Quotations of the day

“A red light for one form of weapons does not mean a green light for others. This is not a license to kill with conventional weapons. — U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, after the Security Council unanimously voted to secure and destroy Syria’s chemical weapons.

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“They could have made the nose and just put it on the nose, not in the forehead. I don’t know why they put it there.” — Alexander Seifalian, a professor of regenerative medicine at University College London, discussing a Chinese doctor’s construction of a replacement nose on a man’s forehead.

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“It will set the table for the entire military services as to what kind of evidence is necessary to find that someone can cause grievous bodily injury after testing positive for HIV.” –Kevin McDermott, defense attorney for a Kansas airman convicted of assault for exposing multiple sex partners to HIV, on the significance of the military’s highest court agreeing to hear an appeal in the case.

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