Mother Jones provides some reasons for Americans to take heart with regard to the nomination of Christian fundamentalist Richard Honaker to the federal bench.
From the article:
George Bush thinks trial lawyers are the root of all evil. He rails against them in speeches, campaigned against them as governor of Texas, and generally regards them as greedy extortionists out to wreck big business. Unless, of course, they work tirelessly to ban abortion, in which case, they are fit for a lifetime appointment to the federal judiciary.