Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea. —Henry Fielding

11 May 2004

I love the Supreme Court!

I'm listening to reports on Justice Harry Blackmun's papers. He said that at some point during the world series in the Nixon era, the clerks sent in a memo saying

"Vice President Agnew has resigned. Mets 3. Reds 2."

How Oscar Wilde is this?