May 4th, 2006

10-T, 10-C

Ten random things: May 4

Ten proposed amendments to the U.S. Constitution:

  1. To specifically permit prayer at school meetings and ceremonies
  2. To lower the age restriction on Representatives and Senators from 30 and 25 respectively to 21
  3. Calling for the repeal of the 8th Amendment and its replacement with wording prohibiting incarceration for minor traffic offenses
  4. To provide a new method for proposing amendments to the Constitution, where two-thirds of all state legislatures could start the process
  5. To force a national referendum for any deficit spending
  6. To provide for the reconfirmation of federal judges every 6 years
  7. To allow a Presidential pardon of an individual only after said individual has been tried and convicted of a crime
  8. To disallow the desecration of the U.S. Flag
  9. To allow the President to reduce any Congressional appropriation, or to disapprove of same
  10. To place Presidential nominees immediately into position, providing the Senate with 120 days to reject the nominee before the appointment is automatically permanent