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THE "LATE SHOW" TOP TEN - "Things You May Not Know About the United States Supreme Court"

From the home office in Wahoo, Nebraska...


"Things You May Not Know About the United States Supreme Court"


[As presented on the Monday, June 25 broadcast of the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN, seen weeknights (11:35 PM12:37 AM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.]


10. For summer promotional campaign, it’s been renamed the Taco Bell Big Beef Supreme Court.

9. Public courtroom seating has a two-drink minimum.

8. Under rare circumstances, decision is handed down based on applause.

7. Court mascot “Supreme Kurt” is available for parties and corporate events.

6. Prior to oral arguments, the justices spend 15 minutes discussing “Hot Topics.”

5. Court basement features an indoor gavel range.

4. Thanks to grassroots Internet campaign, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will host “Saturday Night Live.”

3. For the last two weeks, Chief Justice John Roberts has been out on jury duty.

2. Fridays are “robe optional.”

1. Antonin Scalia: Vampire Hunter.


The LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN is a presentation of Worldwide Pants Incorporated. Barbara Gaines, Matt Roberts, Jude Brennan, Maria Pope, Eric Stangel, Justin Stangel and Rob Burnett are the executive producers.


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