Nine Supreme Court Justices Walk Into a Bar

The U.S. Supreme Court and thigh-slapping humor. This may be the first time you held those two concepts in your brain at once, but it would not be the first for Ryan Malphurs, Ph.D. A jury communications consultant with Tara Trask & Associaties, Malphurs has studied Supreme Court oral arguments of numerous cases and – surprisingly -- found a thread of humor.