December 5, 2008
A Toast to the 21st Amendment
Today marks the 75th anniversary of the 21st Amendment, which repealed the 18th Amendment that prohibited the "manufacture, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors" within the U.S. As we raise our glass and toast this momentous occasion, let us reflect on the immortal words of Homer J. Simpson who said "To alcohol. The cause of and solution to all of life's problems."
See also: The Constitution, Designed to Change, Rarely Does. WSJ.com [RJ]
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