“We cannot sit back and wait any longer.” —Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, commenting on an agreement by the U.S. and Arab nations to supply opposition forces in Syria with equipment and funding
“Has he endorsed you?” —Former President George H.W. Bush, asking Mitt Romney whether his son, former President George W. Bush, has given his blessing to the Republican presidential candidate. Romney replied that he had not.
“This is an unprecedented step that will see Britain adopt the same kind of surveillance seen in China and Iran.” —Big Brother Watch Director Nick Pickles, responding to proposed legislative changes in the U.K. that would give authorities more power to monitor citizens’ Internet browser histories, phone calls and email