The top quotes in politics ...
“This is what qualifies as date night in the Obama household.” — President Barack Obama on bringing his wife to New York for fundraisers.
“The president bungled the line.” — Economist Paul Krugman criticizing Obama’s “doing fine” remark.
“You all ought to do your jobs.” — White House press secretary Jay Carney chiding reporters.
“Would you see that one of those chocolate, um, uh, chocolate goodies finds its way to our ride?” — GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney struggling to identify a doughnut.
“I think there’s a greater likelihood that I’ll be asked by Madonna to go on tour as her bass player.” — Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee on the odds he’ll be picked as Romney’s running mate.
“I think he cost me the election, and I don’t like him.” — Former President George H. W. Bush talking about Ross Perot.
“I’m actually not a cannabis user … frequently.” — Meghan McCain chatting about marijuana.