Amending United States Constitution?

US Constitution was adopted as supreme law of land in 1787. In 220 years, it has only been amended 27 times (correct me if I am mistaken). My question: Under what circumstances might you favor amending the Constitution? (I personally think our founding fathers were brilliant in writing this document) but consider... show more US Constitution was adopted as supreme law of land in 1787. In 220 years, it has only been amended 27 times (correct me if I am mistaken).
My question: Under what circumstances might you favor amending the Constitution? (I personally think our founding fathers were brilliant in writing this document) but consider the changing world. As I understand, once amended, there is no removing since the amendment is written into the body of the Constitution itself.
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