"An unelected, non-accountable, arrogant, imperialistic judiciary determined to shove their beliefs down our throats."

— radio host James Dobson, describing opponents of Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore's unlawful crusade to keep a 2.6-ton monument to the Ten Commandments in his state's judicial building, as reported by the Associated Press on August 28

"We have a responsibility that when somebody hurts, government has got to move."

— President George W. Bush in a Labor Day address to union workers, cited in the September 2 Washington Post