Watching Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi lately is like witnessing a slow- motion train wreck.
Just as so many millions of us witnessed his remarkable ascent, so many of us are witnessing his equally remarkable destruction.
The biggest revelation from Wheelmen broke last week: Sheryl Crow witnessing then-boyfriend Lance Armstrong doping.
c.1300, from witness (n.). Related: Witnessed; witnessing.
More than one witness was required in criminal cases (Deut. 17:6; 19:15). They were the first to execute the sentence on the condemned (Deut. 13:9; 17:7; 1 Kings 21:13; Matt. 27:1; Acts 7:57, 58). False witnesses were liable to punishment (Deut. 19:16-21). It was also an offence to refuse to bear witness (Lev. 5:1).