“You know, Joe Bidenâ€"you can joke about him all you want, [but] he’s got a set of balls, and he says what he believes.”

â€"New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Vice President Joe Biden’s support for gay marriage, Politico, January 30

“There is no silver bullet.” 

â€"Vice President Joe Biden on potential policy responses to gun violence, Real Clear Politics, January 11

“Is there anyone more tongue-tied than a Republican politician talking about women?” 

â€"American Enterprise Institute Senior Fellow Christina Hoff Sommers, speaking at an Independent Women’s Forum panel, Talking Points Memo, January 17 

“The administration does not support blowing up planets.”  

â€"Paul Shawcross, chief of the Office of Management and Budget’s Science and Space Branch, responding to a petition demanding the construction of a Star Warsâ€"style Death Star, WhiteHouse.gov, January 11