It can be hard to keep up with who says what about any popular topic of the week or month. The last few weeks have been full of a number of events and situations that the media has sunk its teeth into. From charges of racism in the NBA to Hilary Clinton’s concussion and kidnapped girls in Nigeria, there’s a lot to keep track of.
It’s important to follow worldly and domestic events, yet many people decide to ignore what’s going on in the world around them. Don’t be one of those people! While we can’t summarize everything that’s been going on recently, reading some choice quotes about these different situations is a way to keep an eye on what’s going on.
Perhaps a quote will spark your interest, and you’ll take the time to read more about the particular topic. You never know when something might completely relevant to you or even good for a laugh. Some quotes about today’s current events include the following:
A funny quote from Bill Clinton responding to charges that his wife Hilary has brain damage: “First, they said she faked her concussion, and now they say she’s auditioning for a part in ‘The Walking Dead.”
An eery statement by David R. Dow, a lawyer in Texas specializing on death-row cases: “When you do something a lot, you get good at it. I think Texas probably does it as well as Iran.”
Commenting on the 3-years-in-waiting for the re-opening of the Washington Monument, one tourist said: “You can’t get more historic than this.”
White House Chief of Staff, Denis Mcdonough, responded to questions about the President’s reaction to recent VA scandals coming to light: “The fact of these deaths is an outrage to the president. He’s made that clear. You heard what Gen. Shinseki had to say today. He’s mad as hell about this. Nobody’s more mad than the president.”
There’s plenty more to keep track of out there. If you have any quotes from current events that are worth checking out, feel free to submit them to our site.