“We have between $40 and $60 Million dollars in school needs and a haywire $10 million jail project and you don’t hear much of a peep out of folks, but let gays and lesbians threaten to take their clothes off at a private resort…”
Archive for the ‘Quotes’ Category
From the NH Republican debate:
ROMNEY: “Don’t mischaracterize my position.”
HUCKABEE: “Which one?”
That reminds me of a response I once heard to someone asking what an economist was. “An economist,” it was helpfully explained, “is like an accountant, without the personality.”
What do you call a policy that spends billions of dollars, makes the problem that the policy is designed to address worse, and yet everyone involved in making that policy wants to expand it? You call it the “War on Drugs.”
“[T]he quickest path to anarchism may be understanding the fundamental idea that the desire for power is the best disqualification for holding it.” – Jon
Senator Doug Jackson’s anti-Girls Gone Wild bill is apparently advancing. Sen. Jackson has this little gem of a quote:
But Jackson said he’s not infringing on anyone’s constitutional right.
“This is not a First Amendment issue,” he said. “What this is about is whether a pornographer in California should be able to market his illegal product in the state of Tennessee and companies that do business in Tennessee profit from the selling of obscenity.”
Translation: This has nothing to do with restricting free speech. It’s just an effort to outlaw speech I don’t like.