"In whatever medium it appears, violence is violence. Parents need clear guidance and not alphabet soup."
-- Hillary Rodham Clinton, advocating a uniform ratings system for TV, movies and video games
"I can party any night of the year, but since when can I make $100 an hour? Of course I'm working."
-- Baby sitter Danielle Masucci, 17, of Westwood, N.J., explaining why she and many other baby sitters across the country are planning to work on New Year's Eve