Barney Frank – What would be the nicest…

What would be the nicest thing I could say about Newt Gingrich? He may be…


“What would be the nicest thing I could say about Newt Gingrich? He may be one of the great supporters of the humanities, because you have people who don’t want to study the social sciences, because it’s not profitable, and now Newt, as the highest-paid historian in American history, may be an encouragement to people to study history.”
-Barney Frank

Barney Frank – Before this learning experience, I…

Before this learning experience, I had assumed that with regard to programs that sought to…


“Before this learning experience, I had assumed that with regard to programs that sought to help people out of poverty, the political world was essentially divided into two camps: conservatives who opposed these for a variety of reasons, and liberals who supported them.”
-Barney Frank

Barney Frank – It is, of course, further…

It is, of course, further indication that a fundamentalist right has really taken over much…


“It is, of course, further indication that a fundamentalist right has really taken over much of the Republican Party, People might cite George Bush as proof that you can be totally impervious to the effects of Harvard and Yale education.”
-Barney Frank

Barney Frank – I am not a great…

I am not a great theologian. I know there is a theological concept called invincible…


“I am not a great theologian. I know there is a theological concept called invincible ignorance in which a strong enough faith binds you to any facts to the contrary.”
-Barney Frank