Quotations in the News


January 21, 2015 1:15PM (UTC)

"I have no more campaigns to run... I know, because I won both of them." — President Barack Obama, in an apparently unscripted quip near the end of his State of the Union speech.

___

"President Obama will soon have a decision to make: Will he sign the bill or block good American jobs?" — Senator Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, speaking about a bill that would allow construction of the Keystone oil pipeline, during the Republican rebuttal to the President's State of the Union address.

Advertisement:

___

"I saw 'Friends' and 'Seinfeld' and thought, 'What part of New York is this?' It's not about being diverse. It's about being true to the world." — Kenya Barris, creator of ABC's "black-ish," on the lack of diversity in television shows he watched growing up.


Related Topics ------------------------------------------

From The Wires

BROWSE SALON.COM
COMPLETELY AD FREE,
FOR THE NEXT HOUR

Read Now, Pay Later - no upfront
registration for 1-Hour Access

Click Here
7-Day Access and Monthly
Subscriptions also available
No tracking or personal data collection
beyond name and email address

•••





Fearless journalism
in your inbox every day

Sign up for our free newsletter

• • •