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Judge Duane Benton of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit (and former Justice of the Missouri Supreme Court) at Missouri Boys State responding to a question from the audience and discussing the vetting process for judicial appointments:

…and so I would say, live your life all the time like right beside you is a critic, like right beside you is a reporter, like right beside you is a blogger. [audience reaction] Yeah, live your life that way [scattered laughter]…

Yes, a few people in the audience looked up toward me in the balcony.

Judge Duane Benton of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit speaking at Missouri Boys State.