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(Scott Johnson) As rioters and looters went on the rampage in Charlotte on Wednesday evening, WBTV News reported live via Twitter that “protesters” (my quotes, not WBTV’s) on I277 were “stopping traffic and surrounding vehicles. AVOID.”...Show More Summary
During his speech to the Values Voter Summit in Washington on Friday, Donald Trump managed to quote from the bible without embarrassing himself as he has in the past. (See: Corinthians, Two.) The GOP nominee proved far less fluent when talking about the so-called Johnson Amendment, a provision in the U.S. Show More Summary
“This is the demise of the Republican Party. This is an opportunity, I think, for the Libertarian Party to become a major party.” — Gary Johnson, in an interview on CNBC, on Donald Trump’s candidacy.
Michael Phelps doesn’t seem like someone to change his mind after announcing to the whole world that he is officially retired as of Saturday, August 14. “This time, I mean it,” The Inquisitr quoted the most bemedalled athlete in Olympic history as saying. Show More Summary
Well the drama escalated Fast this week, didn't it? ICYMI: Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson took to Facebook to SLAM a few of his Fast 8 costars for being "candy asses". In fact, it's since been revealed that the wrestler turned actor was throwing shade at longtime collaborator Vin Diesel. Oh man! While we know you're probably busy [...]
“I hear that Donald Trump is watching the Olympics tonight. He’s seeing how high the Mexican pole vaulters go.” — Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson, in an interview with the Reno Gazette Journal.
PHILADELPHIA — After a raucous Republican convention nominated the very conservative Barry Goldwater in 1964, President Lyndon Johnson’s campaign ran an advertisement quoting William Scranton, Pennsylvania’s moderate governor, describing...Show More Summary
It was renowned English writer Samuel Johnson who once said “Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.” Unfortunately, the original context of his quote has been lost to history, but he did clarify during his life that he was not referring to patriotism in general, just false patriotism. Show More Summary
Associated Press journalist Brad Clapper took UK foreign secretary to task over his diplomatic record at a press conference with US secretary of state John Kerry on Tuesday. The journalist quoted back at Johnson some of the inflammatory...Show More Summary
“Labour is still fumbling with its flies while the Tories are enjoying their post-coital cigarette — after withdrawing our massive Johnson. Sorry, that’s not even my speech, that’s just a text from Stephen Crabb.” — Scottish Tory Leader Ruth Davidson, [...]
Quote of the Day I "He did have some anger issues but never said he would hurt anyone," the friend said, adding with disturbing irony, "His shots were terrible." -- a friend of Micah Xavier Johnson who served with him...
Boris Johnson has dropped out of the running for British Prime Minister. Sigh. On the other hand, Michael Gove, the man who’s running in his place, is a man after my own heart. One quote from a few years ago to illustrate why: I’m unashamedly...Show More Summary
I quote Samuel Johnson’s famous definition of excise in my new Philadelphia Inquirer op-ed on the city’s recently enacted soda levy. Tags: Philadelphia, soft drinks, taxes, WO writings “A hateful tax levied by wretches” is a post from Overlawyered - Chronicling the high cost of our legal system
"It would be huge. But I'm not trying to force it. It's something I work a lot on, and I've been feeling more natural in every fight. I feel I'm connecting more. It's just a matter of time, and I wouldn't be surprised if it happenedShow More Summary
(Scott Johnson) Struggling with adult onset ADD, as I like to think of it, I forgot to include this intriguing quote from Paul Gregory’s Forbes column on the recently discovered hacking of the DNC’s databases by perpetrators acting on behalf of the Russian authorities, according to the DNC. Show More Summary
By Becky Johnson The honeymoon is over, and it’s about time. While Price Waterhouse Cooper’s Phil Stokes, U.K. Head of Entertainment and Media, is quoted as saying, “This is a bigger global disruption than the Industrial Revolution,”...Show More Summary
As the great EU referendum campaign enters its final stages both sides are seeking to dent the credibility if their rivals. But as quotes go this is a cracker from the poster boy of the Leave campaign, Boris Johnson. Bojo's Lost HisShow More Summary
Gary Johnson, the former New Mexico governor who last weekend officially won the Libertarian Party’s nomination for president in 2016, is hardly a “fringe candidate,” as Donald Trump said Tuesday. As the Washington Times reports, Donald...Show More Summary
Boris Johnson, right. (Photo: johnhemming/CC BY-SA 2.0) Boris Johnson, until last year the mayor of London, one of the largest cities in the world, has a lot of opinions. And he's known for a good quote. "I've slept with far fewer than...Show More Summary