Judge Judy is turned into an obnoxious staring match in this hilarious video

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Monday 9 February 2015

Most of us would agree that it’s what Judge Judy says that makes us watch her TV show. Those quick retorts get us every time: ‘Baloney!’, ‘Um is not an answer’, ‘Do you come from a long line of idiots?’, and ‘DON’T lie to me’. Oh, Judge Judy. Your sharp tongue and quick wit is why we love you. But for a second we’re going to imagine you didn’t talk at all, and that all your cases were just really creepy staring matches.

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Defaced US dollar bills as Justice League currency notes

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By Low Lai Chow in New Art on Monday 21 January 2013

Haha, how fun. German artist-designer Aslan Malik basically took a bunch of US currency notes and gave the former US presidents on them a makeover as Justice League Of America characters. The five-dollar-bill Abraham Lincoln makes a pretty convincing Flash while the hundred-dollar-bill Benjamin Franklin as Green Lantern is a bit of a stretch. Andrew Jackson makes a more convincing Wonder Woman than we thought.

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Short film about an 80 year old skydiving double amputee

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By Jeff Katz in Video on Friday 10 February 2012

Here’s an inspiring story: eighty year-old Malcolm is a human rights activist, double amputee, and now skydives for justice. How wonderfully uplifting.

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New illustrations by Majel van der Meulen

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By van der Meulen in New Illustration on Wednesday 2 November 2011

Majel van der Meulen is Dutch creative based in Amsterdam. She made a series of illustrations for a publication about research on co-creation between public prosecutors and citizens using traditional Dutch colors and symbols of lady justice.

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SXSW: a report from the frontline

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By Ari Stein in New Events, New Music on Saturday 22 March 2008

So I just got back from SXSW, and what a blast! SXSW is one of the most hectic, insane three day parties your kidneys could ever endure. It’s so messed up that even the most messed people up think it’s messed up!

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