In some ways, they're a metaphor for everything that's wrong with our prison system.
By not reading the Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsaernev his Miranda rights President Obama risks having evidence witheld from the criminal trial.
The fate of Proposition 8 lies in the hands of Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy. As the predominant swing vote on the Court, look for Kennedy to strike down Proposition 8.
Term limits would hamper the voice of the people and prove fertile ground for special interests and partisan bickering, all at the expense of our nation.