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Willful ignorance of science is not commendable. Refusing to learn the difference between a credible source and a shill is criminally stupid.
If Rehnquist didn't retire in the winter of '01/spring of '02 when Bush could have gotten a nominee through the Senate, I can't see him retiring now. Sadly, he'll probably die on the bench, as the odds would be miniscule he would be impeached.