Conservative minister Michael Fallon is being ridiculed online after criticising a quote apparently by Jeremy Corbyn — only to be subsequently told it was really written by foreign minister Boris Johnson. In a televised interview with...Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) Appearing from Riyadh on Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace this morning, Secretary Tillerson fielded a slightly offbeat question and responded with what (outside President Trump’s speech) may have been the quote of the day (transcript here). Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) President Trump just concluded his speech to the assembled leaders of 50 Muslim countries assembled to hear him in Riyadh. The ever popular New York Times quotes a bit from the speech in the course of reporting and opining on it in the story by Peter Baker and Michael Shear. Show More Summary
Chad Ochocinco Johnson has been quoted saying his mother wasnt there for him when he was young because of alcohol and drug abuse. On Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars Family Edition, Chads mother Paula is faced with what she
Banging the nationalist drum didn’t work for Tony Abbott. It won’t work for Malcolm Turnbull either, writes Ben Eltham. It was Samuel Johnson who first gave us the famous quote, “patriotism is the last refuge of the scoundrel”. Johnson is thought to have uttered the quote in April 1775. He was decrying the nationalist tone [...]Show More Summary
To quote noted asshat Samuel Johnson, "Sir, a woman's preaching is like a dog's walking on his hind legs. It is not done well; but you are surprised to find it done at all."
(Scott Johnson) Yesterday in “Senator Otis regrets” I quoted the Washington Times story on the White House event hosted by President Trump this past Tuesday evening. I commented sarcastically on Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar and quoted the article noting her absence from the event along with that of several other Democratic Senate leaders. Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) Andrew Luger was the United States Attorney for Minnesota, appointed to the position by President Obama on the recommendation of one or the other of Minnesota’s two Democratic Senators. The Star Tribune recently quoted...Show More Summary
Back in 1981, Lee Atwater said: >Now you don't quote me on this. You start out in 1954 by saying 'n_gger, n_gger, n_gger'. By 1968... that hurts you.... You... get... abstract... talk... about... cutting taxes and all these things... totally economic things, and the byproduct often is Blacks get hurt...
(Scott Johnson) In “Fake news: A case study,” I cited and quoted Lee Smith’s Weekly Standard column reporting on the resignation of Rumana Ahamed from the NSC staff. Ahmed claimed in a well publicized piece for the Atlantic to have resigned in protest from the staff of the NSC as a matter of principled opposition to President Trump. Show More Summary
You've got to see this press conference. Trump is literally coming apart. UPDATE at 2/16/17 11:16:33 am by Charles Johnson Some quotes: "The tone! The hatred! I'm really not a bad person! The hatred! The venom!" pic.twitter.com/CjlbdziStM —...Show More Summary
Bryan Cranston gave advice from one president to another at the 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday night. Cranston, who picked up the a win for Best Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries at the SAG Awards, for his role as President Lyndon B. Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) President-elect Donald Trump held his long-awaited press conference today amid heightened tensions created by the publication of the supposed dossier of compromising information by BuzzFeed. With respect to the salacious...Show More Summary
Integrity without knowledge is weak and useless, and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful. Samuel Johnson
(Scott Johnson) Our own John Hinderaker is officially certified Notable & Quotable in today’s Wall Street Journal. The Journal’s eagle-eyed editors quote John’s Christmas Eve post: Conservatives have been pretty universally delighted by President-elect Donald Trump’s appointments so far.... Show More Summary
ADHD & Marriage Weekly Tip - November 30, 2016 Quote of the Week “Life is better when we’re together…” -Jack Johnson Better Together It’s no secret that my husband and I struggled greatly for many years. And yet the other day I found...Show More Summary
They quoted one of our commenters directly.
No matter who wins, we’re learning something truly disturbing about our country tonight. — Charles Johnson (@Green_Footballs) November 9, 2016 ReplyReply w/ Quote
“You know what, it’s been — yeah, no, I really, yeah.” — Gary Johnson, in an interview with Independent Journal Review, when asked to show how to roll a marijuana joint.
Historic Quote: “In 1966, skirts are higher, pants are tighter and LBJ’s coattails are shorter.” – A GOP slogan for the 1966 midterm elections as the GOP hoped to win back contests that had been lost in Lyndon Johnson’s 1964 rout. For most of October, particularly since the release of the “Access Hollywood” tapes, Democrats [...]Show More Summary