"They want us to crush the Dalai Lama and that is not right." — An unidentified monk shouting to foreign journalists visiting Lhasa, the capital of Tibet.
"The big thing about the Bear Stearns bailout — if you want to call it that — is that it kind of opens the doors for other types of bailouts like for homeowners and individuals. … If the Fed is thinking about the business community, the lending community and the credit markets, then members of Congress are tending to think about individuals." — Federal budget expert Stanley Collender of Qorvis Communications, a Washington consulting firm.
"It was a super-rewarding mission. Exciting from the start to the ending." — Endeavour shuttle commander Dominic Gorie after his seven-member crew completed an exceptionally long space station mission.
Copyright 2008 The Associated Press.