[PW] ? Kavanagh-Related Quotations (Quotation Query #801)

Anna Skinner factwrangler at gmail.com
Thu Oct 4 13:33:14 PDT 2018


Because the source of the quote is the person who offered the quote,
quoting himself. Which, since he was not involved in any way that I can
ascertain in the hearings, is (in addition to being a purely snarky aside)
irrelevant to the request.

On Thu, Oct 4, 2018 at 1:15 PM Franco, Adrienne <AFranco at iona.edu> wrote:

> Why not ask him for source of the quote and not reject it solely on the
> grounds that you believe it is offensive.  No one was asked to provide only
> quotes deemed no offensive. The whole topic is so emotional for so many
> that it would be difficult to cite a quote which some might consider
> offensive.
>
> Adrienne Franco
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> > On Oct 3, 2018, at 11:10 AM, Anna Skinner <factwrangler at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > The "quote" is also offensive, irrelevant and pointlessly provocative.
> >
> > Anna
> >
> > On Wed, Oct 3, 2018 at 6:04 AM Teresa Imfeld <timfeld at warren-wilson.edu>
> > wrote:
> >
> >> Ed, your second quote is untrue and biased.  If it's meant to be funny,
> it
> >> is not!
> >>
> >> Teresa
> >>
> >>
> >> *Teresa Imfeld, MLIS*
> >>
> >> *Serials, Acquisitions, & Cataloging Specialist*
> >>
> >> *Warren Wilson College*
> >>
> >>
> >> *Swannanoa, NC  28778828-771-3898*
> >>
> >>
> >> On Wed, Oct 3, 2018 at 8:57 AM Document Delivery <DocDelivery at iona.edu>
> >> wrote:
> >>
> >>> "He spoke so honestly and at length about his beer drinking that he all
> >>> but popped open a cold one right in front of the committee." Guest on
> the
> >>> Hugh Hewitt show, yesterday, 10/2/2018
> >>>
> >>> "She remembered nothing of the incident except that Brett Kavanaugh did
> >>> it. " Ed Helmrich
> >>>
> >>> Edward Helmrich
> >>> Interlibrary Loan Office
> >>> Ryan Library
> >>> Iona College VXI
> >>> 715 North Ave.
> >>> New Rochelle, NY 10801
> >>> ________________________________________
> >>> From: Project-wombat <project-wombat-bounces at lists.project-wombat.org>
> >> on
> >>> behalf of Shapiro, Fred <fred.shapiro at yale.edu>
> >>> Sent: Tuesday, October 2, 2018 8:29 PM
> >>> To: project-wombat at lists.project-wombat.org
> >>> Subject: [PW] ? Kavanagh-Related Quotations (Quotation Query #801)
> >>>
> >>> For my eventual "Notable Quotations of the Year" list for 2018, as well
> >> as
> >>> possible inclusion in the second edition of the Yale Book of
> Quotations,
> >> I
> >>> would welcome suggestions of quotes relating to the Kavanagh nomination
> >>> that are likely to become famous and to "have legs" in the sense of
> being
> >>> memorable in the long term.  These could be utterances or writings by
> >> Judge
> >>> Kavanaugh or Dr. Ford or senators or commentators, etc.
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> Fred Shapiro
> >>>
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