From Dred Scott to anchor babies, 'Born in the USA' has caused hot debate
Political polarization turned bloody as Northerners and Southerners fought over slavery.
So familiar is the mantra that TV viewers can chant along with any actor playing a cop taking a suspect into custody: You have the right to remain silent."
Puckish conservative came up short on votes but won the long game.
The contentious moments that led to the creation (and expansion) of the 25th Amendment—rules for the presidential line of succession