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Washington Observer Reporter
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:30:00 -0700

Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis once remarked that states are the “laboratories of democracy,” and if that's the case, then the lab in Kansas is being overseen by someone more akin to Victor Frankenstein than Albert Einstein, and he's created one ...
 
The New Orleans Advocate
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 17:45:00 -0700

The Supreme Court's Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. said taxes are the price we pay for civilization. In places like Luanda, there are taxes, too — but what do they get for the taxpayer? Not the safety and security, relative to others, that we achieve in ...
 
Walton Tribune
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 20:56:15 -0700

Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. was 87, when he passed a pretty girl on the street and remarked to a friend, “Oh, to be 70 again.” Agatha Christie, queen of the mystery novel, was married to a noted archaeologist. When she was asked ...
 
Norwich Bulletin
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 23:05:29 -0700

One of Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.'s most famous quotes is: “Taxes are the price we pay for a civilized society.” I was thinking that other day when my property tax bill for my car arrived. I felt extremely civilized. Don't be shy -- it's OK to admit ...

New Statesman

New Statesman
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 07:28:28 -0700

But, just as US Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr said of taxes, consider it “the price we pay for civilisation” - a civilisation we hold the collective keys to. Chris Ruen is the author of Freeloading: How our insatiable appetite for free ...
 
Green Bay Press Gazette
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0700

As Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. famously wrote in 1919, "The most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic." (That often is misinterpreted and misquoted as ...
 
InsiderOnline
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 07:15:00 -0700

Even someone as open-minded as Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., voted in Schenck v. United States in 1919 to curb free speech; he argued that speech akin to “falsely shouting fire in a theater and causing panic” should not be allowed.
 
Utica Observer Dispatch
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 06:13:21 -0700

The men – with their distinctive Greek Cross insignia on their caps – were greeted by the president and immediately began to march toward Fort Stevens, led by Wright and his aide-de-camp, Lt. Col. Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. (later to become a justice on ...
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