Bob Schieffer – The truth is the Super…

The truth is the Super Bowl long ago became more than just a football game…


“The truth is the Super Bowl long ago became more than just a football game. It’s part of our culture like turkey at Thanksgiving and lights at Christmas, and like those holidays beyond their meaning, a factor in our economy.”
-Bob Schieffer

Bob Schieffer – The Iraq war was fought…

The Iraq war was fought by one-half of one percent of us. And unless…


“The Iraq war was fought by one-half of one percent of us. And unless we were part of that small group or had a relative who was, we went about our lives as usual most of the time: no draft, no new taxes, no changes. Not so for the small group who fought the war and their families.”
-Bob Schieffer

Bob Schieffer – The government’s view is that…

The government’s view is that the best time to announce bad news, news that it…


“The government’s view is that the best time to announce bad news, news that it doesn’t want the public to dwell on is late on a Friday, when it will wind up in the Saturday papers, which if you were readers, then the week day editions. A holiday weekend is even better.”
-Bob Schieffer