We believe in the importance of comedy, and agree with writer, actor, philosopher Stephen Fry who once said, “It is easy to forget that the most important aspect of comedy, after all, its great saving grace, is its ambiguity. You can simultaneously laugh at a situation, and take it seriously.”
Laughter in court is pretty rare; but laughter ABOUT court is more frequent. Enjoy!
From actual transcripts:
Q: What was the first thing your husband said to you when he woke that morning?
A: He said, “Where am I, Cathy?”
Q: And why did that upset you?
A: My name is Susan.
Q: Doctor, how many autopsies have you performed on dead people?
A: All my autopsies are performed on dead people.
Q: So the date of conception (of the baby) was August 8th?
Q: And what were you doing at that time?
A joke from the ‘bar’…