Attacking Sotomayor: Race to the Bottom

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As NYU School of Law Professor Kenji Yoshino noted when he declared his support for Sonia Sotomayor in The Nation's forum "Following Souter," President Obama's nominee for Supreme Court Justice "is a judge's judge" who "would be a great successor to a great justice." That has not stopped the conservative pundits--never the best judges of character or intelligence (eg: Bush, George W.)--from attacking the eminently qualified Sotomayor. Media Matters has assembled a collection of the right's most unhinged, delusional reactions to her nomination.

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