“Even Jimmy Carter would have given that order.” -- GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney on President Obama’s claim that Romney would not have ordered the commando raid that killed Osama bin Laden last year.
“We were supposed to be halfway toward a frying world now.” -- Environmentalist James Lovelock on the earth over the past 12 years not warming as much as environmentalists thought it would. “The problem is we don’t know what the climate is doing,” he said. “We thought we knew 20 years ago. That led to some alarmist books—mine included—because it looked clear-cut, but it hasn’t happened.” Time magazine in 2007 named Lovelock one of 13 “Heroes of the Environment.”
“More than any President we’ve seen, this incumbent is willing to say things that aren’t in the area code of the truth.” – Editorial by The Wall Street Journal, on President Obama’s rhetoric regarding tax, green jobs, and other claims.
“The most important word in the whole piece of music is ‘God.’” – Lee Greenwood on Stallbrook Elementary School (Bellingham, MA) changing his song, “God Bless the USA” to “We Love the USA.” The school restored the original lyrics after Greenwood and others protested. (Fox News, 4/5/2012)