Quotations of the day

“Al-Qaida has suffered losses and it is trying to make an impression. The mere talk about an upcoming attack gives the group a chance to restore its shattered image … as a group capable of exporting terrorism.” — Ali al-Sarari, an analyst in Yemen.

___

“The only person who didn’t feel I was BSing them was my mother.” — Paul White, 45, a frequent lottery player who claimed his third of a $448 million Powerball jackpot in Minnesota.

___

“I see bodies. I see bodies everywhere. And I see blood. No one is moving. There was no movement. There was no sound. So I yelled out, ‘Is everybody OK? … I started hearing, ‘Help me. I’m bleeding. I’ve been shot. Help me.’” — Sgt. 1st Class Maria Guerra testifying against Maj. Nidal Hasan, accused of killing 13 people at Fort Hood, Texas, in 2009.

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s