Day: July 7, 2012

Politico’s: Week in one-liners – Trump, Palin, Bloomberg

Donald Trump, Sarah Palin and Michael Bloomberg are shown.  | AP Photos

The top quotes in politics …

“Are you stupid?” — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie calling out a reporter.

“First off, Nancy Pelosi is a dingbat.” — Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin going after the House minority leader.

“The fact is, I’m gay, always have been, always will be.” — CNN’s Anderson Cooper coming out.

“Justice Roberts wanted to be loved.” —  Donald Trump blasting the chief justice on his heath care ruling.

“We raised a crap ton of cash.” —  Republican consultant Wesley Donehue touting the GOP’s fundraising haul after the decision.

“I’d be kind of embarrassed if I were him to come over here.” — Sam Wurzelbacher, aka “Joe the Plumber,” dissing President Obama in Ohio.

“Told you it was Jay Carney because he has adorable glasses.” — A teenager identifying the White House press secretary on the road.

“Who wrote this sh-t?” — New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg mouthing off at a hot dog eating contest.

West Wing Week: 7/6/2012 or “The Freedom Everybody is Looking For”

The White House

This week, the President traveled to Colorado Springs to survey fire damage and honor responders. He also celebrated Independence Day with a naturalization ceremony at the White House and a picnic for military families on the South Lawn.