Quotes of the Day
A reporter’s thoughts about August
“Always forget that Washington in August is a mixed bag: Easier to get around but harder to get your calls/emails returned.” — Politico‘s Amie Parnes in a Wednesday tweet.
Publicist returns moldy onion
“On my way back to Whole Foods to exchange the moldy red onion I bought today. I’d prefer one without the mold.” — Publicist Courtney Cohen in a Wednesday tweet.
Blogger wants Coulter’s choker necklace
“.@AnnCoulter wearing a pretty necklace on Willis Report. #WANT” — The Lotus Blogger Lisa de Pasquale in a Wednesday tweet. She later explained it was a choker with large turquoise stones and was “very west coast summer.” Asked if the jewels were large enough to cover Coulter’s throat area, she told me I was the worst kind of person.
Out of context quote
“White cheddar or traditional? Throw in some peanut butter and you’re set.” — John Taylor, Sprint spokesman on public policy.”
Out of context quote II
“Glad you enjoyed that story about me killing somebody over dishes!” — Reason Mag Associate Editor Mike Riggs to Yahoo! News’s Chris Moody.
“Was sent a review copy of a book titled “The Man Who Never Died.” But the book makes it pretty clear the man in question did, in fact, die.” — Lead Boyband Singer Ezra Klein in a Wednesday tweet.
Questions we never ponder
“Why does Pepco advertise on television? It’s not like bad marketing will make me stop buying electricity.” — Liberal blogger Matt Yglesias in a Wednesday tweet.