Tag archive for ‘quotes’
By deskofbrian On Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

President Obama ‘generally’ proud of soldiers

In an interview Monday with Denver station KCNC-TV, President Obama spoke about support for U.S. troops, saying that “we‘ve got to make sure that we’re caring for our soldiers,” but followed with a qualifying More...

By deskofbrian On Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Michael Moore: “I was the most hated man in America”

In his 2003 Oscar acceptance speech, Michael Moore denounced President Bush and the invasion of Iraq. Overnight he became the most hated man in America. In an exclusive extract from his new book, “Here Comes Trouble,” More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

Dick Cheney: “In My Time” new book, quotes from interviews, 9/11 account

Former Vice President Dick Cheney endured some difficult questions and challenges while promoting his new book “In My Time”. He has always defended the decisions made during the Bush administration. “I More...

By deskofbrian On Sunday, June 5th, 2011

Eric Hoffer quotes (Getting along with others, shaping the future)

The capacity for getting along with our neighbor depends to a large extent on the capacity for getting along with ourselves. The self-respecting individual will try to be as tolerant of his neighbor’s shortcomings More...

By deskofbrian On Monday, April 18th, 2011

Chuck Schumer Quotes (UPD: No Ride List for trains)

Anyone, even a member of al-Qaida could purchase a train ticket and board an Amtrak train without so much as a question asked, so that’s why I’m calling for the creation of an Amtrak no ride list. That would More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, April 8th, 2011

Donny Deutsch Quotes

What a despicable putz. – April 4, 2011 Morning Joe on MSNBC, discussing Glenn Beck and Beck’s comments about leaving FOX What a disgusting human being. – April 4, 2011 Morning Joe on MSNBC, discussing More...

By deskofbrian On Saturday, February 12th, 2011
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Van Jones Quotes

“…we’re going to be in an economic slowdown for a couple of years. So to take three months, four months, six months to spend this money the right way-we’re not going to get a chance to spend More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Cenk Uygur Quotes (UPD: compares Obama to Reagan)

Discussing President Obama’s handling of the riots in Egypt, he makes a comparison to Ronald Reagan – February 2, 2011 When Pres. Obama accepted the Nobel Peace Prize in November of 2009, he said it More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Ronald Reagan Quotes

History teaches that war begins when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap. – January 16, 1984, address to the nation My fellow Americans, I am pleased to tell you I just signed legislation More...

By deskofbrian On Monday, January 24th, 2011

Ken Layne quotes (Gawker) (UPD: Wonkette post – America is s**t)

Ken Layne, renown blogger on Gawker and Wonkette In human terms, the United States peaked with the hard fought Civil Rights era, nearly a half century ago. The rest of the rich world long ago left us behind in More...