"About 25 years ago, I started out as a reporter covering politics. And that sort of just evolved into organized crime, because organized crime and politics were the same thing in Boston."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Howie Carr on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Howie Carr on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Howie Carr on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Howie Carr on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Howie Carr on Joseph Stalin
"After all these years, it's still amazing what Obama is allowed to get away with. He says low gas prices in 2009 were caused by a terrible economy, but then claims that the lower number of illegal aliens crossing the border is because of his border policies, not the same lousy economy."
"Reporters used to be blue-collar at the Globe now, it's practically required that you have a trust fund."
"Nobody has ever denied that when it comes to his trade - gigolo - John Forbes Kerry is one of the all-time greats. He's in the Gigolo Hall of Fame. See, a really good gigolo might snag one heiress in a lifetime with a nine-figure trust fund. Kerry has married two. When it comes to gigolos, he's Steve Jobs."