NY Times Discusses Green Bag Study of Laughter During Supreme Court Oral Arguments
On December 31st, The New York Times ran a front-page news story discussing a law review article focused on the comic effectiveness of Supreme Court justices during oral arguments. The article discussed appears in The Green Bag, a law journal edited by George Mason Associate Professor of Law Ross Davies.
The study reveals that Justice Antonin Scalia has garnered the most laughter during arguments with Justice Stephen G. Breyer leading for the number of laughs in the current term.
So, Guy Walks Up to the Bar, and Scalia Says...
By Adam Liptank, New York Times, December 31, 2005
Discussing: Laugh Track. By Jay D. Wexler, 9 Green Bag 2d 59 (2005).