it's crazy letter day here at interweb detritus.
the gist? larry tribe, in a letter to president obama, recommended against sonia sotomayor. why?
"Bluntly put," Tribe said, "she's not nearly as smart as she seems to think she is, and her reputation for being something of a bully could well make her liberal impulses backfire and simply add to the fire power of the" conservative wing of the court.
don't believe me? see here.