Quote of the Day:
“I’m turning down millions of dollars of campaign contributions—feel totally stupid doing so, but hope it is appreciated by the voters.”
— Donald Trump, GOP presidential frontrunner.
“I am so thankful to professors who take time out of their day to answer my dumb questions. It is the best part of my job.” —HuffPost political reporter Dana Liebelson.
On Miley Cyrus…
“Why did Miley Cyrus host the VMAs? She’s not funny, can’t really read.” — Washington Examiner‘s Eddie Scarry.
Question to ponder
“What kind of a sick person comments on a two year old article?” — BuzzFeed‘s Samir Mizrahi.
“Starting today, I am the new Senior Political Columnist for the New York Observer. No, I am not leaving the Washington Examiner. Here is my debut column.” — Washington Examiner‘s Ashe Schow.
Moe Tkacik heads into labor
“Amniotic fluid or did I just shit myself? Questions whose answers I can’t care about when I’m on fentanyl.” — Moe Tkacik, freelancer, former reporter at Washington City Paper.
What is this about a donkey in a pantsuit?
HuffPost‘s Sam Stein did not attend James O’Keefe’s presser
“Donald Trump has achieved the campaign skill of endless repetition.” — Politico columnist Roger Simon.
Larry King adjusting back to real life
“Trying to get back into the swing of things after the wonderful week in Israel. How have you been, Los Angeles?” — online talk show host Larry King.
Those lying media bastards…
“You do have dishonest people in the media and it’s sad. At the same time you have some very fine people.” — Trump to CNN’s Don Lemon on his program Tuesday night.