Thanksgiving Is Ruined
August 08, 2005
"It writhes! -- it writhes! -- "
Hobbes in Leviathan called corporations "many lesser commonwealths in the bowels of a greater, like worms in the entrails of a natural man."
In the possibly forthcoming Age of the Scalia/Roberts Supreme Court, we will see the official stamp of approval put on robust arguments now appearing as mere, tentative microfilariae:
Wal-Mart: too big to be sued
Clear Channel: immune from suit because the corporation has become the state
-- with mortal pangs