Watercooler Quotes of the Day: 6/24/09

June 24th, 2009

“We’ve heard how the stealthy F-22 and F-35 are flying thermos bottles, struggling under the huge heat loads imposed by their powerful engines and systems. Well it seems the latest generation of vertical-lift aircraft is turning the flight decks of US Navy amphibious assault ships into frying pans.”


“In the last administration, the hack-to-wonk ratio was dangerously high. In this one, wonks have the upper hand.”

— Democratic Leadership Council CEO Bruce Reed, on the makeup of the Obama administration