The exchange below between PG and Amber Taylor, particularly Amber's reaction to the Posner opinion, is the inspiration for this week's Quotent Quotable. There's something about us bloggers that creates this need to gripe. Maybe it's the job description, maybe it's the personalities attracted to the job description. But we sure like to gripe.
Homer, at first, took the opposite approach when he became a food critic. But after the newspaper's staff critics point out that Homer's lowest rating went to a Pizza he found under the couch with Hot Wheels on it, Homer changes his tune.
Marge: Who wants pork chops?!
Homer: [carefully tasting the food] Sorry Marge, I'm afraid this gets my lowest rating ever. Seven thumbs up.
Marge: You always liked my pork chops.
Homer: Marge, I'm sorry, but your cooking's only got two moves, Shake and Bake.
Marge: You like Shake n' Bake. You used to put it in your coffee.
Homer: People change, Marge. My palate has grown more sophisticated.
Marge: Oh yeah, what's a palate?
Homer: Oh ... it's a ... special time in a boys life when ... got to go! [rushes out]