"Anybody who does not abide by the mandatory evacuation, our law enforcement has been instructed to ask them their next of kin."
South Carolina Gov. David Beasley, commenting as more than a half-million tourists and residents were ordered to leave the coasts of North and South Carolina with Hurricane Bonnie closing in.
"Bill Clinton strikes me as being a rare politician in contemporary terms, in that he tries to say things to pull the nation together."
Marcus Lawson, a Buffalo construction worker, explaining why he gave $500 to the president's legal defense fund