"They have no answer to deal with how badly they have screwed it up."
Sen. Joe Biden, chairman of the Foreign Senate Committee, on the administration's handling of the war
"One of the biggest acts of political malpractice in the history of American politics."
Terry McAuliffe, former Democratic Party chairman, on the bungled 2004 presidential campaign of Sen. John Kerry
"My priorities are to hang out with my beloved wife (until she can't take it anymore! ;))."
Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, in an E-mail on his future in politics which supporters hope will include a presidential bid
"I'll never forget the trauma when Bambi's mother was shot."
Sen. John McCain, the GOP's 2008 presidential front-runner, discussing films that have had an impact on him.
Sources: Washington Post, AP, New York Times, Variety