Some articles on judges:
... In many parts of the world, judges wear long robes (usually in black or red) and sit on an elevated platform during trials (known as the bench) ... especially in the Commonwealth of Nations, judges sometimes wear wigs ... The long wig often associated with judges is now reserved for ceremonial occasions, although it was part of the standard attire in previous centuries ...
Famous quotes containing the words judges and/or american:
“The judges of normality are present everywhere. We are in the society of the teacher-judge, the doctor-judge, the educator- judge, the social worker-judge.”
—Michel Foucault (19261984)
“The reason American cars dont sell anymore is that they have forgotten how to design the American Dream. What does it matter if you buy a car today or six months from now, because cars are not beautiful. Thats why the American auto industry is in trouble: no design, no desire.”
—Karl Lagerfeld (b. 1938)