The secret meeting was brief at the White House, and it involved a U.S. President and a King, of sorts. And even today, it generates more interest at the National Archives, in terms of image requests, than the Constitution or the Bill of Rights.
National Constitution Center:Dec 22, 2014It's the anniversary of the most unusual White House summit ever: Richard Nixon and ELVIS PRESLEY. Did you know more people request the Elvis Presley picture with Nixon each year from the National Archives than the Constitution? http://blog.constitutioncenter.org/2014/12/the-story-behind-the-most-famous-white-house-summit-ever/
National Constitution Center:Dec 21, 2014President Obama called Sony Pictures' decision to not show The Interview "a mistake." But, as Evan Osnos of The New Yorker points out, this isn't Hollywood's first tangle with self-censorship.
What do you think? Did Sony make the right decision?
Is liberty or democracy the primary constitutional value? Constitutional scholars Timothy Sandefur and Kermit Roosevelt explored this compelling question at a recent National Constitution Center event.