Quotations in the News

July 25, 2015 11:15AM (UTC)
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"That was a horrific scene in there — the blood on the floor, sticks in the seats (showing the trajectory of the bullets), the smell." — Louisiana State Police Col. Michael Edmonson after top officials got a look inside the movie theater in Lafayette where a gunman fatally shot two people and injured nine others.



"I don't think that Kenyans think of Obama as African-American. They think of him as Kenyan-American." — EJ Hogendoorn, deputy program director for Africa at the International Crisis Group, as Barack Obama returned to his father's homeland for the first time as U.S. president.


"I want to go down and say: Donald Trump, you're on fire in Laredo! Because everybody feels what you think!" — Jessica Gonzalez, 79, a retired housewife from Laredo, Texas, on the problems the border town has with non-U.S. citizens.


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