Quotations in the News

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Posted: Jan 21, 2015 3:00 AM

"I have no more campaigns to run... I know, because I won both of them." — President Barack Obama, in an apparently unscripted quip near the end of his State of the Union speech.

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"President Obama will soon have a decision to make: Will he sign the bill or block good American jobs?" — Senator Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, speaking about a bill that would allow construction of the Keystone oil pipeline, during the Republican rebuttal to the President's State of the Union address.

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"I saw 'Friends' and 'Seinfeld' and thought, 'What part of New York is this?' It's not about being diverse. It's about being true to the world." — Kenya Barris, creator of ABC's "black-ish," on the lack of diversity in television shows he watched growing up.