Debrahlee Lorenzana would be very attractive in a burka.
Quote of the Day
[D]efendants oppose the motion on the grounds that the plaintiffs have failed to specify what their job duties are, and so have not established that they and the other members of the proposed class are similarly situated. This is a ridiculous argument.
The Court has not spent her life under a toadstool — I know what waiters, busboys and bartenders do when they go to work.
We’re more aggressive than we used to be. This is not your grandfather’s Cravath.
– James Woolery, a 41-year-old Cravath partner.
Choosing not to study a treatise on presidential administrative policies containing 527 footnotes is an understandable act of self-preservation.
– John Yoo
Your testimony in this court amounted to perjury. Most compelling is that you lied to this court, continued to lie, after you pleaded guilty to lying.
Spending $50,000 for an education you can’t use is really frustrating.
– Jade Stier, a teacher who went to nursing school after spending three years trying to find a job teaching at an elementary school.
She came steaming into my office and said, ‘Why have you done that? It’s a confusing situation and you’ve made it worse.’ She screamed and shouted at me and slammed the door and stormed out.
Two minutes later, she came back and said, ‘I’m sorry I shouted.’ I said, ‘Elena, don’t apologize, you were right.’
– Charles Fried, the Harvard Law School professor and former Solicitor General, describing an interaction he had with then-Dean Elena Kagan.