"It's the end of an error!"
-- Carolyn Hudson, Columbia, SC
"Happy New Ears!"
-- Davis Sample, Charlotte
"I don’t spend a lot of time really worrying about short-term history. I guess I don’t worry about long-term history, either, since I’m not going to be around to read it.”
-- George W. Bush, courtesy of Lee Baber, Charlotte
“They misunderestimated me."
-- George W. Bush, courtesy of Charles H. Hodge, Charlotte
"Time flies when you're having fun."
-- Kenneth Irving, Kannapolis
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Here's a selection of some of the other better lines we received:
"They said you didn't have much experience, but this is ridiculous!"
"Soon you shall reap what I've sown!"
"In 2009 I resolve to leave things better than I found them."
“There is always next year!”
Cold friends / Sat on their park bench like bookends / Silently sharing the same fears...
(Apologies to Paul Simon)
"A change is in the air and it’s about time!"
"The time is at hand for my daze in office to end."
"When your turn is over you will be bushed too!"
" But the best hiding place in the White House is ... "
Father Time to go.
“Acquaintances will be renewed
in the year of two thousand nine.
We’ll congregate on New Years Day
In the unemployment line.”
"I wish I could have let you use Blair House but it's fully occupied by candidates for the Illinois Senate seat."
"They love you now but give them some time."
“And I even have a pair of shoes for you to wear!”
"Always be careful about taking the advice of your VP!"
"Don't look at me, I only work here."
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