Has a nice ring to it, don't it? Unfortunately, taking the "Shoot down Alito at any cost" tack feels too much like Schadenfreude, Pleasure derived from the misfortunes of others.
His misfortune to have been on record being honest in his opinions (misguided or not) Bush's misfortune to have (apparently) been elected in the first place. He'd have been better off if he'd never ventured into politics.
...So would most of the rest of us.