Let's just turn back the clock to 1859…Judge Roberts loves that year, as do Scalia, Roberts, Kennedy, Thomas (!) and Alito. What a shock.
— Bette Midler (@BetteMidler) June 25, 2013
In other words, overturning a small, outdated part of the 1965 Civil Rights Act is tantamount to bringing back slavery.
We already awarded Meltdown of the Day to Melissa Harris-Perry, but perhaps Bette deserves the silver medal.
Indeed, she’s so upset she can’t even make a correct list of the five Supreme Court justices she detests:
http://twitter.com/#!/JLThorpe/status/349619548519014400Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/06/25/bette-midler-on-scotus-voting-rights-decision-lets-just-turn-the-clock-back-to-1859/