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What should a world-renowned designer wear to his own hate-speech trial in French court? If you said "Well, certainly not a shirt," then congratulations—you win the John Galliano award for context-appropriate dressing. Galliano appeared at his trial today wearing a black jacket, a vest, a polka dot scarf, and gray slacks, with his chest bare. He told the court that he suffered from a "triple addiction" to Valium, Ambien, and alcohol, and that the strain of managing two clothing lines at once was too much for him. For video of his arrival, head to our sister site. [NYDN; Racked National]