â€œNobody knows exactly what they should do, but anything is better than nothing.â€
â€"New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, discussing government bailouts of companies in the wake of the stock market crash, on the September 21 edition of Meet the Press.
â€œI feel as horrified as a ghetto Jew watching the rise of National Socialism.â€
â€"Cintra Wilson on the popularity of Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, writing in Salon, September 10.
â€œBeing a Libertarian isnâ€™t always easy. We like to say, â€˜Let the free market takecare of everything!â€™ I went on Jeopardy. I wound up with â€"$10,000.â€
â€"Libertarian presidential candidate Bob Barr, competing in D.C.â€™s 15th annualFunniest Celebrity Contest, September 10.
â€œEvery time a foreign tanker pulls up to our shore/They got us over a barrel while they bleed us a little
more/â€¦Oh and God forbid if our oily friends should decide to cut us off/ Weâ€™d be standinâ€™ around with our britches down.â€
â€"country singer Aaron Tippin in â€œDrill Here, Drill Now,â€ produced with Newt Gingrichâ€™s American Solutions for Winning the Future project, September 10.
â€œWe call people a turkey or a chicken or a pig to put them down.â€
â€"Gene Baur, promoting his book Farm Sanctuary, quoted in the Ontario Record, September 4.