If you want to read some thoughtful analysis of Alito's judicial opinions, go here. Because there's so little discussion of Alito and his opinions, right? This one I found worth the time it took to read.*
I must say, I agree with (Warning! Loaded with obscenities of all kinds, and also occasionally rather brilliant insights. Usually into alcohol.Click link at your own risk!) Legally Intoxicated about this: why couldn't Bush have nominated Posner? Think of the wonderful Supreme Court opinions future generations of law students would get to read! All economics, all the time.
Well, the man is a certifiable/certified (depending on your point of view) genius. Posner, I mean. Not Alito. Or Legally Intoxicated.
*By the way, Sunstein looks almost exactly like my second-oldest brother. The resemblance goes even beyond the fact that they both always have their nose buried in whatever they're reading. Walking, eating, driving?, they're reading.