Quotes of the Day

By Sadie Bass

Oct 8, 2009 11:51am

“The odds have gone way up. This news from the Congressional Budget Office is the biggest boost the White House has had in weeks…It’s likely to happen by the end of the year.” — ABC’s George Stephanopoulos

“Mt. Sinai hospital treats 200 children a year who’ve been shot, stabbed, beaten. Why? Gangs. Guns. Turf battles. Kids surrounded by violence.” — Chris Bury, ABC News

“I favor fulfilling the commander's request and a modification of the strategy. But I also hope that the debate ahead of us avoids the demoralizing trajectory that characterized the previous controversies in wars against adversaries using guerrilla tactics, especially Vietnam and Iraq.” — Henry Kissinger, writing in Newsweek

“We are not separate tribes of Latinos and whites and blacks in America. We’ve all mingled, and we have done so for generations.” – historian Edward Ball, in The New York Times, on the news that Michelle Obama’s great-great-great grandfather was a white man

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