As a longtime connoisseur of overwrought political hysterics, it's CHRISTMAS MORNING.It's going to be an uproarious day. Time to make a huge tub of popcorn, kick back, and watch the pageant of crazy from all sides.
UPDATE: The individual mandate survives ... as a tax. I still hate it and the coercion of it, just as I oppose an increasingly overweening, overbearing national government that's perfectly happy to run roughshod over ... well, everybody. How about instead of moaning and wailing, we repeal and replace this monster?
UPDATE 2: Dignified Rant has some thoughts. Law prof Althouse will soon be doing a full analysis of today's decision (she's reading it now), but for now she notes that it's a huge tax on the middle class. Well, apparently now ObamaCare can claim to cover both death and taxes, eh? Law prof Instapundit also has thoughts and links. Oh, and here are 4 excellent sentences from the dissenting opinion.