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13 Things We Learned From The New York Magazine Interview With Justice Antonin Scalia

On Sunday night, New York magazine published Jennifer Senior's lengthy interview with conservative firebrand Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. He talks about a lot — from Duck Dynasty to his legacy and from gay rights to the Devil.

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Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (left) talks with Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia during the Inaugural Luncheon in Statuary Hall after U.S. President Barack Obama's ceremonial swearing-in at the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 21, 2013.

6. Everyone is using the F-word — "including, you know, ladies" — Scalia says:

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Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts is followed by Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia as they arrive for the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington Jan. 21, 2013.

12. He's glad the court is paying more attention to the text of statutes now:

Chris Geidner is the legal editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in Washington, DC. In 2014, Geidner won the National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association award for journalist of the year.

Contact Chris Geidner at chris.geidner@buzzfeed.com.

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