Politico’s: The week in one-liners: Christie, Ailes, Brown

 

 

The week’s top quotes in politics …

“I’m used to being an underdog.” — President Barack Obama talking to ABC’s George Stephanopoulos about his reelection.

“There’s too much drama and theater in politics.” — White House hopeful Jon Huntsman knocking Sarah Palin for taking so long to announce that she won’t run.

“Now is not my time.” — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie explaining why he won’t run for president.

“I think the table is set.” — Rep. Michele Bachmann responding to Christie’s announcement.

“I hired Sarah Palin because she was hot and got ratings.” — Roger Ailes on why Fox News picked up the former Alaska governor as a contributor.

“I kept my clothes on.” — Elizabeth Warren knocking Sen. Scott Brown for posing nearly nude in Cosmo.

“Thank God.” — Scott Brown expressing relief that Warren didn’t do the same thing.

“It’s totally stupid, but we can’t help ourselves.” — GOP presidential candidateNewt Gingrich revealing that he and his wife love “The Hangover.”

“It would be like Hitler playing golf with Netanyahu, okay?” — Hank Williams Jr.on Obama hitting the green with John Boehner.