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October 28, 2012

"I can be as cynical as anyone. But when the storm comes, if it's as bad as they're predicting, you're going to wish you weren't as cynical as you otherwise might have been."

– NJ Gov. Chris Christie

October 26, 2012

"Frankly, when you take a look at Colin Powell, you have to wonder whether that's an endorsement based on issues or whether he's got a slightly different reason for preferring President Obama...I think when you have somebody of your own race that you're proud of being president of the United States -- I applaud Colin for standing with him."

– former NH Governor John Sununu

October 25, 2012

"The Republican Party wants 'moderation,' 'walking across the aisle,' 'working together,' to be the reason the party wins elections. That's what they want everybody to understand."

– Rush Limbaugh

October 24, 2012

"Even when life begins in that horrible situation of rape, something that God intended to happen."

– Indiana Senate candidate Richard Mourdock

October 22, 2012

"Freedom... Now, imagine our country without it... Defeat Obama."

– NRA ad

October 19, 2012

"If somehow the numbers don't add up, would you be willing to look again at a 20% [tax cut]?"-- Candy Crowley"Well of course they add up. I am someone who ran businesses for 25 years and balanced the budget..."-- Mitt Romney"

October 18, 2012

"I'm going to make sure you get a job. Thanks, Jeremy. Yeah, you bet."-- Mitt Romney, in Tuesday's debate"As president, I will create 12 million new jobs."-- Mitt Romney, in Tuesday's debate"The government doesn't create jobs."-- Mitt Romney, in Tuesday's debate"

– hat tip to The Dish

October 18, 2012

"We're going to have to have employers in the new economy, in the economy I'm going to bring to play, that are going to be so anxious to get good workers, they're going to be anxious to hire women."

– Mitt Romney, asked in debate if he supports equal pay for women

October 17, 2012

"It took the president 14 days before he called the attack in Benghazi an act of terror."-- Mitt Romney"No acts of terror will ever shake the resolve of this great nation, alter that character, or eclipse the light of the values that we stand for...We will not waver in our commitment to see that justice is done for this terrible act."-- Barack Obama speaking in the Rose Garden the day after the attack"

October 16, 2012

"I say Bear-ick Obama because I never heard the word Barack before...To me, it's Bear-ick...Bear-ick Obama is the greatest enemy that these regions of the country have."

– Robert E. Murray, president of the Murray Energy Corporation, whose Ohio-based company produces 30 million tons of coal per year