Judge John Hodgman

Should an ailing dog be given free reign when riding in the car?

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:41 PM

Bailiff Jesse and Judge John Hodgman return to chambers to clear out the docket.


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Category:general -- posted at: 8:08 PM


Will brings the case against his friend Moby. Moby has constructed a "friendship and acquaintance theory" that helps her navigate the relationships in her life. She's entirely upfront about which people in her life are acquaintances, and which are friends. She says it helps her maintain better relationships. Will thinks Moby has gone overboard with the theory, and it's alienating her from other people. Who's right? Who's wrong?

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Category:comedy -- posted at: 7:15 PM

Judge John Hodgman clears the docket with some special guests from Song Exploder, The Memory Palace and My Brother, My Brother and Me in celebration of MaxFunWeek.

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Category:general -- posted at: 7:32 PM

Is a man entitled to a beard?

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Category:general -- posted at: 5:54 PM

Judge Hodgman & Bailiff Jesse clear the docket, read pedantic letters, and talk about starting a horror movie club.

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Category:general -- posted at: 8:49 PM

Home renovation gone wrong (or has it?)!

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:30 AM

Michelle's fiance is a prankster and has taken things too far! Will the judge crack down on the goofs?

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:30 AM

An American graduate student wants her dad to visit her in Norway, the land of trolls.

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:30 AM

Steffen protests: too many pool parties!

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Category:general -- posted at: 11:05 PM