Sotomayor it is

According to The New York Times, Barack Obama has nominated Sonia Sotomayor for David Souter's position on the Supreme Court. A Hispanic woman of Puerto Rican descent, Sotomayor's presence would diversify the ethnic and gender composition of the Court, which remains composed mostly of crusty old white guys and white guy wannabes (Thomas), if her nomination were to make its way through the Senate.

As one would expect, the reactionary right has already begun to stockpile the ammunition (she is a liberal activist) it will use to combat Sotomayor's candidacy. Their standards are so exacting….

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