"Do not separate text from historical background.
If you do, you will have perverted and subverted the Constitution,
which can only end in a distorted, bastardized form of illegitimate government."
by:
James Madison
(1751-1836), Father of the Constitution for the USA, 4th US President
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Distorted, bastardized, and illegitimate, pretty well describes the government that infests Washington today.
 -- jim k, Austin, Tx     
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     -- A.WOODS, Gloucester      
    Kongress as we know it today.
     -- J Carlton, Calgary     
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    Exactly what Jim K said, "Distorted, bastardized, and illegitimate, pretty well describes the government that infests Washington today."
     -- Matt C., Mesa, AZ     
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