Thanks for posting this, Glenn. I missed it this morning: funny how it didn't make it into the little email digest the Times sends out...
Aside from the really-small-splash aspect, and the point about Justice Scalia's, position being less "originalist" than he'd perhaps like to make out, I thought this was the most interesting bit:
"The consensus among most legal scholars is that incorporation of the Second Amendment is likely."
News to me, anyway.
Have you emailed Mr. Winkler yet to ask for a copy of his paper? Sounds like a fun read...
"Once the writer in every individual comes to life (and that time is not far off), we are in for an age of universal deafness and lack of understanding."
(Milan Kundera, Book of Laughter and Forgetting, 1980)