This "originality" slam against AZ is weak. Even if true, many of us don't have the time, desire, or energy to search out and follow all the different sources. I appreciate what he brings to the board even if I don't always agree with him on some issues.
It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for the law, so much as for the right....
Law never made men a whit more just; and, by means of their respect for it,
even the well-disposed are daily made agents of injustice.
--Henry David Thoreau