Thursday, November 15, 2012 3:02 am
Quotations of the day
By The Associated Press
"The president's campaign, if you will, focused on giving targeted groups a big gift. He made a big effort on small things." - Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney telling top donors that President Barack Obama won re-election because of the "gifts" he had already provided to blacks, Hispanics and young voters.
"If there is a need, the military is prepared to expand the operation. We will continue to do everything to protect our citizens." - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu saying Israel could no longer stand repeated attacks on its southern towns as Israeli aircraft, tanks and naval gunboats pounded the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip on the second day of Israel's offensive against Islamic militants.