FROM THE SMART PEOPLE WHO GOVERN US, MEDIA, UNIONS, OBAMA ASSOCIATES, ORGANIZATIONS, CHARITIES, 12/22/12
There is no fiscal cliff. What we’re facing is an obstacle course within a manufactured crisis that was hastily thrown together in response to inflated rhetoric about our federal deficit—RICHARD TRUMKA
Republicans led by house speaker Boehner want to scare Americans into accepting yet another extension of the Bush tax cuts for the wealthiest 2% and deep cuts to Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. So they’ve created a “fiscal Cliff” bogeyman—MOVEON.ORG
I did not vote for a black man to bomb Africa. The only people I’ve seen Obama bombing are black and brown people. I haven’t seen him kill one white man yet through the United States military and his executive powers as commander in chief, sorry about that—MALIK AULU SHABAZZ
The fundamental fact is this that in order for us to be able to move quickly, we have to have some advanced notice that something is going to happen and in this case we didn’t have that—PANETTA ON SUGGEST WHAT—BENGHAZI
When you just showed that graph of the decline in the numbers of white voters, I thought “maybe that’s why they’re trying to eliminate all these abortions and stuff. They’re trying to build up the race”—NANCY GILES-COBS
If you are living in a building w/o heat and your are elderly, w/an infant under 1 year old, or have a medical condition, get to a warm place—MAYOR MICHAEL BLOOMBERG
FEMA CENTER CLOSED DUE TO WEATHER—a sign posted at disaster recovery centers in hurricane ravaged sections of NY, DNAINFO
I think that we are near flawless so far in this operation—GAIL McCOVERN—RED CROSS (reports say they were no shows)
I see the fact that people are getting food stamps as a real success story—MELINDA HENNERBERGER—WASH POST
Job creation in one of the easiest things we can do —HARRY REID
Who wants a President who will knowingly, repeatedly tell you something he kniws is not true—BILL CLINTON—STOP YOUR LAUGHTING
He believes in what he’s fighting for. You can see in the speech that he’s delivering that this is coming form his loins—DAVID AXELROD—LOINS????
I’ll tell you what, there’s never been a day in the last 4 years I’ve been proud to be his V.P.—JOE BIDEN QUOTED IN MEDIAITE
Did your son always have balls the size of cue balls—JOE BIDEN TO FATHER OF NAVY SEAL WOODS.
We’ve leave nobody behind, we make sure we respond as a nation and remiond ourselves that whenever an American is in need all of us stand together to make sure we’re providing the help that’s necessary—OBAMA—ALL TOGETHER NOW CAN YOU SAY B E N G H A Z I
I would be one of the Democrats people talk about today. I’m not dreaming here. I would be one of the stars of the party—there aren’t that many—CHRIS MATTHEWS—HOPE THAT CHILL GOES AWAY FIRT
He inherited an economy in rapid decline. But instead of pointing fingers, instead of placing blame, your president got to work because he was thinking about folks like my and like his grandmother—MICHELLE—WHERE IN THE HELL HAVE YOU BEEN IN A CAVE?
He didn’t get un into any wars, and there were no major terrorist episodes on his watch. That to me seems like a pretty good record—MICHAEL KINSLEY—TIME SQUARE, BENGHAZI, UNDERWEAR BOMBER, EGYPT, SYRIA, YEMEN, LIBYA, FORT HOOD, SCHOOL SHOOTINGS—NEED MORE?
This is something that the American people can take to the bank—is that my administration plays this stuff straight. We don’t play politics when it comes to American national security—OBAMA—DON’T YOU WONDER WHAT PLANET HE THINGS HE IS IN OR WHICH ONE THE 57 STATES HE’S IN??