Notable Quotables

Thanks to Hotline for rounding these up:

  • “Keep it tight, Father” — Tim Russert, muttering to himself about plans to attend a 4 pm mass before Saturday’s game (Washington Post)

  • “I’m not sure who first used K Street as a shorthand term for Washington’s lobbying community, but it might have been me” — Michael Barone (Wall Street Journal).

  • “They’re like sources” — Bob Novak, declining to identify the “contacts” that could have gotten him Redskins tickets, if he’d wanted them (Washington Post ).