"All the defective people, the drug addicts, mentally ill, the retarded'"all of them.…I believe if we had a Siberia we should send them to this and they would all freeze and die and we will be rid of them."  

'"New Hampshire State Rep. Martin Harty (R-Barrington), quoted in Foster's Daily Democrat, March 11, 2011 

"Grandchildren now don't write a thank you for the Christmas presents; they're walking on their pants with the cap on backwards listening to the Enema Man and Snoopy Snoopy Poop Dogg." 

'"former Sen. Alan Simpson (R-Wyo.) on why seniors might resist Social Security reform, interviewed on Fox News, March 7

"Musicians are not auto workers'"they're not normally militant." 

'"Clark University professor of industrial relations Gary Chaison on picketing classical musicians, quoted by the Associated Press, February 25

"I am against some earmarks. Not the good ones." 

'"Steve Tribble, judge/executive of Christian County, Kentucky, on a planned road project threatened by an earmark ban, quoted in The New York Times, February 8

"The Middle East is obviously an issue that has plagued the region for centuries." 

'"President Barack Obama speaking at a Tampa, Florida, town hall meeting, January 29