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Morning Chatter

Quotes of the DayThe Boybander Edition


“Next question: ‘If Venusians came to earth and promised us eternal youth in exchange for some sex slaves, would you be cool with that?’ – Slate‘s Dave Weigel.

“Considering breaking my heterosexual engagement.” — Slate‘s Matthew Ygelsias in response AP breaking news Monday that Washington state has enough votes to legalize gay marriage.

“At what point will the audience be unable to stop itself from cheering? Maybe during the Bambi’s-mother-dying section…” — TPM‘s Brian Beutler.

“Hoping Newt berates the media for holding so many debates tonight. I could totally get on board with that.” — WaPo’s Democratic Strategist and blogger Ezra Klein. We were torn between that quote and this one: “Looking forward to watching the show my Tivo assures me is beginning on NBC at 9pm ET: Fear Factor. So Mitt Romney’s going to eat a bug?” Ezzy is so funny!

“I read a ton of conservatives, but not Drudge.” — MSNBC’s Chris Hayes.

“Think I’m still drunk. This is gonna be an interesting day at the Pentagon.” — Wired.com‘s Spencer Ackerman.

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