Quotations in the News
- Article by: The Associated Press
- Associated Press
- February 7, 2014 - 3:50 AM
"The Americans used the games to wage a propaganda campaign in support of a boycott of the 1980 Summer Games in Moscow. Despite the harsh psychological setting, Soviet athletes performed notably." — The in-flight magazine of Russian Aeroflot airline on the 1980 Lake Placid Games, in its review of past Winter Games.
"I'm real excited for Jimmy Fallon. It's kind of fun to be the old guy and sit back here and see where the next generation takes this great institution." — Jay Leno, who ended a 22-year run as the host of "The Tonight Show", on his successor Jimmy Fallon.
"On the campaign, you want to be able to find an Obama voter and you want to get them to vote. In the enrollment world, you want to find someone who is uninsured and you want to get them to enroll." — Matt Saniie, who worked on President Obama's 2012 campaign and who is now analytics director at Enroll America, an organization aimed at boosting enrolment for young Americans in health insurance available through Obama's signature law.
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