“Jackson, Lincoln, Truman, Eisenhower, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan and Clinton were born to ordinary families, but they spent their lives doing extraordinary things, demonstrating an interest in, and a curiosity about, the world around them. This is much less evident in Palin’s case.” — Newsweek via Caroline McCarthy "Whatever money you may need for the next five years, please take it out of the stock market. Right now. This week." —Financial shouting head Jim Cramer, about the plummeting stock market "This isn't about winning or losing." —Elisabeth Hasselbeck on The View , talking about the election's various smear campaigns. "Where would we be if Heidi never met Spencer? Isn't that weird, thinking how one person coming into someone's life changes everything?" —Lauren Conrad from The Hills , talking about life. "Apparently I've dated Josh Lucas, Brody Jenner - I didn't know who he was - and of course there's the rumour that I'm dating Emily Blunt." —Actress Anne Hathaway about internet rumors “Frankly, I sat there and listened and I’m with the guy who apparently, the day before Barclays announced they were coming in and Lehman had already filed for bankruptcy, went over to him in the gym and punched him because that’s how I feel when I, you know, when I watched that. I didn’t think he was contrite at all, I thought he was arrogant.” —Vanity Fair writer Vicki Ward on Richard Fuld getting attacked at the gym, via Delete Yourself "I dreamt I did mushrooms, then tried to give a speech. It didn't go so well, but I enjoyed it." —Lifecaster Julia Allison's Twitter , about a dream.