Tuesday – 5/3/11

Quote of the Week   —   Posted on May 3, 2011

“It’s a moral victory. It doesn’t matter if you are a Republican or a Democrat – we are all Americans tonight.”
Missouri University Junior Ryan Reif, reacting to the death of Osama bin Laden.

Read the story at columbiamissourian.com.



The U.S. “has sent an unmistakable message: No matter how long it takes, justice will be done.”
President George W. Bush, in a statement released after President Obama called to tell him that U.S. forces had killed Osama bin Laden.  President Bush said he also congratulated the men and women of our military and intelligence communities who devoted their lives to the mission.  He said,
“This momentous achievement marks a victory for America, for people who seek peace around the world, and for all those who lost loved ones on September 11, 2001.”

Read the story at cbslocal.com.