___ "If anybody wants to tape my conversations, go right ahead, feel free to do it."
___ "Not God bless America. God damn America!"
___ "The fundamentals of our economy are strong."
___ "I don't think riding in a fighter plane and getting shot down is a qualification to be president."
___ "Being 99% honest is no longer enough."
___ "It's not surprising, then they get bitter, they cling to guns or religion or antipathy to people who aren't like them. . . . "
___ "The Bush administration took a lot of pride that homeownership had reached historic highs. But what we forgot in the process was that it has to be done in the context of people being able to afford their house. "
a) Wesley Clark
b) Barack Obama
c) Rev. Jeremiah A. Wright Jr.
d) Former Treasury Secretary John Snow
e) John McCain
f) John Edwards
g) Gov. Rod Blagojevich (D-Ill.)
18. Which of these things did not happen?
a) Sarah Palin told Katie Couric she read "any" and "all" newspapers, yet couldn't name one.
b) Sarah Palin pronounced herself delighted to be in the "pro-America areas" of America.
c) Sarah Palin said people who criticized John McCain's defense of our "strong" economy were unfairly attacking his "verbage."
d) Barack Obama was overheard on his cellphone referring to Sarah Palin as a "proud ignoramus" who "doesn't talk, she brays."
e) Sarah Palin made it clear that she had no idea what the vice president actually does.
1. False; 2. e,f,a,d,b,c,h,g; 3. a; 4. b,c,d,e,a; 5. d; 6. b; 7.b; 8. False; 9. b; 10. b; 11. a; 12.c,b,a; 13. d; 14.b; 15. f; 16. b; 17. g,c,e,a,f,b,d; 18.d
Paul Slansky writes the Weekly News Index at Time.com.