Links: 20 February 2016

Desmond Tutu’s warning shot: Jacob Zuma and ANC worse than Apartheid Govt

RIP: Was Justice Scalia the Last Great Supreme Court Justice? | Cato @ Liberty: “Now, two qualifications are paramount for possible Supreme Court justices: 1) youth; 2) ideological conformity. The grueling nomination process also means that prospective nominees must have led ideologically milquetoast lives, never having said too much to push the wrong people’s buttons, but having said just enough to convince the party that they are a predictable, party-line vote. Certainly, a Scalia nomination today would have no chance of winning approval.   Truly brilliant legal minds like Scalia help create the intellectual framework for our judicial system, and I fear that we will not see many more like him.”

Two stories about privacy and cybersecurity:

News from Eastern Europe: cause for concern, or overblown?

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I’m a native North Jerseyan, exiled to the land of Phillies fans…an Old Testament professor and former liturgist…husband to Corrie…father to Daniel and Elizabeth…eldest sibling to three, brother-in-law to Josh and Hannah…uncle to Marshall.
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