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Politicians Dan Quayle 2004

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#1 DWF

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Posted 15 May 2004 - 05:06 PM

http://www.mentalsou...oup/itshard.htm

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"People that are really very weird can get into sensitive positions and have a tremendous impact on history."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

"I stand by all the misstatements that I've made."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle to Sam Donaldson, 8/17/89

"We have a firm commitment to NATO, we are a *part* of NATO. We have a firm commitment to Europe. We are a *part* of Europe."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

"Public speaking is very easy."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle to reporters in 10/88

"I am not part of the problem. I am a Republican."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

"I love California, I practically grew up in Phoenix."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

"A low voter turnout is an indication of fewer people going to the polls."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

"When I have been asked during these last weeks who caused the riots and the killing in L.A., my answer has been direct and simple: Who is to blame for the riots? The rioters are to blame. Who is to blame for the killings? The killers are to blame."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

"Illegitimacy is something we should talk about in terms of not having it."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle, 5/20/92 reported in Esquire, 8/92

He was pretty scary! :eek2:  :eek:  :eek2:  :eek:
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#2 QueenTiye

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Posted 15 May 2004 - 05:13 PM

DWF, on May 15 2004, 06:04 PM, said:

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"I stand by all the misstatements that I've made."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle to Sam Donaldson, 8/17/89

"We have a firm commitment to NATO, we are a *part* of NATO. We have a firm commitment to Europe. We are a *part* of Europe."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

"I love California, I practically grew up in Phoenix."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

ROTFLOL!!! oh boy - I needed that! :)

Oh wait - adding one...

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"What a waste it is to lose one's mind. Or not to have a mind is being very wasteful. How true that is."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

(Picked out my favs...)
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Edited by Handmaiden07, 15 May 2004 - 05:14 PM.

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#3 Shalamar

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Posted 15 May 2004 - 05:48 PM

Rolling on the Floor!!! but not necessarily with laughter... :rolleyes:  :wacko:  :p~
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#4 DWF

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Posted 15 May 2004 - 05:53 PM

I think some of my favorites come towards the bottom of the list.

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We are ready for any unforeseen event that may or may not occur."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle, 9/22/90

"For NASA, space is still a high priority."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle, 9/5/90

"Quite frankly, teachers are the only profession that teach our children."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle, 9/18/90

"The American people would not want to know of any misquotes that Dan Quayle may or may not make."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

"We're all capable of mistakes, but I do not care to enlighten you on the mistakes we may or may not have made."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

"It isn't pollution that's harming the environment. It's the impurities in our air and water that are doing it."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

"It's time for the human race to enter the solar system."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle


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#5 Lord of the Sword

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Posted 15 May 2004 - 07:12 PM

Why do you think Bush Sr. chose him? He knew that with Quayle as VP nobody would *dare* assassinate him.
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#6 Norville

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Posted 15 May 2004 - 09:07 PM

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"What a waste it is to lose one's mind. Or not to have a mind is being very wasteful. How true that is."
-- Vice President Dan Quayle

This was possibly my favorite back when he said it, and I'm still fond of it. ;)
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#7 Shalamar

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Posted 15 May 2004 - 11:32 PM

This so reminds me of the movie My Fellow Americans....
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