Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch was just tripped up by a horse-sized duck

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What would you rather fight? A hundred duck-sized horses or a horse-sized duck?

It’s the question that has plagued Reddit for years, and today it stumped the next likely member of the Supreme Court of the United States of America.

With silly things like the future of marriage equality and women’s reproductive rights on the line, Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake took a moment out of Tuesday’s confirmation hearing to ask Judge Neil Gorsuch the aforementioned brainteaser at the prompting of his teenage son. 

And what was this legal scholar’s answer? Was he definitive, like in his 2004 Oxford dissertation that reportedly opposed same-sex marriage? Nope. The man who will be challenged with breaking the current 4-4 Supreme Court stalemate couldn’t even answer this incredibly simple question.  Read more…

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