"It's like, who's minding the store around here? The president, for one, he better be wary, there, of when Secret Service is accompanying his family on vacation. They may be checking out the first lady instead of guarding her." _ Sarah Palin, in an interview with Fox News on the Secret Service prostitution scandal.
"I am really committed to doing a good job in the Senate. If I do a good job in the Senate, three, four, five, six years from now, I'll have a different opportunity ... to do things inside of government and outside of government." _ Sen. Marco Rubio, insisting he'll say "thanks, but no thanks" to the vice presidential spot on the Republican ticket.
"For those of you traveling abroad, bring back memories and not measles." _ Dr. Anne Schuchat, after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revealed that 2011 was the worst year for measles in the U.S. in 15 years with 222 cases.