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Supreme Court as an Afterthought

On this day of remarkable human history, it is important the remember that the Framers only added the Supreme Court as an afterthought.

Even then, Benjamin Franklin was deeply concerned about granting too much power to nine specious individuals beyond the reach of the citizenry.