I wrote something stupid here earlier. I thought it was very clever, of course. But I didn’t read the Constitution Act 1867, carefully enough. Of course the courts cannot pronounce on the qualifications of a sitting Senator, as Aniz Alani was kind enough to point out to me.
Making a public fool of oneself is an occupational hazard of blogging, of course, and the reason why many smart people say one should not do it, or at least why one should wait for tenure to do it. But since I’m a fool, the advice is lost on me. Reader beware though.