Quote of the Week: "I'm going to make this like the 'Jerry Springer Show.'"

"I'm finally going to do what my daddy wanted and tell it like it is. I'm going to make this like the Jerry Springer Show. The Jerry Springer Show would be mild in comparison."

—Senior Judge Jon Kerry Blackwood, in an interview with News Sentinel reporter Jamie Satterfield, describing his intent after reading District Attorney General Randy Nichols' motion to recuse him from the Christian-Newsom case, for which he ordered a new trial.