Veering From Bush, Frist Backs Funding for Stem Cell Research (By SHERYL GAY STOLBERG; The New York Times; July 29, 2005)
Choice Quote: In a break with President Bush, the Senate Republican leader, Bill Frist, has decided to support a bill to expand federal financing for embryonic stem cell research, a move that could push it closer to passage and force a confrontation with the White House, which is threatening to veto the measure.
Me: Up yours, Dubya! The nightmare of power--even your allies don't let you have your way.
A Harvard Governor, Dissatisfied, Resigns (By ALAN FINDER; The New York Times; July 29, 2005)
Choice Quote: The only black member of the Harvard Corporation, the university's seven-member governing board, said yesterday that he was resigning over disagreements with Harvard's president, Lawrence H. Summers.
Me: Hey, Mr. President of Harvard University Summers, first you diss women, and now you're pissing off blacks. Go you. You're really on a roll, aren't ya?