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malaise Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-25-09 02:40 PM
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3. Only one word is necessary
Edited on Mon May-25-09 02:42 PM by malaise
JUSTICE - which derives from the word just.

1. The quality of being just; fairness.
2.
a. The principle of moral rightness; equity.
b. Conformity to moral rightness in action or attitude; righteousness.
c. The upholding of what is just, especially fair treatment and due reward in accordance with honor, standards, or law.
d. Law The administration and procedure of law.
e. A judge.
f. A justice of the peace.
3.
a. The upholding of what is just, especially fair treatment and due reward in accordance with honor, standards, or law.
b. Law The administration and procedure of law.
c. A judge.
d. A justice of the peace.
4. Conformity to truth, fact, or sound reason: The overcharged customer was angry, and with justice.
5. Abbr. J. Law
a. A judge.
b. A justice of the peace.



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Empathy is good and just.

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  -ABC News: Obama SC pick may have "empathy" and be counter balance to Scalia book_worm  May-25-09 02:35 PM   #0 
  - Any nominee with an actual heart will be a counterbalance to Fat Tony. n/t  RufusTFirefly   May-25-09 02:37 PM   #1 
  - Counterbalance? I want someone who will give Scalia and Roberts fits of rage.  Wapsie B   May-25-09 02:40 PM   #2 
  - counterbalance? doesn't that mean somebody on the opposite of Scalia  book_worm   May-25-09 02:41 PM   #5 
     - he and Ginsberg are close friends- so close that their families  cali   May-25-09 02:51 PM   #9 
  - Only one word is necessary  malaise   May-25-09 02:40 PM   #3 
  - What pisses me off is that "empathy", despite being admirable, is being lampooned by the GOP.  backscatter712   May-25-09 02:41 PM   #4 
  - I think it's best to just pick who he wants  blue_onyx   May-25-09 02:46 PM   #6 
  - "Empathy" and "feelings" are the reason why we have human beings DO this job.  Mojambo   May-25-09 02:48 PM   #7 
  - His nominee should watch Roberts confimation and use the same playbook  Thrill   May-25-09 02:52 PM   #10 
  - Republicans are empathy-challenged. That's what makes them tick. n/t  RufusTFirefly   May-25-09 02:53 PM   #11 
  - shouldn't every human being have empathy?  spanone   May-25-09 02:48 PM   #8 
  - I'm sorry. Ask again?  RufusTFirefly   May-25-09 02:56 PM   #12 
  - The last 8 years have taught me that at least 30% of this country has no empathy or common sense.  pacalo   May-25-09 03:03 PM   #14 
  - Two words for the bastard fascist fucks  Horse with no Name   May-25-09 03:00 PM   #13 
 

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