barrett, But the Left's Freak-out is Reassuring

Here's why there is palpable, even if ultimately misplaced, disappointment on the right: because Barrett was a slam dunk

Even if it wasn’t spoken outwardly amidst the clinched-teeth “Yay Kavanaugh” smiles on the right, there’s no denying the…

This was, after all, Robert Bork’s rightful seat – a post denied to the eminently qualified, constitutional conservative by a cabal spearheaded by a different Kennedy named Ted. Ironically, Robert Bork died in 2012, meaning that former President Obama would have had the opportunity to fill this vacancy. How fitting if Trump would have nominated a Bork-clone to fill it for the next half-century.