Nota Bene #115: RIP No. 32

“If you’re really pro-life, do me a favor—don’t lock arms and block medical clinics. If you’re so pro-life, lock arms and block cemeteries.” Who said it? Continue reading


He’s about as much an outdoorsman as Woody Allen. He can’t row.

— Dr. O. H. Frazier of the Texas Heart Institute, a longtime collaborator of artificial heart pioneer Dr. Robert Jarvik who, in a television ad for cholesterol medication Lipitor, is depicted as “among other outdoorsy pursuits, rowing a one-man racing shell swiftly across a mountain lake”; a stunt double actually did the sculling scenes.

You and I know the American people are not under-taxed. The problem is Washington spends too much of your money.

— from remarks by President Bush to the the Conservative Political Action Conference; Feb. 8.
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