Originally Posted by listopencil
It's not perfect but look at the terminology involved. When people finally dislodged their heads from their asses and applied the rules equally it worked.
I think the terminology is key for reading it to reflect the intentions of our Framers. That means defining terms in the vernacular of the time.
Bill Belichick learned to film signals of opponents from the former Chiefs, and Charger's coach Schottenheimer. Others like Edwards, Johnson and Cowher did too. They learned from the CHEATS and CHEATERS who still couldn't win.