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01/02/2007 08:49 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Body Language

The Roberts Court--left to right, Kennedy, Scalia, Roberts--at the Gerald Ford service.

Look at the ties. Now look at the hands.

Kennedy is, by conventional wisdom, the "swing vote." Which way do you suppose he'll swing this term?

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Stephen Crowley/The New York Times