On a New York to Washington, D.C., train last November, Samuel Alito heard two women sitting in front of him discussing his nomination for justice to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Having no idea he was within earshot, the two mused that a basketball-sized chunk of the Supreme Court building that had tumbled to the ground the day before was a sign from God that Alito should not join the Court.

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