Did Anybody NOT See This Coming?

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    A key point in the story;

    Those Senators in the red states knew it was political suicide to oppose the Alito vote.
     
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    Wait, Ted Kennedy was sober that long?
     
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    Yeah, I can't remember when, but Rush pointed out that he was drooling so much over this thing he wanted to blab about that he actually decided to stay sober long enough to blab about it. What Rush pointed out was the distinctive lack of a drunken slur in his speech.
     
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    I noticed Byrd, as well as Clinton and a couple of others, actually passed on the vote, at least the first time around. I figured it was a political move so they couldn't be accused of casting a deciding vote or something.
     

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