Archive for December 15th, 2008


Gas is still $1.69 across the street, but in Kingsport, it’s down to $1.42 per gallon. They should be wearing masks, the thieves!

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I got this from an Associated Press story from December 14th, and though I would add my own two cents worth to each.

The Top 10 quotes of 2008, as compiled by the editor of the Yale Book of Quotations:

1. “I can see Russia from my house!” — Comedian Tina Fey, while impersonating Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin on the TV comedy show “Saturday Night Live,” broadcast Sept. 13.

Not sure if a line from a comedy routine qualifies as a quote, but it’s number one on this list. The editor of the Yale Book of Quotations must be a fan of SNL. Palin actually said you can see Russia from Alaska, which I suppose is techniclly possible.

2. “All of them, any of them that have been in front of me over all these years.” — Palin, responding to a request by CBS anchor Katie Couric to name the newspapers or magazines she reads, broadcast Oct. 1.

If not by nature, Sarah is by heart, a blonde.


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