The (Pit) Bull Heard ‘Round the World…

Every four years, the American presidential election campaign generates a new batch of oft-cited political quotes. On September 3, 2008, former Alaska Governor and Republican Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin uttered a line that was soon both famous and infamous. That night at the Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minnesota, Palin gave a much-anticipated … Read more

“I can see Russia from my house!” The famous Sarah Palin quote that she didn’t actually say…

On September 13, 2008, actress Tina Fey took a break from her hit TV show 30 Rock to make a guest appearance on Saturday Night Live, where she was formerly a writer and cast member. At the time, Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama and his running mate Joe Biden were in a seemingly close race … Read more

The Top Quotes of the Year in 2009

Below, in chronological order, are my picks for the top quotations of 2009 — the quotes that seemed to get the most attention during the past year in the news and elsewhere. There were more than would fit into a top 10 list. So, I’ll call them The Top 10 Quotes of 2009 – Plus … Read more